Wednesday, August 15

Throwback Thursday: Astute Media-Vision-raising the bar

Pankaj sharma

Mumbai is home to several big and small animation studios among which are Maya Digital Studios, GreenGold Animation, Shemaroo Entertainment, Graphiti and Screenyug Creations Pvt. Ltd. among lots others.

From this day, we start profiling animation houses giving full information of the establishment, workforce, works, awards won (if any) etc.

This time we give you details about Astute Media-Vision, a well-equipped production house based in Goregaon (West).

The studio has been established by Pankaj Sharma for the complete in-house production from the conceptual stage to the finishing stage of kids programmes, 3D animation feature films and live-cum composite feature films with lots of visual effects under one roof.

Astute’s in-house experienced as well as renowned hired professionals ensure the quality of production and post-production for its in-house projects.  Total work force is around 10 to 12 professionals.

The studio uses all its production and post-production facilities for its in-house productions and co-productions.

Pankaj Sharma, the head honcho of the establishment is an MBA happens to be a producer, writer, director, heads a highly skilled and trained team of professionals for in-house productions. He is extremely passionate about Animation. His work shows his fine sense of animation & kids programming.

Astute Projects

Director Profile:

Trained more than 100 post-production professionals

Made TV Serial Hukum Mere Aakathat was shown on Saharachannel.(219 episodes) Produced and givenspecial effects  for the same. He was nominated for Best Special effects category at Indian Telly awards.

Conceived, produced &directed3D animation film Bal Hanuman.

Conceived, written screenplay and directed3D animation theatrical film Bal Ganesh that was produced in association with Shemaroo Entertainment.

Made 3D animation theatrical film Pangaa Gang.

Conceived produced and directed 3D Animation Theatrical Film Bal Ganesh-2 that was produced in association with Shemaroo Entertainment.

And a lot others.

About the future, Sharma has big plans.  For 2018, he has planned a 3D animated movie, 2 live VFX   and 3D animation series.