Archive for July, 2012

India Will Be Hub Centre For Film Shootings-Sandeep Marwah

July 20, 2012

Seminar:Destination India-A Hub For Films


“There is a huge challenge before the film industry to prove and to convert India as the hub centre for the film shootings from all over the World” said Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios and Chairperson Entertainment And Media Committee PHD Chamber of Commerce while conducting the National Seminar in New Delhi after observing one minute silence for the peace of departed soul of legend Rajesh Khanna.

“We are bringing in many changes in our day to day conduct in the organizations related to film business” explained Vinod Lamba President of Film Federation Of India, the Apex body of Indian Film Industry.

“We are going to support every cause of entertainment industry to promote to the highest level” said Suman Jyoti Khaitan Senior Vice President PHD in his opening remarks.

Documentary film maker Pankaj Butalia, Commercial film maker Ashok Tyagi, British film maker Peter Wobster presented their point of views to the jam packed auditorium full of enthusiastic film, TV and media persons.

Nirupama Kotru explained that 90 percent of the film business is in the hands of private people therefore government is more of a facilitator than operator.

Susmita Shekar Secretary General PHD paid vote of thanks to all the participants for being part of the seminar generating new ideas.

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Rajesh Khanna Will Live For Ever-Sandeep Marwah

July 18, 2012

Rajesh Khanna At Marwah Studios

One of the most prominent member of International Film And Television Research Centre and International Film And Television Club Of Asian Academy Of Film And Television is physically may not be there but he will live for all time to come” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios extending his heart felt condolences to the family.

“We are probably the first one to do research work on the films of Rajesh Khanna” added Marwah recollecting his visits to the campus. 160 feature films and short films are the part of Sewa Ram Mawah Library at Marwah Studios. Some of his films are part of the curriculum of Acting and Direction course.

Rajesh Khanna is one of the only actors who has worked with largest number of directors and heroines during his 40 years in Cinema. The first super star of Indian Cinema left mark in the hearts of millions of people all over the World.

Indo Nigerian Film Association Will Support AGN

July 18, 2012

Indo Nigerian Film association

“We are here to support Indo Nigerian relations especially related to film and television business” said Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios & Chairperson of Indo Nigerian Film Association while addressing the group of young artist members of Actors Guild of Nigeria.

“We have planned some special short term courses for all those who would like to take formal training in film and television discipline before entering into this field including Media Management” added Marwah who organized a special meet of the participants at Marwah Studios.

“I am keen that my boys should be prepared well before starting any film assignment in joint venture and AAFT is the best place for all media activities” said Prince Ifeanyi Dike Founder and Chairman Board of trustee of Actors Guild of Nigeria. Present on the occasion Peter E. A. O. Eguakhide Vice President AGN Asia Chapter, also encouraged the members to train themselves

International Media Guru Conferred On Sandeep Marwah

July 17, 2012

“Twenty Years as Director of a Film School churned out 10,000 Media Professionals hailing from 28 states 5 Union Territories of India and 90 countries of the World, 6 education centers, Asian Education Group- now the third biggest setup of film and TV training in the World” forced the audience to welcome the international media personality Sandeep Marwah on stage with standing ovation.

The Award Citation and a scarf handed over to Sandeep Marwah by Great Hindu Guru His Holiness Shankracharya Prabhakar Mishra, the former Vice Chancellor of Sanskrit University in a jam packed hall at ISKON Temple auditorium in New Delhi represented by hundreds of religious and spiritual organizations from different parts of the World.

“It is for the first time in last 100 years we are nominating anyone as International Media Guru. Sandeep Marwah deserves this designation. The whole World with 6 billion people must believe in him and his ideology.” said Shankracharya Prabhakar Mishra.

“It was in Cairo when I met Samuel Jackson who joked and said you are an International Media guru, today I have been nominated. I am feeling so elevated. I will give my best to the media World” said Sandeep Marwah.

Sandeep Marwah Spoke On International Cooperative Day

July 14, 2012

Marwah Spoke On International Cooperative Day

United Nation has fixed 7th July as International Cooperative Day and 2012 has been declared as the Cooperative Year. The idea is to highlight the need and benefits of cooperative movement which has already a successful pattern of developing countries with large number of people’s cooperation.

“A large number of fake cooperative societies are betraying their depositors trust and their undesirable activities need to be checked without delay. The state govt. would soon amend the Maharashtra cooperative act to make it strict” said Prithiviraj Chauhan Chief Minister of Maharashtra during the International seminar on Cooperatives held at Shirdhi.

Present on the occasion Dr.Dinesh CEO of National Cooperative Union of India expressed his desire to promote cooperative trade in India for which he offered full cooperation from Government.

“It is now the duty of media to highlight this movement promoted by Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru then the Prime Minister of India” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.

We Will Mis Rustam E Hind Dara Singh -Sandeep Marwah

July 14, 2012

Dara Singh Remembered At Marwah Studios

“A veteran actor, an achiever a complete human being Rutam E Hind Dara Singh has left a huge vacuum in the family of Indian Film Industry” said Sandeep Marwah President of Asian Education Group at a cozy function at Marwah Studios.

Dara Singh was the first rustler to be nominated to Rajya Sabha who has worked in more than 100 films and directed few. He was the only one to be titled Rustam E Hind.

“The industry has lost The Real Hanuman-a fighter for the good cause” Marwah added who was addressing to the students and faculty of AAFT, ASMS, ABS and ASC to pay respect to the departed soul.

76th Session Of AAFT opened With Great Pomp And Show

July 11, 2012

76th Batch Opened

“We need sincere films which can leave an impact on the audience so that we can maintain our traditions and culture intact” said Sanghpriya Gautam former Union Minister, Government of India while lighting the lamp on the inauguration of 76th batch of AAFT Asian Academy of Film And Television at Noida.

“This is the probably only film school where at every step Indian culture is taught and learned along with film and television training” alleged Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios and Asian Education Group.

Congratulating young and enthusiastic students Manohar Singh Business Editor PTI, Ashok Vasudev renowned Astrologer , Anurag Punetha Anchor and Producer of P7, Pramod Pushkaran vetron Photographer and Rakesh Agarwal Managing Director of Comcon Technologies expressed their views and shared experience to aspiring film makers.

Two Days Malhar Festival At Ajmer

July 9, 2012

The setting was perfect. As the rains drenched Ajmer, art and culture enthusiasts soaked in the spirit of the monsoon through 2 days art and music Malhaar Festival, a concept by Dr Sudeep Rai and Gulsha Begum organized by Divine Abodes Al Ikhlas Gallery at Ajmer.

“This is a perfect setting for Monsoon in Ajmer. The paintings are extraordinary and communicating appreciation at the efforts of the artist and the organizer for bringing such a beautiful concept of Malhaar in Ajmer” said Dr Brijesh Mathur Chief of Jawahar Lal Nehru Hospital while inaugurating the exhibition.

.Michael Templin, from Germany showcased his collection. Michael says the invitation itself leaving a mystical impression. The fog and cloud make a secretly element. Dr Sudeep Rai in his paintings have defined a perfect mystical mountain.

“I must appreciate the initiative Divine Abodes has taken in promoting art at Ajmer” said Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios who himself is an art lover.

Gulshaa Begums art draws its spirit from the classical raga Malhaar theme With the splash of rain, colors and musical hues. Jitendra Patniwals portrait of surdas, meera bai and tansen is a representation of the medieval singers who are said to have been capable of invoking rains using various kinds of Raga Malhaar. Archana Tela represented the theme of monsoon colors in her paintings.

The second day of the festival saw the musical recital by Dr. Sudeep Rai disciple of Pandit Debu Chaudhari accompanied by Amjad Khan on Tabla.

The guest list also included Ajay Vikram Singh, Ex Defence Sec , Rajesh Meena IAS SP, Ajmer, Naseem Akhtar Insaaf Minister for Education, Rajasthan , Kamal Bakolia Mayor, Ajmer, Narin Shahni UIT Chairman, Ajmer, Mr Mohammad Hanif, Additional Collector, Ajmer , Sathish Arora Dir Merwara Palace Hotel, Wahid Hussan Angarey ( sec Anjuman Committee, Ajmer Dargah)

Blockbuster Launched At Mumbai

July 9, 2012

Blockbuster Launched

Yet another trade magazine ‘Blockbuster’ to represent the biggest film industry of the World launched by no other than the Icon of Indian film Industry Amitabh Bachchan at Hotel Novotel at Juhu, Mumbai conceived by renowned producer T.P.Agarwal

“A lot to be said and written from producer’s point of view” expressed T.P.Agarwal. “I am privileged to launch an important magazine like this” said Amitabh Bachchan. “We will prove this magazine to be different, genuine and upto your utmost satisfaction” said Bhawana Somaaya editor of the Magazine. “We still need correct trade related information, I am sure Blockbuster will fill this gap” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.

The star studded function was attended by Sanjay Dutt, Parachi Desai, Jaya Prada, Madhur Bhandarkar, Ashok Pandit, Ashutosh Gawarikar, Ashok Tyagi, Rahul Agarwal, Rahul Roy, Mukesh Bhatt, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Manoj Tewari, Anil Sharma, Nitin Keni, Sudhir Mishra and many other Celebrities.

AAFT IS Proud Of Preeti Tripathi

July 3, 2012

An award winning director, producer and a well-known name in news anchoring and short films, Preeti Tripathi is a renowned television personality in Madhya Pradesh. She graduated in Film / TV Production & Direction from “The Asian Academy of Film and Television (AAFT)”, NOIDA. In addition, she acquired a Master’s degree in English Literature; Preeti worked as a senior newsreader with Bhopal Doordarshan for fifteen years. Thereafter, she was the Head of Programming at BIG 92.7 FM-Radio, the initiative of Reliance Ad labs- at Bhopal.

Over the past decade and a half she has produced TV software across genres (documentaries, tele-films, TV Series, Variety Entertainment shows, Ad-films for different channels of Doordarshan and others. To date, Preeti has produced over 50 non-fiction and fiction films, besides producing TV series & Corporate films.

Her name features among the leading women of Madhya Pradesh and is respected for her noteworthy contribution to her state and country. In 2006, her maiden Play “Azeezan” (based on the first war of independence-1857) was staged at Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal. Subsequently, it traveled to various cities of MP and is now slated to be made into a mega feature film shortly. The launch of her film will be at IFFTAC 2012.

Recently she has been nominated as the Director of International Festival of Films on Tribal Art and Culture 2012 informed Sandeep Marwah Director of Asian Academy Of Film And Television.