Filmmaking is an art one is born with that blooms with creativity in the form on exceptional cinema. Motion pictures dates back to over a century in India and what may have started out as escapism from daily life for the audience is now becoming a medium of spreading awareness. From social issues to stories of heroism, films currently offer a mix of content and creativity. While you may be able to learn the technicalities in school, filmmaking is a very individualistic art. Every artist thinks and visualizes differently and that’s what makes for diversity in cinema.
Hansal Mehta is one such director who tried to successfully change social notions about filmmaking with hatke films like Aligarh, Shahid and Citylights. With intense content and a great eye for art, Hansat Mehta has been able to create some great artistic works.
We catch up with the director for a masterclass on filmmaking. Pay attention to find out what it takes to be at your creative best.