After receiving an overwhelming response for ‘The Writers’ Lab, a YouTube online masterclass with director Abhijit Das (director of ALTBalaji’s popular web series, Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain), ALTBalaji in association with the Symbiosis Institute of Media & Mass Communication (SIMC), have conducted yet another engaging, interactive and productive session for ‘The Writers’ Lab’ this week with renowned director Nandita Mehra, who has directed the two seasons of Baarish web-series on ALTBalaji!
The second one featuring Nandita Mehra is quite exciting yet informative as they discuss various topics. Topics like the difference between working for television soaps and web series on OTT platforms, writing, and execution as a challenge for writers and storytellers in television and OTT platforms, catering to audiences changing demand, viewers’ binge-watching habits changing over the last couple of years, were discussed.
ALTBalaji has come up with a thoughtful and unique initiative – ‘The Writers’ Lab’ to bridge the gap between the prolific writers and directors of the entertainment industry and aspiring students of cinema. The idea behind ‘The Writers’ Lab’ is to create a platform on ALTBalaji’s YouTube channel, which imparts tips and tricks of writing for the web (films and digital shows), wherein the industry professionals would be interviewed directly by the aspiring students.
For the same, the team of ALTBalaji has collaborated with the Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC) to conduct weekly online masterclasses to bridge the gap and inspire the upcoming generations.
Catch the second episode featuring Nandita Mehra talking about ‘Romantic series have an enticing aura’ right away on ALTBalaji’s YouTube channel.