Television

Film and TV industry in India gets its first digital technology awards

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/10/18/Untitled-1_10.jpg?itok=wPb2X9fd

The first technical awards for excellence in digital technology for films and television in India were given away as part of the Broadcast India exhibition and symposium in Mumbai on Friday.

 



Mission Kashmir

Western Outdoor Video Technologies bagged the award for best digital visual effects (feature films) for Mission Kashmir, winning over Lagaan, Pandavas - The Five Warriors and Bus Itna Sa Khwab Hai, for excellence in digital technology.



BR Graphics bagged the award for best digital visual effects in the TV serial category for Ma Shakti, scoring over Vishnupuran, which is also designed by BR Graphics.

Rajtaru Videotronics won the award for best visual effects for ads / promos / commercials for Kaante. Its competitors were Aquaguard, created by Western Outdoor Media Technologies Ltd, ADD Gel 2K by Shadow Films Pvt.Ltd. and Kinetic Style created by Eagle3D.



Pentamedia Graphics walked away with the award for best video digital effects for ads / promos / commercials for Pandavas - The Five Warriors, beating Western Outdoor Media Technologies for Lagaan and Rajtaru Videotronics for Asoka.

Grafiti Multimedia won the award for best 3D animation serial / ad / promo / short film for Parachute hair oil, beating 2NZ Animation for Tuzo Butter, Eagle 3D for Schoolnet India, Western Outdoor Media Technologies for Mosquito Fixit, B R Graphics for Ma Shakti and Akash Digital Graphics for Sairadhe.



Pentamedia Graphics bagged the award for best 2D animation feature film for The Load, scoring over Rajtaru Videosonic for Paagalpan.



Famous Cine Labs and Studios won the award for The


Ma Shakti



The Freedom Song

Freedom Song in the category for best 2D animation of short film serial ad promos. The other nominees for the award were Famous Cine Labs and Studios for The Last Wish, 2NZ animation for Carry On Advertising, Famous Cine Labs and Studios for MTV Diwali, 2NZ Animation for Kelloggs Chocos and Atash Holdings for Evolution of Life.



2NZ animation won the award for best animated 3D / 2D Logo / Channel ID for its company, winning over Famous Cine Labs and Studios' Simpu1, Famous Cine Labs and Studios for Pagal MTV and Digital Canvas India for DC1.

There was a special certificate awarded for Claymation Animation to Atash Holding Pvt. Ltd. for special effects created using clay for animation for Heaven's Recipe.





The event was jointly hosted by Seagate Technology International and Saicom Trade Fairs and Exhibitions. The awards ceremony, first of its kind in India, was a quiet affair, bereft of much of the pomp associated with the film industry. The awards function was part of the Broadcast India Exhibition and Symposium, which was being held for the eleventh year in a row. The awards were judged by professional technicians from the industry.





The Freedom Song picture courtesy:www.studio-systems.com

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/25/ceo-uday_1.jpg?itok=8vKqyGy5
Conviction comes from the society & your country, says Star India's Uday Shankar, E&Y's 'Entrepreneurial CEO' award-winner

MUMBAI: "The conviction comes from the society, the world and the country you live in," Star India chairman and CEO Uday Shankar said on winning the "Entrepreneurial CEO' award of the year 2016 by EY, the consulting firm formerly known as Ernst & Young.

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/25/supriya-sahu-Tan%20Boon%20Siong-800x800.jpg?itok=FWFh7bOd
Doordarshan employs German innovator for upgrading news studios

MUMBAI: India’s largest broadcast operation, Doordarshan (DD) reaches around 92% of the population and 81% of its territory. Government-funded, it is also the largest terrestrial network in the world, and among the largest in terms of studios and transmitters with more than 90 studios and relay...

Television TV Channels Terrestrial
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/25/bedi_singh-Susan-Panuccio_0.jpg?itok=vhZlSjn5
Bedi, old-time Murdoch hand, departs News Corp

MUMBAI: News Corp has announced that Mr. Bedi A. Singh will be departing as the chief financial officer effective 1 March. Susan Panuccio, currently the chief financial officer of News Corp Australia, will become the new CFO.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/25/Untitled-1.jpg?itok=xAXnlxcy
Big Ganga shows now available on ZEEL's OZee

MUMBAI: Nowadays, a marketing strategy simply wouldn't help a television channel succeed. It would need the right distribution strategy and a worthwhile social media presence. Lately, almost all channels are extending their availability digitally. From linear feed on television to pick and choose...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/24/mn%3D%20%281%29.jpg?itok=62l960iv
MN+ to air its Oscar special property 'The Academy Club'

MUMBAI: MN+ is all geared up to air their Oscar special property The Academy Club that will leave the movie lover ecstatic with cinematic brilliance. The channel will air this property on 25 and 26 February, throughout the day.

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/24/Nexa-P1-Powerboat_1.jpg?itok=Ada8vEtF
Sony Pix & ESPN to telecast Global Powerboat Racing live from 3-5 March

MUMBAI: Nexa P1 Powerboat, Indian Grand Prix of the Seas, will be telecast live globally and promises to deliver the most comprehensive coverage in the history of powerboating. Seeding a global sport from India, the Nexa P1 Powerboat, Indian Grand Prix of the Seas, will set a global benchmark for...

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/24/Alan-Shearer.jpg?itok=kJa34ytE
Star to host Premier League movement on 2 & 3 March, legend Alan Shearer to participate

MUMBAI: The Football Movement, jointly hosted by India On Track, is being held in partnership with the Premier League’s Indian broadcast partner Star Sports. The conference will bring British and Indian football organisations and businesses together to discuss ways to continue to grow the...

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/24/naagin%202-800x800.jpg?itok=2sQq6fWi
Star Plus takes over Colors, Rishtey retains top position: BARC wk 7

MUMBAI: Star Plus pushed Colors to the second spot in Hindi GEC and Hindi GEC (Urban) genres in the BARC India ratings week 7 emerging on the top in these two categories. Rishtey retained its first position in the Hindi GEC (rural) category whereas Zee Anmol and Star Utsav respectively bagged the...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/24/Tarun%20Katial-800x800.jpg?itok=EAUMF-Io
RBNL all set to relaunch Big Magic

MUMBAI: Indeed, good decisions lead to great success.  Getting into the stable of one of India’s leading media conglomerates has opened up several opportunities for Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd (RBNL).   After the acquisition deal with ZEEL, RBNL is all set to relaunch its Hindi general...

Television TV Channels GECs

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories