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Mad Arts creates Telefilm ‘NISSAR’ for PTC Punjabi


Mad Arts creates telefilm ‘NISSAR’ for PTC Punjabi.

Latest film by international award winning filmmaker Jasraj Singh Bhatti.

Nissar is a story of a girl who was raped at the tender age of 10. The story tackles the internal struggle of the girl, and her present day scenario, 12 years after the heinous act.

“What excited me about the story was that, it is a story of courage and immense strength, inspite of the what happened with the girl. The girl is very level headed in handling the current situations inspite of the past haunting her regularly.” says Jasraj Singh Bhatti, the director of the film.

The role of Nissar has been played by Surilie Jasraj Singh, an award winning actress. “When Jasraj narrated the film to me, apart from the story and how he had designed the film, what I really liked was how the family of the girl stood by her. The support is very important in such a situation.” says Surilie. “We can never imagine the pain of the victim, but the least we can do is offer support. The film is our gesture of support” says Jasraj.

Along with directing the film, Jasraj has edited, and visually designed the film through storyboards. “I wanted to show various emotions majorly through visuals and not dialogues, so had to pre plan through storyboards.” says Jasraj.

The film has a very distinctive visual style which has designed by Jasraj, supported by his creative team, Himat Singh, Nipun Sharma and other students at Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School. It features impactful performances by Surilie Jasraj Singh, Brijesh Ahuja, Abhimnyu Kak, Anita Meet, Anjali Singh, Satwant Kaur and Mehak Kalra. The story has been written by Pali Bhupinder.

The film had it’s world TV Premiere on PTC Punjabi on the 19th NOV 2017. It will be regularly shown on PTC Punjabi, World’s no. 1 Punjabi Channel.

Chandigarh’s Top Radio Jockey, visits Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School

One of Chandigarh’s most popular RJ Golmaal Gagan had a fun interactive session with the acting, direction, editing & radio jockeying students of Mad Arts Jaspal Bhatti Film School.

RJ Golmaal Gagan

Visiting our Mohali campus, his session featured his life’s journey, his struggles and how he decided to be a Radio Jockeying. Gagan, basically from Delhi, moved to Chandigarh when he had to audition for My FM. He has been with My FM for over 5 years and currently hosts their prime time show.

Motivating the students, he pointed out that there is a huge requirement for talented Radio Jockeys and Content Writers. He added that Radio in the coming years, will experience a great boom because hundreds of new radio channels are going to be launched shortly in India.

While interacting with our acting students, he added that for an artist you need to effectively communicate what you want to express. In Acting, the tools for expressions are face and body while in Radio Jockeying it’s your voice. He also shared his amazing working experience with Mr. Jaspal Singh Bhatti (Founder of our Mad Arts Jaspal Bhatti Media Network).

RJ Golmaal Gagan

At the end of the session he pointed that Madness in creativity and passion is a must if you want a successful career in the Radio / entertainment Industry.

One of Chandigarh’s top doctors visits Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School: Interacts with our acting, direction, editing, & radio jockeying students.

Dr. Ravi Gupta, senior orthopedics doctor from Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh who has treated international sport stars and athletes visited Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School.

Dr. Ravi Gupta
Interacting with the students of our institute, especially the technical students who have mostly sitting jobs such as editors and animators, he gave away tips and tricks about maintaining their fitness level.

Dr. Ravi Gupta
Dr. Ravi Gupta conducted an extensive computerized presentation, covering most aspects of fitness such as tackling stress and benefits of daily outdoor activity. The workshop was majorly a motivational lecture on how to improve the fitness levels in the very demanding media industry. Importance of having water at regular intervals, how to improve & maintain our skin especially for actors was also discussed.

Dr. Ravi Gupta
Visiting our Mohali campus for the first time, Dr. Ravi Gupta praised the facilities and environment offered to the students.

Launch of a new dance studio at Mad Arts Mohali ( Chandigarh )

Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School added another facility to its Mohali ( Chandigarh Trinity ) campus. The launch of its state of the art dance studio separate from their acting studio will give its students added advantage and a solid platform to polish their talent. Students will be monitored under region’s top trainers.

The Dance classes are a part of the regular acting course. More details about the acting course can be known by clicking on the following link.

Separate hardcore dance classes are also open for non acting students and outsiders as well. The course details of dance classes can be known by clicking on the following link.

Rana Ranbir at Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School

Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School was proud to hold an interactive workshop with Indian comedy actor Rana Ranbir.

In Chandigarh interacting with our acting, direction and editing students, Rana Ranbir shared his invaluable experiences through his illustrious film and theater career.

Rana Ranbir

Rana received a postgraduate degree in theater and television from Punjabi University, Patiala. He went on to act in several Punjabi stage acts, as well as radio and television productions. In career spanning over 20 years and having worked in top punjabi films he has proved himself to be one of region’s top comedy actors.

Rana Ranbir

Having worked with our founder Mr. Jaspal Bhatti in our production ‘Jija ji’, he shared his experiences and working style of Mr. Jaspal Bhatti. He also went on to say that Mr. Bhatti was one of the best directors he has worked with.

Rana Ranbir

Interacting with our students, he stressed on the fact that you will get work only because of your last work. “I have never called up anybody and asked for roles. Your talent and hard work will get you work.” said Rana Ranbir.

Rana Ranbir

“You are always a student of the art. Tackling a serious role, I had to relearn everything for the film Punjab 1984. You have to empty yourself before the start of your new role for a fresh approach.” added Rana Ranbir.

Rana Ranbir

Rana Ranbir also saw our international award winning student work and asked the students to fully utilise the facilities offered by Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School.


Vice President of PTC Network – Mr. Mukesh Gautam at Mad Arts.

Mukesh Gautam at Mad ArtsMukesh Gautam, acclaimed Indian Punjabi film directors had perhaps one of the most honest interactions with the students of Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School . He is known for his movies Ek Noor (2011) and Akhiyaan Udeekdian(2009). Mr. Mukesh Gautam is currently the Vice-President of PTC Network. He received a national award from the radio and television fraternity for an outstanding film about Sayyed Waris Shah.

Mr. Gautam during his session with our budding filmammkers stressed on the importance of originality of ideas. He also discussed the importance of understanding of the subject matter of the story so that it can be tackled under controlled budgets. Interacting further with the direction students of Mad Arts, Jaspal Bhatti Film School he discussed the key qualities that make a great director.

The wonderful session was concluded with a video analysis of clippings from his much acclaimed documentary work.