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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. 

The below sizzle reel from Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) shows some of the work that went into the making of Captain America.

So what’s new about it? Double roles are very much common in Bollywood films but this time, “Alone” is a horror film revolves around conjoined twin sister’s story. This unique story is given life by Panorama Studio’ VFX team. 

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Pixelloid Partners with Vancouver Film School (VFS), Canada to Offer World Class Education in 3D Animation and Visual Effects

Pixelloid Studios announced today that they have partnered with Vancouver Film School, Canada, one of the leading institute in the world, to offer a unique production based two year program in 3D Animation & Visual effects, which enables the student to study both in India & Canada.

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Technology

TECHNICOLOR PAVES THE WAY FOR NEXT-GEN TV WITH HDR AND SDR COMPATIBILITY SOLUTION
High Dynamic Range (HDR) single-stream HEVC solution reference code now available for testing by MPEG and strategic partners Read more ...