Reputed film producer and major real estate player Anand Pandit is well known for his invaluable contribution to the Hindi film industry as well as society building. Given his long association with the film industry. In a rare honour, the Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA), one of the most reputed and prestigious education institutions in India has decided to launch the “Roopa and Anand Pandit - AMA Centre for Film Production Management”.
The Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA) set up by visionary and father of India's space program, Vikram Sarabhai, conducts more than 700 short duration training programmes. Among their most dynamic institutes is the Centre for Film Production Management which focusses on various key aspects of Cinema and film making. The Centre has now got a major shot in the arm as it comes under the aegis of one of Bollywood's first families.
Anand Pandit and his wife Roopa Pandit are counted among the first families of Bollywood having produced, distributed and supported numerous film projects in recent years.
Roopa and Anand Pandit - AMA Centre for Film Production Management aims to strengthen and enhance the newly founded activities in Film Production Management through extended certificate programmes, film appreciation forums and encouraging the youth to opt for this creative medium as a career option. With state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure, the institute will constantly evolve to match and maintain exacting international cinema standards.
Says Anand Pandit, "Roopa and I are humbled by the gesture and the honour bestowed on us. We are both big lovers of Cinema and it gives us immense happiness to be able to get associated with AMA. We believe in the power of a good education and our aim is to create rebellious filmmakers who change the way we look at films."
Jeetendra Kapoor " Anand Bhai is a very dear and special friend. He is not just a cinephile but one who wants to contribute to content driven cinema. His involvement in films is significant and he understands the business of Cinema and film-making. When I heard of the prestigious Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA) naming its film program as the Roopa and Anand Pandit-AMA Centre for Film Production Management I was thrilled and am delighted to inaugurate the institute."
The Roopa and Anand Pandit-AMA Centre for Film Production Management will be inaugurated by legendary actor and noted television and film producer Shri Jeetendra Kapoor at the JB Auditorium, Torrent-AMA Management Centre in Ahmedabad on September 22, 2018.