The Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM) department of Vivekanand Education Society’s College of Arts, Science and Commerce (VESASC) held its annual inter-collegiate festival “Impressions 2018-19” on December 21st to 23rd , in association with Rotaract Club of V.E.S. College, enabling students of the media stream to showcase their talents across varied media disciplines like graffiti, short-film making and PR. Students from more than 27 colleges in Mumbai participated in the fest whose theme was “NOW STREAMING” with the core idea of showcasing entertainment from varies platforms of online series .
Mass Media students at V.E.S. exemplify their learning and exhibit their talent through their festival called ‘Impressions’, a three day media festival which saw the light of day in January, 2004. It has been successfully conducted since the past two years and has been perceived and envisioned as a serious media festival encompassing mediums like Journalism, Advertising, Radio, Public Relations, Marketing, Films, Theatre and online forms of infotainment and so on for media students across the city through events, seminars and workshops. The event is being conducted for more than a 16 years now.
The festival has been conceptualized as a podium to spot, hone and nurture the next-gen media professional from among the vast talent pool of students present with the help of luminaries like Bharat Sinha from Phantom Films who will be a key presence at the fest. Presence of celebrity judges like Shahbaz Khan, Benjamin , Kalai, Vinod Mahabale, Pankaj Makwana, Bhushan Shinde, DD Chandy, Mohit Jadhwani, Karan Chauhan, Amitava Ganguly, Raghav Ramadoss, Vrunda Moghe, Harish Moyal, Kiran Rajput, Rohit Kolkate, Vikesh Patel, Prakash Surve, Shikha Dutta, Saddam Shaikh, Farhan Shaikh, Yaseen Shariff, Farhan Shaikh, upped the glamour quotient for the festival.