Full Time Courses

(Batch Starts on July/August 2020)

Film Direction (Chennai)

LVPA's Film Direction Course goes beyond the theory and history of cinema, placing emphasis on hands-on experience. Students gain invaluable experience directing their own films and serving as integral crew members on other students' films. The hands-on experience in writing, directing, shooting, and editing is an important aspect of the course at LVPA.

Cinematography (Chennai)

At LVPA students learn the academic and professional skills necessary to create the unique visual language of a film, television show, or web series. Students will work on their project productions. This hands-on and practical experience helps to prepare for entry into the film industry. LVPA is dedicated to training new and aspiring cinematographers. If you have the vision, let us help give you the skills to translate it into a career.

Editing & Sound Design (Chennai)

Editing and Sound Design is not just learning software. Students get practically trained in the concept, principles and advanced aspects of Editing and Sound as it happens in the Industry. They are trained in all professional aspects including 5.1 & Atmos Mixing, Editing & Sound Software, DI, Mastering and Music Production.

Digital Filmmaking (Bengaluru, Thiruvananthapuram)

Students will get trained in the fundamentals of visual storytelling: cinematography, directing, screenwriting, producing, and editing..

Hostel facility for Men and shared apartment for Women available in Chennai campus

For Admission & Enquiry contact
Email: enquiry@prasadacademy.com | Mobile : +91 8870148484

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About Us

I did not have many opportunities to study and learn the technical aspects of film making

L.V. Prasad Film & TV Academy is part of Prasad Group, Asia’s largest provider of post-production services. The group has been at the forefront of technological developments, a trendsetter and a guiding light to the Indian postproduction industry.
Prasad Group includes Prasad Productions Pvt. Ltd., Prasad Digital Film Laboratories, Prasad Corporation Pvt Ltd (EFX), Digital Film Technology GmbH, Prasad Media Corporation Ltd., Prasad Recording Studios, Prasad Panavision, Prasad Extreme Digital Cinema .....

Alumni Spread their wings

At L.V.Prasad Film & TV Academy our relationship with the students is lifelong. Our relationship continues forever in terms of knowledge sharing, working on projects, consultations, as guesy faculty and more.

Why L.V.Prasad Film & TV Academy?

Padmashree.Kamal Hassan

Don’t lose your innocence, your naiveté and always watch and make films with passion. I envy you for this opportunity you have to learn and earn a certificate in 2 years while it took me 20 long years to achieve it on my own.

Prakash raj, Actor/Director

I am impressed that L V Prasad Film & TV Academy has successfully completed 7 years. I am sure this batch of filmmakers will make films with sensitivity which is the need of the hour in Indian Cinema.


Like professionals in the field of medicine, engineering and information technology, cinematographers too need formal education and training in a University / Academic Institution for a strong foundation and to scale new heights in their chosen field. LV Prasad Film & TV Academy is one such Center of Excellence where young aspirants can benefit.

Mani Ratnam, Director & Producer

I sometimes wish I could have also gone to a film school like all you fortunate ones.

Vishal Bharadwaj, Film Maker

Since I never had the opportunity to educate myself in a formal manner in film making, I envy you! So please make sure that you keep the flag flying high with your films.

S.S.RAJAMOULI, Film Director

What the industry needs more than talent is the confidence... be truthful to yourself

Anurag Kashyap, Film Director

I know how good this institute is because I have never heard students cheer for their teachers so much! I know they are going to create a lot of filmmakers here.

Hansal Mehta, Film Director

It is so wonderful to see so much enthusiasm, so much spirit and all I can say is keep this spirit up!

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