Monday, 18 July 2011


Indian Film & Television Institute, North India’s biggest media institute, situated at Meerut, has an eye for talent and aims to bring together talented people on one platform.
Indian Film & Television Institute, Meerut has been the pioneer in organizing one of the BIGGEST talent hunts of Western UP & NCR,  so that aspiring students wanting to enter the fields of ACTING, MODELING, DANCING & SINGING can get training at IFTI and are able to get a platform for performance.
“HUNAR DIKHLA JA”  an event for AUDITIONS FOR ADMISSIONS,was conceived last year with this aim, to bring to light, the multitudinous talents present in the people of Western Up who are usually not recognized by the media and entertainment industry.
This year “HUNAR DIKHLA JA” is being organized at 7 different cities, which started with SAHARANPUR on 30th April . Famous actors Paintal and Kanwaljit came to SAHARANPUR to judge this mega talent hunt which SHOWCASED the best talents of the city and IFTI was able to select some very talented young people for its forthcoming sessions.
The second Audition was held at DEHRADUN on 15th May where, notable personalities like Gurdip Punjj of Sanjivni fame, and Hitendra Paintal from the film & television industries were present to judge the event.
The next Audition was held at ALWAR, on 6th June at Hotel Aravali, preceded by a Press Conference on 27th May where well know actor  Mr. K Paintal had presiding over.The Alwar Audition also had Actor & Anchor, Srivardhan Trivedi of SANSANI fame, judging the talents of the students together with Paintal, Javed Khan( HOD Singing, of Indore-Delhi Gharana) and Suraj Sharma( Assistant, Remo D’Souza)
On 16th July,  Audition For Selection was held at ROORKEE for talented students of the city and other nearby towns like Haridwar etc. The event was at Hotel Centruum, Delhi Road from 9 am-4 pm.The Judges comprised of Mr.Paintal and  the faculty and Directors of IFTI. More than 100 enthusiastic youngsters participated and showed their unique talent in various categories like acting, singing, dancing and modeling. It was noticed that Roorke emerged as one of the biggest hot spots of talents in the entire UP during this Hunar Dikhla Ja Auditions!
The finalists of every category of each contest would get scholarships at IFTI of 25 %-15%-10%. The students with exemplary talent would be given roles in the forthcoming film to be produced by IFTI.Admitted students at IFTI would be given opportunities to showcase their talents while they are studying at IFTI through numerous shows, events and films.This  event gives ample opportunity to youngsters to showcase their hidden talents and get training under the masters of the media industry.

Renowned Cultural Center of Agra, KALAKRITI does Campus Selection of 6 dance students of IFTI

6 students of  Dance Course have been selected by the renowned cultural center of Agra, KALAKRITI.These students have been selected as professional dancers for the Ballet Group that showcases well prepared dance dramas in the backdrop of an artificially made Taj Mahal.The students who have been selected through audition are Kapil Sadi, Archna Daksh, Shivani Teotia, Puneet Mittal, Puja Chowdhary and Monika Sharma.These students would not only be given suitable renumeration by the organization, but would also be provided  lodging & mess.
Constituted by Mr.Ashok Jain, KALAKRITI, is a unique cultural organization, that has built a replica of  Tajmahal in 800 kilos of marble which is a wonderous sight to watch. Every day, a beautiful musical drama based on the romantic saga of Mumtaz Mahal is performed by a groups of talented artists and dancers.
 KALAKRITI  is always looking for talented dancers & artists who could make these performances more lively and vibrant for the audiences, and for selection of such talents, they visit well known training centers and media academies where they conduct campus selection.
On 6th May at IFTI campus, the dance master/Director of these shows at KALAKRITI, Mr.Kamalnath visited and conducted a series of Auditions of talented dance students of IFTI.By doing so, he not only assured offering them a platform, but also assisted IFTI in its constant endeavour to give promotion and platform to all its students in boosting their careers.
Indian Film & Television Institute is one of the biggest media institutes of North India that offers flagship courses in Mass Communication & Journalism, Film & TV Direction, Acting for TV & Films, Dancing, Singing, Modelling and many more related with the Television & Film industries. The students get trained under veteran media personalities.
Kamalnath is a well known Choreographer of Hindi & Regional films and has always been a great dance master, having directed famous film starts like Sanjay Dutt, Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan etc in his prime time. Today being associated with this mega production of KALAKRITI, he ensures that the hidden pearls of talents available in smaller cities like Meerut should also be given a chance to excel and perform.
IFTI has once again been successful in its humble endeavour of giving a suitable platform to its deserving students who come here with hope of a bright future shining in their eyes.