Television

Deadline extended for Apollo awards

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2014/04/04/apollo_0.jpg?itok=M2A_IgjF

NEW DELHI: The last date for receiving entries for the Apollo Awards for films, television, television commercials and music has been extended to11 April due to the overwhelming requests.

 

The Apollo Awards is an initiative by Contineo Media, which will be held in Singapore on18 June.  The Awards aims at honouring the best in production and post-production across Asia Pacific, with a strong focus on the creative and technical mastery behind the scenes.

Those in the media and entertainment business that comprises films, TV programmes, TV promotional spots, opening sequences, TVCs or music videos, within the qualifying period are eligible for submission.



The entries will be judged by a jury that combines extensive academic knowledge and industry expertise with many years of experience in the fields of technical and creative.

Headed by Ian Bailie, art director and production designer (Reign of Fire, Pride & Prejudice and Atonement), the jury consists of animation stalwart Suresh Eriyat from India. Other members include: Dayne Cowan, renowned director of film VFX (Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows, Batman Begins, Stranger Than Fiction); Simon Dobbin, production designer/ art director (Contagion, Uninhabited, Preacher's Kid, Management, Hotel de Love, Kingdom Come, Jason's Lyric and Bring it on); Emilio Batungbacal, colourist; Kerry Farrell, Senior editor; Rennie Gomes, managing director and sound specialist; Simon Rosenthal, executive producer (Ted, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, The Pacific, Australia, Charlotte's Web); Derek Wong, senior director, production and David Wood, visual effects and finishing artist / solutions engineer, among others.

There are seventeen categories for the awards:

1.      Directing – Long form

2.      Directing – short form

3.      Cinematography – Short form

4.      Cinematography – long (factual/drama)

5.      Art Direction

6.      Music Composition – Short Length versions

7.      Music composition – full length versions

8.      Sound Design – short form

9.      Sound Design – long form

10.  Editing – long form (factual/drama)

11.  Editing – Long form (entertainment/reality)

12.  Editing – short form

13.  Motion Graphics (2D/3D/Claymation, etc. – short form)

14.  2D Animation

15.  3D Animation

16.  Visual Effects/CGI – Long Form

17.  Visual Effects/CGI – Short Form

18.  Colour Grading

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/republic.jpg?itok=o0PjOXHF
HC rejects TV Today plea against publishing Republic TV's ratings

The high court on Thursday evening rejected TV Today's plea against Republic TV, channel sources told indiantelevision.com.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/Guest-Coloum-Story.jpg?itok=a9rnMijr
GUEST COLUMN: Is The Current News Dumbing Us Down?

“Sonu Nigam Quits Twitter!!”flashed on my TV screen today morning. We obviously thought this was worthy of coverage at a national level, because the ‘breaking news’ kept playing in loop for a considerable period of time. 

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/Republic-02-Story.jpg?itok=O83ztOyx
Republic TV continues to lead English News genre in week after debut

Republic TV claims to have cornered a viewership of 49 per cent for week 20 of 2017 (Saturday 13 May 2017 to Friday 19 May 2017) on its channel.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/Vinit%20Thakkar.jpg?itok=aeaZjw86
Universal Music India promotes Vinit Thakkar as SVP

MUMBAI: Universal Music India has announced that Vinit Thakkar has been promoted to senior vice president, Universal Music India. Universal Music India is part of Universal Music Group, the world leader in music-based entertainment.

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/Poorna.jpg?itok=L8uHcmrS
Tata Elxsi VFX creates Mt. Everest's vastness for Bose’s 'Poorna'

MUMBAI: Tata Elxsi, a leading design company, has collaborated with filmmaker Rahul Bose, to provide world-class VFX for Poorna - a biographical adventure film based on Poorna Malavath, the youngest girl to climb Mount Everest at the age of 13 years 11 months.

Television Production House Post Production
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/Kannada%20TV.jpg?itok=s70TMaR4
Colors launches finite series on Kannada TV, love triangle blossomed on Bigg Boss

MUMBAI: Television experience in India is evolving at an exponential pace, so is the need for revolution in the offerings by entertainment providers. With the increasing appreciation of finite series on Indian television, viewers’ have developed an affinity towards the format, leading to a...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/25/indian%20football%20team.jpg?itok=WBBEFfZa
Star Sports to air Nat f'ball till Mar '18, Hotstar to live-stream international fixtures

MUMBAI: Star Sports is now prepared to telecast India team's games starting with a friendly match against Nepal on 6 June. All India Football Federation (AIFF) and Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), its marketing partners, have shared the national football team’s yearly fixtures. The...

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/24/np.jpg?itok=R_GCbjai
SPN India to feature in SPE growth in 2018

Sony Corp (Sony) had an investors’ day on 23 May 2017 pertaining to the results for its financial year ended 31 March 2017 (FY-17). It its investor presentation, the company has forecast 12.7 percent growth in revenue of its Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) group to $9,346 million for fiscal 2018...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/24/Republic-02-Story.jpg?itok=gEHc2QVe
Republic TV insists it's FTA, DTH platforms to charge subscribers for viewing?

Republic TV continues to make news even as it reports views and news. Touted as the country’s truly free-to-air (FTA) news channel, however, what is surprising is that some DTH platforms have put a price on the channel and started charging subscribers accordingly a little over a fortnight after...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories