Nawazuddin Siddiqui shares his personal experiences with students at the Master Mantra
Master Mantra is an initiative by ZIMA which offers opportunities for students to interact with industry experts from different fields of film making
Known for his critically acclaimed performances in movies like ‘Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2’, Talaash, Kahaani, Bombay Talkies etc, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui was seen sharing his experience with students during Master Mantra organized by the Zee Institute of Media Arts (ZIMA). The session focused on topics related to filmmaking, his personal experiences and his journey through the unfavorable circumstances during his struggle period.MASTER MANTRA is a platform offered by Zee Institute of Media Arts (ZIMA) for all enthusiasts to gain exposure from renowned creative personality and understand the dynamics of the industry. This seminar was attended by 250 students coming from various academic backgrounds.
Master Mantra is an open forum that allows interactive sessions with experienced seniors from the industry to meet students and provide them an insight about the profession and its technicalities. Exploring the different facets of filmmaking, and commenting on his experience, actor, Nawazuddin Siddiqui said,
“It was a good session with the students of Zee Institute of Media Arts. From the kind of questions the students asked, it was evident that they are passionate about film-making. If you are hard-working, you will succeed in this industry, it is not always necessary to have a Godfather. My message to all the aspiring actors is to work with honesty and do the kind of cinema that excites you. It is important to experiment with the different kind of cinema”, said Mr. Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
“We have always maintained that for creative and innovative thinking, students should get exposure of the creative world. We are glad to receive enriching experiences from well known personalities in this field. We hope to bring in more such sessions which help students build their future path”, said Mr. Anshuman, Youth Business Head at ZIMA.
ZIMA combines the technical aspects with core design and aesthetic skills. All the courses offered have been developed by veteran & renowned industry professionals keeping with the demand of the industry.
A student attending Master Mantra commented, “We were taught of how crucial it is to backup your dreams with proper knowledge & conviction, but when we met Nawaz Sir who himself had such an inspiring journey, it was like seeing a practical application of what we are taught here in our Institute.”
ZIMA is fast becoming a benchmark in producing production ready artists in the industry with the help of its stimulating environment, distinctive training style and industry relevant curriculum. ZIMA offers globally-accepted standards of media education in the field of Film Making, Direction, Acting, Voicing & TV Presentation, Screenwriting, Executive Producer, Ad Filmmaking, Cinematography, Sound Engineering, Editing, Autodesk Smoke & Flame and other related fields for a successful career.
About Zee Institute of Media Arts (ZIMA):
It is an integral part of Zee Learn Limited, education division of Zee Networks, which is a leading entertainment and media conglomerate. ZIMA Digital Academy for film is the latest media education hub and a new talent hot spot for Bollywood and the media world.
ZIMA has been a gateway to the exciting and fast-growing world of Media and Film making built on the rich heritage and strong foundations of the Zee Network. ZIMA was envisaged by its founders to be a hub of cutting-edge technology and traditional expertise to provide platform of limitless opportunities to a career in film making and media world.
Today, ZIMA is a digital academy film school which equips youth with skills and nurture talents.