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Whistling Woods Bandra Base presents Jazz at the Base

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Watch one of India’s most innovative and soulful keyboard wizards at work with members of the Bombay Jazz Club. Enjoy an evening of soulful Jazz music.

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WHISTLING WOODS INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES THE FIRST ROUND OF ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR THE 2019 INTAKE

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Whistling Woods International (WWI), Asia’s premier Film, Communication and Creative Arts institute will be conducting the first round of entrance examinations for its full-time degree and diploma courses accredited to the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) for the year 2019 scheduled between 11th December to 13th December, 2018.

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Whistling Woods International (WWI) hosts CILECT World Congress 2018 to a successful conclusion in Mumbai and steps forward to help direct the future of education in cinema

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Hariharan Krishnan - Keynote Speaker

CILECT (Centre International de Liaison des Ecoles de Cinéma et de Télévision) World Congress 2018 kick-started with insightful discussions, highlighting innovations and best practices for the future of education in cinema, came to a successful end and was a roaring success. The vast gamut of information presented by veterans through presentations, discussions, and insights paved the way to develop, enrich and empower the next-generation of creative professionals.

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Whistling Woods International Hosts India’s First-ever International Congress for World Film Schools – CILECT World Congress 2018

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Meghna Ghai Puri, Stainslav Semerdjiev, Shabana Azmi, Maria Dora Mourao, Subash Ghai and Ravi Gupta

Asia’s premier institute of Film, Communication and Creative Arts, Whistling Woods International (WWI), is hosting the CILECT(Centre International de Liaison des Ecoles de Cinéma et de Télévision) World Congress 2018 in Mumbai. Adhering to this year’s theme – Directing The Future, the four-day annual event witnessed coming together of over 200 delegates, representing several film and media institutes from across the globe, to discuss about film education and the future of training for the next generation of filmmakers. This is the first time since CILECT was founded in 1955 that a film school from India has been entrusted with the responsibility to organise and host the conference.

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Whistling Woods International inaugurated the 7th edition of Celebrate Cinema by paying a tribute to the legendary director, Late Shri. Yash Chopra on his 86th Birth Anniversary

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Meghna Ghai Puri, Rameshji, Subhash Ghai and Anjum Rajabali with the potrait of Yash Chopra

Instituted to commemorate the glory of Hindi Cinema and to provide a platform to exchange thoughts with the industry experts, Whistling Woods International (WWI) inaugurated the 7th edition of Celebrate Cinema. The ‘open-to-all’ annual event, seeks to offer an enriching experience to the enthusiasts and aspirants of the world of film, communications and creative arts. This year’s festivities began on a joyous and inspiring note with the celebration of the 86th birth anniversary of the legendary director, Late, Shri. Yash Chopra.

As WWI paid homage to Late, Shri. Yash Chopra, the audience were amazed at the legend’s vision, who created iconic and blockbuster movies and paved way for generations to come. The event commenced with an AV highlighting the journey of the director. It provided the audience with insights into the life of a maestro, characterized by sheer hard work and determination to achieve success. To further celebrate the legend’s glory to the fullest, the event witnessed students from the WWI School of Music performing on the popular songs from Yash ji’s movies. The students attained valuable insights from the panel discussion on screenwriting where Subhash Ghai (Founder & Chairman, WWI), Ramesh Talwar (film director and associate of Late, Shri. Yash Chopra) and Anjum Rajabali (HOD, Screenwriting, WWI) highlighted about the incredible cinema of the director. Read more

5th Veda Session with Tanmay Bhat At Whistling Woods International

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Tanmay Bhat with students of WWI

The cultural hub of Whistling Woods International, reverberated with laughter and immense enthusiasm as the comedy- Tanmay Bhat narrated his tryst with comedy with the students of WWI. ‘With a motto’ to be a strong promoter of the present-day pop-culture, he described his journey into the world of stand-up comedy.

In a light-hearted yet informative session moderated by Chaitanya Chinchlikar, Tanmay highlighted the important and the otherwise serious aspects of comedy. “I became funny so that people would like me as I did not like myself for the longest time”- revealed Tanmay while he narrated his inclination towards comedy. Tanmay shared how comedy was an instinct for him and hence he used it as a method to ‘fit-in’ during his childhood. On preaching the students about following a career path with honesty and love, he said, ‘Decisions that I made have never been money or strategy driven. I follow what I am most excited and passionate about’. Further, in the conversation, he discussed his past projects and mentioned the technical aspects involved in various mediums of comedy. Read more

“Never Compromise In What you Believe In”, shared the Megastar Aamir Khan at the 5th Veda Session, Hosted by Whistling Woods International

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Since inception, the cultural hub of Whistling Woods International (WWI), 5th Veda has been applauded for the insights and knowledge it provides to the students. These sessions manifest and help in overall development in the domain of filmmaking, communication, and creative art forms. Continuing this glorious tradition to impart education in a truly inspirational manner, WWI celebrated the first session of its 8th season of the 5th Veda in the presence of the superstar and the perfectionist - Aamir Khan.

Aamir graced the event by contributing to the tree plantation campaign initiated by Subhash Ghai. The session started with a wonderful composition by the talented students of WWI School of Music. They performed a melodious musical in the honor of Aamir Khan. What followed was a candid session, as Subhash Ghai invited Aamir to share his journey about his career and growth as an artist. On appreciating the actor for his contribution to Hindi cinema, Subhash Ghai said, “Aamir is one of my favorite actors. He has a passion for cinema and compassion for human beings.” Read more