Digital Media

Purple Turtle goes live on YouTube!
2:00 pm PDT 20/09/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Aadarsh has launched videos of Purple Turtle rhymes and animated stories on YouTube. Aadarsh director Manish Rajoria said in a statement: “The response is very encouraging and we are very excited with this new development. This channel will cater the Global audience of pre-school children. After the successes of Purple Turtle books in 21 countries there was a need to make the IP visible to the global audience digitally. There is no better medium than YouTube to take your content … Read More

Shankar’s ‘I’ trailer crosses 2.76 million views on YouTube
4:00 pm PDT 17/09/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Director Shankar who is known for path breaking movies like Gentleman, Kadhalan, Indian, Enthiran, Anniyan and Nanban is again setting new standards with his much awaited film ‘I’ produced by Aascar Films’ V.Ravichandran, featuring Superstar Vikram along with the gorgeous Amy Jackson. The trailer on Sony Music India’s YouTube channel has clocked over 2.76 million views in just over 48 hours, the fastest for even a Bollywood film, a feat achieved by no Indian Director before. Commenting on the success, … Read More

Social Media Week releases list of eminent speakers for its 2014 edition
2:00 pm PDT 15/09/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Approaching its third edition in India and second edition in Mumbai, Social Media Week (SMW) has announced key speakers, who are set to captivate the audience this September, in Mumbai. The line-up of speakers includes social media influencers, bloggers, politicians, authors and international experts, each of whom will share their views on the domain, through presentations panel discussions, debates, workshops, and more. Some of the experts expected at the event, include: Rishi Jaitly: Head, Twitter India Vikram Menon: President & … Read More

Content Malaysia brings together the film, TV, audio-visual and content creation industry
1:30 pm PDT 10/09/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Content Malaysia has been specifically designed for the Malaysian Film, TV and content creation industry. This three day event held from the 17 to 19 September at Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur will feature an exciting line-up of conferences, dynamic master-classes and pitching sessions from both local and global industry players. This year’s edition of Content Malaysia will include local & regional speakers from Freemantle Asia, Discovery Asia, BBC Worldwide, Media Prima, Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios, KRU Studios, Astro Shaw … Read More

UK govt seeks to protect kids by rating music videos like movies
4:30 am PDT 21/08/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

While British Prime Minister David Cameron’s broadband filters are doing an admirable job of shielding Britain’s young eyes from adult content, the government reckons it can do more. That’s why, as from October, it’ll treat music videos like movies and begin placing age ratings on them. The Prime Minister announced the new program during a speech recently, noting that the government will work with the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) to “protect children from some of the graphic content in music videos” hosted … Read More

Vuclip partners with Rajshri Entertainment to expand its ‘glocal’ reach
10:45 am PDT 18/08/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

The strategic partnership aims to provide mobile consumers in emerging markets a vast selection of their favourite global and regional content with an unbuffered viewing experience. The tie-up will enable Vuclip viewers to enjoy over 50 of Rajshri’s full-length films like ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’, ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, ‘Vivah’, ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’ as well as classic and popular music videos. Read More

Viacom18 Motion Pictures’ ‘Cineshorts’: Your Big Break to Bollywood
2:00 pm PDT 08/08/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

In a one of a kind initiative, Viacom18 Motion Pictures (VMP) to give a chance to amateur aspiring filmmakers to make a film and the top five films will be premiered on Pepsi MTV Indies. Read More

Truecaller ties-up with ‘Expendables 3’ to launch all-new online contest
12:00 pm PDT 07/08/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

Starting 8 August, Truecaller would also be running a Twitter contest on Expendables trivia. The contest will run till 22 August. The in-app contest will start 15 August and will continue till 22 August, 2014. The movie releases on 22 August in India. The official hashtag for the campaign will be #TrueExpendable. Read More

WATConsult wins 19 awards at CMO Asia
2:00 pm PDT 05/08/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

The latest was when WATConsult, won 19 awards at the recently held ‘CMO Asia – Social Media & Digital Marketing Excellence Awards’ in Singapore on 31 July 2014. An APAC level award which witnessed participation from 12 countries in the Asian region; the landslide win has made WATConsult, the highest awarded independent digital media agency in India. Read More

WWE Network heading to 170 more countries this month
12:00 pm PDT 01/08/2014 By AnimationXpress Team

WWE Network will be arriving in 170 new countries this month, on 12 August, including Australia, Hong Kong, Mexico, Singapore, Spain and the Nordic region. In addition to those, WWE revealed its video service is also headed to China, Germany, Japan, India, Italy, Malaysia, Thailand and UAE, but that further details about this won’t be shared until later on. Read More

Vishal Bhardwaj’s finale to his Shakespeare Trilogy ‘Haider’ trailer out
8:38 pm PDT 09/07/2014 By Niyati Handa

Come 2 October, 2014 and the fans of Vishal Bhardwaj’s brand of cinema will be treated with yet another masterpiece in the making – Haider – which also happens to be the last in the trilogy of the filmmaker’s fascination with Shakespearean plays. Read More

Happiness goes online with Alicia Souza
5:46 pm PDT 07/07/2014 By Niyati Handa

With no particular target group, Alicia focuses on providing products to everyone and anyone who wants ‘Happy Things’. Her fastest selling product was the ‘Grateful Calendar’ which was by customers and for the customers! Read More