Animation

Animation Home: Under promises, but over delivers…
3:30 pm PDT 23/07/2014 By

Speaking to AnimationXpress.com’s Sidharth Iyer over an e-mail interaction, Yuval Nathan speaks in detail on the kind of work the studio undertakes, Animation Home’s USP, the projects executed and his take on the animation and VFX industry at large. Read More


Be ready to ‘Kick’ with Chota Bheem and Salman Khan on Pogo
1:30 pm PDT 23/07/2014 By

The channel has decided to play a 90 minute special presentation which will allow viewers to see an action-packed combination of Salman Khan’s tricks and never-seen-before episodes of Chhota Bheem. Audiences will be entertained by both superheroes sharing anecdotes on defeating villains and displaying some super cool moves. Read More


Cartoon Network bags Gold & Bronze at The EEMAX Awards 2014
1:00 pm PDT 23/07/2014 By

As Cartoon Network sashays towards its 20th Anniversary; the channel adds another feather to its cap. It has been bestowed with two awards at the EEMAX Awards 2014 for its CN Super Toons campaign undertaken last December. Read More


The bitter sweet story of ‘Chasni’
7:00 pm PDT 22/07/2014 By

An acid attack doesn’t just leave marks on your body; it creates scars on the soul of the victim. Capturing the plight of an acid attack victim is something which can never be easily achieved, but Abhishek Verma, a 26-year-old student of animation and film design at Mumbai’s Indian Institute of Technology handled the subject with élan in a short animation feature titled Chasni (Sugar Syrup). Read More


‘The Simpsons’ cross paths with ‘Futurama’ and ‘The Family Guy’ in Season 26
2:00 pm PDT 22/07/2014 By

The most loved family of Springfield is returning to the small screen in end September and they are getting ready for some fun once again, with a host of celebrities, ‘The Family Guy’ and ‘Futurama’ cast crossing paths in Springfield and the death of an important character. Read More


Paramount to distribute two Spanish animation films
1:15 pm PDT 22/07/2014 By

Enrique Gato, who directed the first Tad film, will helm both the projects, which are to be co-produced by Mediaset Espana’s Telecinco Cinema, Telefonica Studios and Los Rockets AIE, the companies said in a press release. Read More


Women in Animation to launch mentorship program
1:00 pm PDT 22/07/2014 By

The WIA mentoring pilot program is scheduled to run for six months, from October 2014 through March 2015. Based on the outcome of the pilot program, WIA hopes to expand the program to offer mentorships in an ongoing basis in Los Angeles as well as within the other seven participating WIA chapters around the world. Read More


Disney India and Toonz Animation join hands to encourage kids to tell their stories
7:30 pm PDT 21/07/2014 By

‘Kahani Masters’ will encourage the creative minds of the youngest generation and give them an opportunity to unleash their imagination and share their stories with the entire world through an animated movie scripted by the children themselves. Read More


MAX 2’s ‘Sitaare: Kal Aaj Aur Kal’ redefines stardom
4:30 pm PDT 21/07/2014 By

There is a very interesting segment or featurette called ‘Sitaare: Kal Aaj Aur Kal’ on the channel; it features biographies of actors from the years gone by as well as a few contemporary stars using a lot of motion illustrations and 2D animation. Read More


Aaj Tak spreads social awareness with the help of ‘Singham Returns’
6:32 pm PDT 18/07/2014 By

Aaj Tak leverages on the larger than life role of Ajay Devgan in the film for promotions of the popular show ‘Halla Bol’ on the channel. High quality animations have been used in the series of cobranded promos that drive the message of ‘Halla Bol’ and encourage people to boldly take on the burning issues of today. Read More