ALTBalaji, as a part of their massive ongoing campaign, #ALTBingeathon, launches a YouTube series titled ‘The Director’s Lab’. For the same, ALTBalaji has tied up with two reputed B-schools, Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communications and MET Institute of Management. It aims to bridge the gap and help aspiring students to get practical knowledge in the world of showbiz before they set foot in the very competitive industry of film-making and direction. ‘The Director’s Lab’ is aimed to be a masterclass from the experienced in the business, where a student representative from the esteemed B-Schools will interview one director each week.
The directors from ALTBalaji have been widely acclaimed for the various ALTBalaji shows spanning multiple genres. The students will get a one-of-a-kind opportunity to interact with the likes of Priyanka Ghose (Director- Broken But Beautiful 3), Sattwik Mohanty (Director- Dark 7 White), Akshay Choubey (Director- Puncch Beat 2), and Santosh Singh (Director- Fittrat and Apharan 2). The first video with Priyanka Ghose is out now on ALTBalaji’s YouTube page.
Associating with Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication and MET Institute of Management ensures students from the post-graduate batch get all their queries answered through a student representative elected by their management. The series aims at preparing them for the upcoming challenges in their careers. The masterclass will be a valuable addition to the students’ achievements and help them reach the stars in their careers. Moreover, the directors are open to sharing their plethora of experience, thus providing the students with an edge and boost their confidence.
Divya Dixit, SVP, Revenue & Marketing ALTBalaji said, “ALTBalaji has always been catering to the youth with 80% of our audience being below the age of 35. With ‘The Director’s Lab’, ALTBalaji intends to do more for the students’ community and aid the growth of the country’s aspiring storytellers. The better the storytellers, the better the stories. We see it as a brilliant space for students to develop their skills and be the new names behind our various shows hopefully in future”.