The Certificate in Practical Filmmaking course is intended for individuals with almost no
filmmaking background and offers understudies a chance to work through a full generation
cycle on a short film-from content advancement through to after creation.
The course focuses on the study of four essential components of filmmaking: writing, directing,
cinematography, and editing. To apply the ideas they learn in class, students write, produce,
direct, and edit a short film exercises, using HD cameras, lighting packages, and advanced editing
Practical workshops and training exercises provide a well-balanced prologue to the technical
the craft of filmmaking and the art of visual storytelling.
Working in Pakistani media for more than 15 years, Bilal is best acknowledged as Director. He has worked with some distinguished production houses and TV channels. Having a professional degree in filmmaking Bilal started his career with CINETEL PRODUCTIONS in 2004. He has worked with PRODUCTION UNDERGROUND from 2005 to 2009 and then joined APLUS ENTERTAINMENT as Senior Director in 2009 and was one of the pioneers. He has also worked with A&B ENTERTAINMENT and ZEEKAY FILMS as Drama Director. He has produced and directed several Musical shows, Reality Shows, Talk Shows, Telefilms, Drama Serials, Sitcoms, Documentaries, TV Commercials and Music Videos for different TV channels and clients. He has also worked with GEO TV and directed the flagship show “Hum Sab Umeed Se Hain”. He also worked as an Associate Director in Pakistani film Manto. Bilal has won several awards on different platforms including Lux Style Award for the best play Nautankee. He is also known as Director of Photography and Editor in the media industry. Currently, Bilal is working with ITU and heading the media team.