IIFA 2023 to Host Masterclasses with Kabir Khan, Omung Kumar, and Nabila
The 23rd edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards will be held in Abu Dhabi from May 26-27, 2023. In addition to the awards ceremony, IIFA will also host a series of masterclasses and workshops with some of the biggest names in Indian cinema.
Kabir Khan is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and cinematographer. He is best known for directing the films Ek Tha Tiger (2012), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015), and 83 (2021). Khan's masterclass will focus on the art of storytelling and the filmmaking process. He will share his insights on how to develop a strong story, how to cast and work with actors, and how to create visually stunning films.
Omung Kumar is an Indian film director and production designer. He is best known for directing the films Mary Kom (2014), Sarbjit (2016), and PM Narendra Modi (2019). Kumar's masterclass will focus on the art of production design and the importance of creating a visually appealing film. He will share his insights on how to choose the right locations, how to design sets, and how to use props and costumes to create a realistic and immersive film world.
Nabila is a renowned hair and makeup artist who has worked with some of the biggest stars in Bollywood. She is known for her innovative and elegant looks, and she has won numerous awards for her work. Nabila's masterclass will focus on the art of hair and makeup and the importance of creating a look that is both beautiful and functional. She will share her insights on how to choose the right products, how to apply makeup for different skin types, and how to create looks that are both timeless and trendy.
The masterclasses will be held at the Community Hub, part of twofour54's media and entertainment community Yas Creative Hub. The Community Hub is a state-of-the-art facility that provides a space for creatives to collaborate, learn, and grow. The masterclasses will be open to the public and will offer attendees the opportunity to learn from some of the best filmmakers and artists in India.
The masterclasses are part of IIFA's commitment to supporting the growth of the Indian film industry. IIFA is a global platform that celebrates Indian cinema, and the masterclasses will provide an opportunity for filmmakers and artists to share their knowledge and expertise with the next generation of talent.
The masterclasses are also part of Abu Dhabi's efforts to become a global hub for film production. Abu Dhabi has a strong film industry, and the masterclasses will help to attract even more filmmakers to the emirate.
The masterclasses are a great opportunity for anyone interested in Indian cinema or the filmmaking process. The masterclasses will provide attendees with valuable insights from some of the best filmmakers and artists in India.