2D AnimationActingActing WorkshopAdvertisingAudition techniquesBollywood DanceCharacter DesignComic BookDa Vinci ResolveDanceDance TherapyDance WorkshopFashion / DIYFashion AccessoriesFashion Media : Blogging and Social Media ToolsFilm EditingFluteFood PhotographyGame DesignGuitarHair n Make up : Style Through the AgesHumour by Filter CopyHumour by GirliyappaImprovImprov TechniquesIndian Raaga Music and BollywoodInfluencer MarketingKathak and BollywoodLighting & LensingMartial ArtsMobile Filmmaking (Shoot on Iphone)Music ProductionNorth Indian RhythmPersonality DevelopmentPhotographyPhotographyPRRadio JockeyRadio MirchiScreen WritingSocial MediaSocial Media MarketingStop MotionStyling : UpcyclingSurreal DesignTheatre GamesTie and DyeTravel JournalismTravel PhotographyTV BroadcastingVFXVirtual Academy WorkshopVoice OverVR

Celebrate Cinema @ Whistling Woods International

We, at Whistling Woods International have always wanted to create an avenue whereby we are able to provide access to the realities of the filmmaking process to the common film lover and enthusiast. Further, we have always wanted that the vast campus & high-tech infrastructure we have built, the unique hands-on curriculum and the laudable faculty, guest & visiting faculty body that we have, is accessible to film lovers & enthusiasts.

We decided to use the opportunity of the completion of a 100 years of Indian Cinema with 2 large open-for-all events namely ‘Cinema 100’ & ‘Cinema 100 The Next Wave’. Looking at the response & feedback of the attendees, we continued this ‘open-for-all’ event as an annual affair, calling it the ‘Celebrate Cinema’, and have witnessed immense success since 2012.

Celebrate Cinema is a platform to rub shoulders with the best and learn about techniques in Indian cinema over two action-packed days. It is an open-to-all event, for all cinema lovers, aspiring filmmakers, media, design and fashion professionals, where they will have an opportunity to attend Workshops, screenings, various contests and celebrity Panel Discussions.



Inaugural Ceremony – Hrithik Roshan

Panel Discussions – September 20, 2019 | 11:00 am to 6:30 pm 

  • Cinema as Activist – The Chroniclers of our Times
    Nagraj Manjule, Neeraj Ghaywan, Prakash Jha, Swara Bhaskar
  • Actors – Leading the Charge
    Ranvir Shorey, Shweta Basu Prasad, Shweta Tripathi
  • Women Screenwriters: Moving Centre-Stage
    Alankrita Shrivastava, Atika Chohan, Kanika Dhillon, Shibani Bathija


Panel Discussions – September 21, 2019 | 11:00 am to 6:30 pm 

  • YouTubers Paving the Way
    Anish Dixit (Rickshawali), Gaurav Taneja (Flying Beast), Ranveer Allahbadia (BeerBiceps), Satya Raghavan (Director, YouTube Content Partnerships, India) 
  • Poet as Storyteller: Lyricists to the Fore
    Hussain Haidry, Kausar Munir, Shellee, Swanand Kirkire
  •  Generation Next: Future of Music
    Akshay Hariharan, Gino Banks, Hariharan, Karan Hariharan, Louiz Banks


  • 2D Animation
  • Acting
  • Acting Workshop
  • Advertising
  • Audition techniques
  • Bollywood Dance
  • Character Design
  • Comic Book
  • Da Vinci Resolve
  • Dance
  • Dance Therapy
  • Dance Workshop
  • Fashion / DIY
  • Fashion Accessories
  • Fashion Media : Blogging and Social Media Tools
  • Film Editing
  • Flute
  • Food Photography
  • Game Design
  • Guitar
  • Hair n Make up : Style Through the Ages
  • Humour by Filter Copy
  • Humour by Girliyappa
  • Improv
  • Improv Techniques
  • Indian Raaga Music and Bollywood
  • Influencer Marketing
  • Kathak and Bollywood
  • Lighting & Lensing
  • Martial Arts
  • Mobile Filmmaking (Shoot on Iphone)
  • Music Production
  • North Indian Rhythm
  • Personality Development
  • Photography
  • Photography
  • PR
  • Radio Jockey
  • Radio Mirchi
  • Screen Writing
  • Social Media
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Stop Motion
  • Styling : Upcycling
  • Surreal Design
  • Theatre Games
  • Tie and Dye
  • Travel Journalism
  • Travel Photography
  • TV Broadcasting
  • VFX
  • Virtual Academy Workshop
  • Voice Over
  • VR

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