Media Research:

The Media Research students of the class of 2017 have worked on the following topics as part of their third semester course requirements.

Title:

Understanding the narrative value of breaking of the fourth wall in English language films since Annie Hall (1977)

By

Aparaajith Sharma and Rohan Dasgupta

The goal of the study is to understand how the concept of the fourth wall has enriched the storytelling of movies.

Title:

Modi is the Message

By

Akshay Malvankar and Shamita Dixit

The aim of this study is to analyze persuasion tools and techniques used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in radio program 'Mann Ki Baat ' from October 2014 to July 2016.

Title:

Perceptions of audiences towards the Marathi web series 'Casting Couch with Amey & Nipun'

By

Ninad Gore and Vasant Ingole

The project aims to understand and analyze Bhartiya Digital Party's latest web series in the context of the audiences that it is aiming for, and those consuming it within an urban space such as Pune city.

Title:

Full Stream Ahead

By

Subhojit Dutta and Mukta Athavale

The research pertains to studying the usage patterns of SVOD services by subscribers as well as casual users in Pune.

Title:

Media Habits of Muslim Youth of Rural Marathwada Region

By

Krushna Maske and Ansari Baligh

The study aims to do a comparative analysis of old and new media habits of Muslim youth of rural Marathwada in the context of their literacy and socio-economic background.