METamorphosis, an initiative of MET Institute of Mass Media (IMM), the grand media festival provides aspiring media professionals a platform to showcase their talent and capabilities. The three day fest commenced on 19th December 2013. The theme this year ‘Between the Mind’ was all about the analytical and logical ‘Left Brain Thinkers’ and the creative and artistic ‘Right Brain Thinkers’, teaming up to find the right balance and strike the perfect formula. The festival was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Mr. Tarun Katial, CEO, Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd amidst the students, academicians and corporates at MET.
With a platform of 16 diverse events, METamorphosis 2013 offered Mumbai’s mass media students a real taste of the working world. The festival saw over 850 students from across 50 Mumbai colleges registering for various events. The Entertainment, Marathi and Advertising panel discussions were the highlights of the fest. Renowned Bollywood Directors, famous Marathi celebrities from the entertainment world and eminent Advertising professionals enlightened the students with their knowledge and experience. This media festival witnessed students competing in several activities such as art, theatre, advertising, script writing, journalism and many more, aiming to impress the judges with their talent and skills. The fest concluded with the Grand Finale in the presence of Mr. Chhagan Bhujbal Founder Chairman, MET and Mr. Pankaj Bhujbal, Hon. Trustee, MET.
Preparations for the festival started four months prior to the final days. Right from conceptualizing the fest, designing the décor, branding, planning the events, bringing in the sponsors, inviting the celebrities, managing the media and all the other details were taken care of by the MET IMM students. All in all, METamorphosis has grown in popularity and numbers and the student aspirants are looking forward to METamorphosis 2014.