South India Film Institute (SIFI) was initiated in the year 1994, with the prime motto of delivering proper and in detail education about the various fields of film making, to all the cadres of people who are aspiring to be a part of the ever developing cinema field. SIFI was the first private Film Institute in South India, to provide education in Film Direction, Acting and Editing. SIFI is Government registered and ISO certified.
Over the past 20 years of our privileged experience we have trained nearly 2000 students and out of which nearly 600 are working in various departments of the cinema industry. We also provide Distance education courses in which nearly 800 students have been benefited.
On recognizing the distinguished service and contribution towards Media education, the Principal of SIFI, Mr.Manotech Mohan has been awarded with the Honorary Doctorate in Media education by The International Tamil University, USA.
South India Film Institute has also conducted camping classes and workshops in various Districts of Tamilnadu, on strong demand and suggestion from the students. We have been training students from all over the world. SIFI is best known for its dynamic and strategic syllabus with practical classes, which induces any student to bring out his true talents with aspiring and innovative ideas. SIFI students have been proving their talents in numerous National and International Short film competitions with laudable awards.