Tag: India

Disney’s Half Naked- Mowgli is getting Richer at the Box Office!

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It’s been Constant- Christmas for the dear- Disney from the time Jungle Book is unveiled at the theatres, the movie is on a tear at the Box-office, raking in massive millions... The Jungle Book is destroying the competition by trouncing its rival-movies at the domestic and international box offices, following a stellar performance on 70 mm screens; the Movie is heading towards a crowning glory. (more…)

MAAC students’ short film pays tribute to Babasaheb Ambedkar

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The 3.20 minute film called Dr. B.R. Ambedkar – Jewel in India’s crown is inspired from the life and teachings of the father of Indian constitution On the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti four students of Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC) released a short film paying tribute to the father of Indian constitution. The 3.20 minute, motion graphic  film called Dr. B.R. Ambedkar – Jewel in India’s crown has been made by the four students of MAAC Bangalore, with assistance from Ravi Kiran, Technical Faculty, MAAC Indiranagar; and were mentored by Amit Dang, Zonal Academics Head - (South), MAAC. (more…)

Jungle Book’ is casting super –spells at India’s Box Office, the Second Biggest Debut for a Hollywood Film!!!

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Movie marketers from across India have pulled off a rocking and smashing debut for their latest reel-magic- The Jungle Book, clocking 101 Million Rupee on the opening day haul. In an unprecedented move from the giant Disney, Indian were given ‘Royal Treatment’   with a leisure to see Jungle Book a week ahead of its release in rest of the world. (more…)

Kids Content Act- the Hottest Chorus from Entertainment and Animation Industry…

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Our Heroes and Veterans from the industry appear to be up in arms to bring the law that will safeguard our celebrated culture from counter- productive content-carbons of TV sets that stray their kids...  A nation of a billion-India is been embracing television for about 6 decades now, our predecessors held TV sets as their ‘Buddies’, they grew with it , but for the running generation it’s all about hype, nostalgia and yes TRPs. Kids hear ‘Good Morning’ and bed time grandparent –parables from television, it’s their Virtual-Visa, and in essence it makes them believe the globe is so beautiful. So, this makes kids programming content, a ‘Job’ that is highly responsible one with accountability fixed, and whooping numbers in terms of number of kids-channels across India too talks and im

LIMA Appoints Rutika Malaviya as New Representative in India

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The International Licensing Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA), the global trade association for the licensing industry, announces Rutika Malaviya, Rooh Entertainment, as the Official LIMA Representative in India.  Rutika is Editor-In-Chief of Animation Digital Digest and Founder and CEO of Rooh Entertainment. She previously was a member of the LIMA India Advisory Committee. (more…)

FX School Announces India’s First Virtual Reality Gaming Course!

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FX School is proud to announce India’s first Virtual Reality Game Design & Development course! Students opting for this course will be amongst the first not only in India, but in the world and will have a real chance at becoming Global Leaders in a $150 billion industry! The Diploma in Game Design & Development program is an intensive 12-month course that trains students in all aspects of making a game from scratch. At the end of the course, students will have the know-how to create high-end 3D games enabled for the Oculus Rift (a virtual reality head-mounted display) as well as for PCs and gaming consoles. What’s more, this course does not require students to learn or know any computer coding! (more…)

Varmora Infotech Launches Kiddyworld.in, e-store for Kids

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Varmora Infotech’s newest venture KiddyWorld.in is India's first of its kind e-Store for kids, that houses all Intellectual Property Consumer Products (IPCP) for direct to consumer sales. Be it the love for cartoon characters, comic book characters, dolls or superheroes, Kiddy World will provide children with a joyous sense of belonging to them through the abundant range of merchandise and product options available. Children will get a chance to have their favourite cartoons or superheroes or even their idols closer to them. (more…)

Autodesk 2016 Design & Creation Suites Now Available

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Connected desktop and cloud experience tailored by industry for designers, engineers, visual artists worldwide Autodesk, Inc. today announced the release of the new Autodesk 2016 Design Suites that offer more control than ever over all aspects of the design-to-make process through a connected desktop and cloud user experience. Autodesk design and creation suites provide customers with expanded toolsets, unique interoperability and a consistent user experience. (more…)