In The Spotlight
Produced by Aura Cinematics and Directed by Sukankan Roy, animated film 'SOUND OF JOY' won three awards at the 62nd National Film Awards. The film which is based on Swami Vivekananda’s childhood stories bagged the national award in the following three categories - best animation film, best animator and best direction.
Taking a beautiful step in promoting tourism, Odisha Tourism Department released “Divine Rebirth” Sand Animation film by internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik. This film is available on social media and YouTube. The short film will also be available on DVDs.
Bengaluru Traffic Police has undertaken the medium of animation in order to raise awareness on Road Safety. The Traffic Management Center is in exclusive association with Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC), India’s leading educator in high-end 3D Animation and Visual Effects.
The Sony-Marvel partnership has given Spider-Man fans a reason to be excited about. There will be more web-slinging double-whammy action as our superhero is not only getting a solo film in 2017, but a brand new animated version in 2018.
After bagging two awards at the Berlinale, Dhanak (Rainbow) co-produced by Manish Mundra (Drishyam Films) and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor has won the best film award in the main category, ‘Children's Feature Film Competition’ at the Cinema in Sneakers Children's Festival, Poland. The prize ceremony took place last evening.
The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee conferred National film awards for the year 2014 in various categories at the 62nd National Film Awards Function held at Vigyan Bhawan here. Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, and Information & Broadcasting, Shri Arun Jaitley and MoS I&B Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore were also present on the occasion.
Assemblage Entertainment Pvt Ltd, the young entrant into the animation industry, continues to attract the best of talent. Arjun Madhavan joins Assemblage management to lead the strategy and new business development effort.
DreamWorks Animation has found a very real director for the story of an imaginary friend, as the Academy Award-nominated Jason Reitman is set to write and direct “Beekle,” based on the award-winning children’s book, “The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend.”
Artiste Mamta Sen (also journalist) showcased her painting collection ‘The Wait’ at Mumbai Art By Artists, Prince of Wales Museum, Coomarswamy Hall, Colaba, between January 23-25, 2015 at 11 am to 6 pm. The display evoked rave reviews from art connoisseurs and general visitors.
Art has the power to inspire, but what inspires art?
The below sizzle reel from Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) shows some of the work that went into the making of Captain America.