Regarding Tent Cinema

Step into the world of… Tent Cinema!

For those interested in debuting into film career in Bangalore there can be no better place to start than the fully-equipped film teaching institution like TENT CINEMA set up by Nagathihalli Chandrashekar , a renowned Kannada author and filmmaker of repute.

The USP of this Institute includes:

  • More Practical’s and less theory
  • Current Kannada film industry experts as Faculty base
  • Well thought out, up-to-date and tested curriculum
  • Industry visits – to shootings, and studio’s
  • Continuous improvement in our courses.
  • Audition opportunities

Set up in 2013 by Chandrashekar, often referred as `Meshtru’ in Kannada because of his long association with teaching, the courses are designed to suit not just aspiring youth but any interested seekers belonging to different age groups and professions. The courses are flexi-timed and affordable too.

The school is open throughout the year and is proud to have on its faculty: many celebrities and experienced personalities in the film Industry who are talk-of-the-town today. These teachers are serving the Institution with sincerity and dedication, exchanging vignettes of their illustrious careers to students.

So far the school has produced more than 25 short films wholly created by the Acting course students, (YouTube Link provided below) always helped along by the active participation of students from Editing, scripts writing a Film making courses.

Thus the students experience in this exercise, an overview of all the skills involved in making a mainstream full-length movie.

All the different skill-sets and departments of Cinema like Acting, direction, Script writing, Music, Dialogues, Lyrics, Cinematography and editing are taught professionally, by which the students gain experience in all-round film making.

The courses are carefully structured to benefit different timings and duration like Part time, Full time, weekend courses, workshops, camps and the like.

Different aspects of film making like Classroom sessions, Group activity, Film viewing, Studio visits, educational trips to outdoor locations, short film making assignments are included here in a unique student-friendly way.

Celebrity film personalities and artistes like Film director Pawan K Wadeyar, TN Seetharam, P Seshadri, Prakash Belawadi, Abhay Simha, senior actor Shivaram, lead actor Ramesh arvind, actress Vinaya Prasad, Cinematographers Manohar Joshi, Sathya Hegde, Lyricist Kaviraj, Music director V Manohar and others have already taught here enriching the students with invaluable inputs drawn from their successful careers.

Many young artistes and student alumni of this school are already actively participating on the Stage, TV serials and Reality shows besides debuting in the Film Industry as well.

Many other Film Industry celebrities like Yogaraj Bhat, Pawan Kumar, Arjun Janya, Shashank , Girish Kasaravalli, Ananya Kasaravalli,Actress Sudha Rani, Actor Dhananjaya, Suchendra Prasad have delivered Guest Lectures over a period of time greatly benefitting the student community with greater Knowledge  and up-skilling.

Upcoming courses in the near future includes:

  • A Complete Film Making Course to be held between Jan 21 to Jan 26th for six days, incorporating Casting of artistes and Technicians, Pre-Production, Screenplay, Lyrics, Cinematography and Music. The course will be guided on by KM Chaitanya throughout and the art of a full film making will be handled by Nagathihalli Chandrashekar himself.
  • Music will be taught by Poornachandra Tejaswi and Economics of Film making will be handled by Pawan Kumar (of Lucia fame).
  • The Course syllabus includes a short film making from the scratch with students of all other departments actively participating in it too.


For more details, contact:

Tent Cinema

Lyrics, 3rd Floor,

#184, 17th Main Road Banashankari 2nd Stage,

Bangalore560 070.

080 6569 5500



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