Workshop for film fraternity

Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan

In a unique initiative  by G Shiva, President of AIFEC ( All India Film Employees Confederation) under the guidance of chairman of the Media & Entertainment Skills Council Dr Kamal Hassan decided to  organize a 3-day workshop bringing together 35 film unions for conducting Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)  for about 10,000 workforce currently working in the film industry . The three-day workshop would involve training which would be conducted by national and international film dignitaries, technicians, specialists in 16 trades/job roles and certificates given for the prior skills. The film union unanimously has announced a 3-day work holiday for the skilling during second week of November making it a “workers driven” initiative.