Amongst the loud echoes of a cheering crowd, a surge of emotions arose as Paparazzi’17: The Oracle’s Box Office came to an end. Mithibai college’s Mass Media department organised their annual media festival on 29th and 30th November. 15 colleges in Mumbai participated full-fledged with more than five thousand students. 17 events were orchestrated by the team of Paparazzi in the 5th edition of their festival.
The theme, titled The Oracle’s Box Office in which famous Bollywood characters led Hollywood troops. The team has been working for five months to make the festival a success. Judges that were experienced and well-known in their respective fields evaluated the performances. Judges like Rajit Kapoor, Zoya Afroz, Abhishek Sengupta, Rajeev Goswami analysed the participants performing in various events.
“Paparazzi creates the foundation for the students and motivates them to value team spirit and develop their skills in the area of their interests. Paparazzi’17 inspired from the previous editions has made progress and shall inspire many more to come,” said Dr. Rajpal Shripat Hande, Principal of Mithibai college.
As the festival neared the ending winners were announced. RDexpendables being the 2nd runner up, KattapBee as the 1st runner up and the winners were ToyDas.
Paparazzi has been hosting events prior to the festival. The first and second Contingent Leaders’ meet were held to inform the participating colleges around the city about the theme and about the events, respectively. The Pink Whale Initiative was carried out by the Team in order to spread happiness and curb the consequences of The Blue Whale Challenge.
Known for its quirky themes and interesting events, Paparazzi which was initiated in 2013 has been consistent and growing. The participants along with the guests and the judges enjoyed the festival and contributed their energy and enthusiasm to it.
About us: ‘Paparazzi’ is Mithibai College’s inter-collegiate Mass Media festival. Since its inception in 2013, it has become one of the most celebrated media festivals amongst colleges in Mumbai. With more than 15 colleges participating, the footfalls keep increasing each year. The festival was held on the 29th and 30th of November, 2017.
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