Director Kamal has said that the soul of film exists in the heart of artists and not in technicians.He was inaugurating film studies department and theater at Malayalam University.
“New generation in film field should grow with the artistic mind.
Film appreciation is the real learning . Students should learn film appreciation ,first.
Cinema has a language.One should enjoy it.It is the art of people. For appreciating films,education is necessary.
When technology hijacked the movie field, its nostalgia has been lost.
There is a lack of Malayalam identity in present day movies.
Study should not be limited to art film alone.Commercial movies also should be taken for studies.Then only ,its space can be measured.”-he said.
The course will enlighten those who have a spark of creativity-said Vice Chancellor K.Jaya Kumar.
This course will inspire the creativity.
This will enable learners to know the theoretical aspects of world cinema.He said that it is the comprehensive course unavailable anywhere in India.
Registrar Prof.K.M.Bharathan,Prof. Desamanagalam Ramakrishnan,Prof.T. Anithakumari spoke.Prof.Madhu Iravankara welcomed the gathering and Sajeer expressed vote of thanks.