Lumiere- Film and Photography Society

Annual Report 2015-16
Lumiere the Film and Photography Society of JDMC takes its name from the French word for light, and as an acknowledgement to the innovative spirit of Lumiere Brothers, the first filmmakers in history. As amateur filmmakers and photographers, the members of Lumiere JDMC share, assess, criticize and learn from one another's work. The Society holds films and documentary shows, exhibitions and shoots to encourage students to use images and pictures to expand their perspective and form of expression. Lumiere has held film and Documentary screenings throughout the year, where it has screened The Great Dictator, Junoon, Hey Ram, The Kabir Project etc. It organised a Film Making Project for AWW Productions and shot videos for the College festival Symphony 2016. Lumiere was the only society to hold four events for Symphony 2016, viz. The Dark Room (an Online Photography Competition), Real On Reel (an Online Film-making Competition), On The Spot, (the On-Campus Photography Competition), and Snapstories, a Photo Exhibition of original work by Lumiere members and current JDMC students.

Lumiere members have also participated and won prizes in Photo-exhibitions and competitions organized in JDMC and by the different colleges of Delhi University

  • Sunaina Tourangbam was the II runner-up in the Inter-college Online Photography Competition organized by the Gandhi Study Circle, JDMC, in collaboration with Gandhi Bhawan, DU, on the theme "Living Together: Respect vs Tolerance, held on 24th February 2016.
  • Arpitta Jairath was judged as the "Best Exhibitor" in Snapstories, the photography exhibitoin by organized by Lumiere during Symphony 2016. Her work was judged by Mr. Srinivas Kuruganti, the photo editor of Caravan India magazine.
  • Arpitta Jairath exhibited her work in Projekt: Film & Photography society of LSR College, during their festival Tarang, 2016.
  • Sunaina Tourangbam stood First at the Photography Competition during Antardhwani 2015.
  • Sunaina Tourangbam stood First at the Photography Competition organised by Leaders for Tomorrow.
  • Pujita Lunia - Winner at the photography competition in Bharti College.

Lumière’s facebook page is at https://www.facebook.com/lumierejdmc


Convenors       : Ms. Vandana Madan, Dr. Saumya Gupta and Dr. Antara Dutta

Office Bearers of the Society:

President                 :       Sunaina Tourangbam
Vice - President       :       Tejaswinee Hazarika
General Secretary    :       Aparajita Chachan


Members

  • Sunaina Tourangbam
  • Kritika Sharma
  • Arpitta Jairath
  • Pujita Lunia
  • Hrshita Mahajan
  • Sneha Tiwari
  • Sonali Nangia
  • Writ Majumdar
  • Tejaswinee Hazarika
  • Namrata Choudhary
  • Harshita Nangia
  • Nikita Chawla
  • Shyla Sharma
  • Garishma Arora

 

Projects/Events Coordinators

1. Film-making project for Artists at Work Productions
  • Sunaina
  • Kritika
  • Rpitta
  • Sonali
  • Pujita
  • Harshita K.
  • Harshita N.
  • Namrata
  • Amanpreet
  • Writ
  • Zofishan
  • Tejaswinee
  • Nikita
  • Shyla
  • Garishma

 

2. Movie Screening Coordinators "MODERN TIMES" on August 22nd, 2015
  • Tejaswinee
  • Sneha
  • Kritika
  • Sunaina
  • Arpitta
  • Shyla
  • Aparajita
  • Zofishan
  • Harshita M.
  • Nikita

3. Symphony, "EXHIBITION" Coordinators
  • Sunaina
  • Arpitta
  • Pujita
  • Harshita M.
  • Shyla
  • Garishma