Silver Frames ’19 - National Level Short Film Competition
Silver Frames is a yearly national level short film competition conducted by Dept. of Vis Com for the third consecutive year. The aim of this short film competition is to encourage the practice of film making and appreciation of films among the college students. This event generally involves the potential film-makers from all colleges, to explore the creative side and create new short films.
Celebrities who participated and made the event a grand success were cinematographer Mr. Chezhian who has directed the critically acclaimed Movie “TOLET” which have won many international awards. Director Mithran who debuted with the blockbuster movie “Irumbuthirai”. Mr. Jacki, Art Director who is behind the success of many movies like Paruthiveeran, Aadukalam, Visaranai, and recently released Vadachennai. Cinematographer Mr. Shanmugasundaram who visualized Aandavan Kattalai, Aaroganam, Rowthiram and 96. Mr.Krishnan Vasant cinematographer of Anbanavan Asarathavan Adangathavan, Enaku innoru peru iruku, Kalyana Samayal Satham. Actor Daniel from Idharku thanae aasai pattai bala kumara and Big boss 2 fame.
Head, Dept. of Visual Communication gave welcome address followed by Dr. Subbiah Bharathi who gave Presidential speech. In his speech he emphasized the necessity of conducting Short Film competition. Out of 51 entries we received 10 best shortlisted films 5 from SRM Group of Institutions and 5 from colleges across India were screened.
Award winners' Details:
Inter collegiate Prize Winners:
- IInd runner up - Matham, Directed by Niramal Kumar M of PSG College of Arts and Science.
- Ist runner up – Foodie.com, Directed by Roshan Kumar of MIT, Anna University.
- “SILVER FRAMES 2019” title award for the Best Short Film award was bagged by – Piravi, Directed by Udhaya Bharathi G S of DG Vaishnav College.
Intra collegiate prize winners:
- IInd runner up award – Suyavan, Directed by Hari Rajan S B of B. Com (General), SRM IST, Ramapuram.
- Ist runner up – Karam, Directed by Syed Khan of Visual Communication Dept. SRM IST, Ramapuram.
- “SILVER FRAMES 2019” title award for the Best Short Film award was bagged by Thiraipadam, Directed by Gowtham Rajendran of Film Technology, SRM IST, Ramapuram.
Mr.Vignesh, Assistant Professor proposed the vote of thanks