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Rizwan Rafiudeen

I did my Undergraduate and Post-Graduate in visual communication from The New College, chennai, after which I did my M.Phil at Anna Centre for Public Affairs, University of madras where my research was on Dravidian Movement and Tamil cinema, I served as an Assistant professor at Department of Visual Communication, The New College from 2009 to 2013, then as an Asst. Professor at Department of Viscom, SRM university from 2013 to 2014.

I am currently pursuing my Ph.D with my research area towards International festivals and Film marketing.

I am currently working as Deputy Director of Chennai International Short Film Festival and Head of Programmes (Academics) at Shreejana Communications Pvt. Ltd.

I am closely associated with the core committee of the Chennai International Film Festival since 2010.

I Authored the book Centenary Indian Cinema : Tamil Chapter a commemorative edition of the South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce which was released by our Honorable President of India His Excellency Shri. Pranab Mukherjee and received by our Honorable Governor of Tamilnadu Shri. Rossaiah in the presence of Honourable Chief Minister of Tamilnadu Selvi. J.Jayalalitha.

I Edited the Festival book of the 1st Chennai International Short Film Festival.

I represented the Tamilnadu Exhibitors association at Andhra Pradesh Film Chamber of Commerce for Anti-Video Piracy measures in Tamilnadu.

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