6th Edition : 3-8 July, 2023 : Nandan, Kolkata

Mr. Sudipto Acharyya: Jury Introduction: 5th SASFF 2022

Mr. Sudipto Acharyya is a film educator and an independent filmmaker. He is an alumni of FTII Pune and has completed his Masters in Film Studies from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He has taught in FTII-Pune and several other film institutes. Sudipto is involved in popularising Cinema viewing and appreciation among cinephiles through a range of workshops on Cinema; its Elements, Discourses in Documentary Cinema, Experimental Cinema, Screenplay Writing, Auteur Studies, National Cinemas and a host of other subjects. His academic interests are in aurality of Cinema and film philosophy. Sudipto is currently working as a Senior Faculty and Head of Affiliations and Academics-Short Course Unit in the School of Filmmaking at Whistling Woods International – Mumbai.