“Mimesis”, a one day documentary film festival was organised @ MBL Media School. The festival was organised to screen and discuss some of the world class documentaries and also introduce various formats of documentary filmmaking. Shibu Chakravarthy a noted lyricst and Sr. General Manager @ MediaOne TV inaugurated the event. Sreemith, well known documentary film maker also interacted with the students.
‘Victim of Laurel’ produced by P.K. Ashhab Ayub and Mansoor Ali (students of MBL Media School) won award for best documentary film in the competition conducted by Rasmi Film Society.
The diploma film “Human Island” produced by Fasilul Farisa, a student of MBL Media School received Bronze Beaver Award at National Science Festival organised by Dept of Science and Technology and National Council of Science Museums. The festival was held at Lucknow on 4-8 February 2015.
Ijas Muhammed won Sharath Chandran Award for the best activist documentary film for his documentary “Unity Yet Diversity” at Youth Spring Film Festival 2015 held at Calicut. Ahammed Naseeb, another student of MBL Media School won best cinematographer award for this documentary film.
MBL Media School organized one day media orientation programme on 28th June 2015. It was designed to help the participants understand the basics of important tools, techniques and strategies in the mass communication media. Abdul Latheef Naha (The Hindu), Saneesh E (MediaOne TV) and Vinod Sukumaran (Film Director) were conducted lectures during the programme.
MBL Media School in collaboration with Pedestrian Pictures organizes screening of documentaries and short films at Crown Theatre, Calicut on 3rd Sunday of every month. Such an initiative is unique in this country.