Expo on Animation, VFX ,Gaming &Visual Arts to be held on 28th - 29th May, 2011, at Nehru Center, Mumbai.
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | May 26, 2011
What went in the making of ROBOT? How HARRY POTTER series makes its way to the hearts of millions of fans? What is the latest animation trend in the International markets? What is Indiaâs latest offering to the animation world?Â If An If these are some of the questions that is going on in your mindâŠ thenyouâre your queries will put to an endâŠ for CGTExpo 2011is the place to be!. Come May 28th Nehru Center, Worli, Mumbai will have students & professionals - learn, Trace back pixels, explore new avenues in animation, get acquainted with latest of technology & find their dream career destinations. There has been good amount of response and participation coming in from all sectors and the World for Indiaâs largest 2-Day long expo on Animation, VFX, Gamin and Visual Arts !
The Expo will see participation from National and International giants like: Technicolor India, DreamWorks, MPC and DSK Supinfocom. BIG AIMS, ZICA: Zee Institute of Creative Art, ZIMA: Zee Institute of Film Making, Graphiti School of Animation, SeamEdu, RightbrainFX, AIGA ,TASAA Infosolutions, Unicorn Infosolutions,Â Uxbridge London, Manipal University, College of Animation and Engineering Research center.
The Conferences Track is dominated by the presence of Maestros, Icons, International perspectives, logic, history, problems, solutions, showcases, learning and fun. âTracing Back the Pixelsâ is our theme for CGTExpo 2011, you will be an audience to the past evolving and future of the AVGC industry unveiling itself. Some of the Highlight sessions at CGTExpo 2011 are âExclusive Screening of Oscar Winner Short Film THE LOST THING by Passion Pictures Australia and Screen Australiaâ , âFeature Showcase of Recent Release YOGI BEAR exclusively by Rhythm and Hues Teamâ, â âThe Spectacular Showcase of the one and only HARRY POTTER - THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART - IÂ by MPC Teamâ,Â âMaking of ROBOT by Srinivas Mohanâ,Â âShelley Page returning to CGTantra Expo with her popular showcase of the best new international short films, music videos and commercials in Shelley's Eye Candyâ, âMaking of The Most Talked about VFX movie of the Year "ROBOT" by Srinivas Mohanâ, âDreamworks Dedicated Unit at Technicolor India will be back with a mind-boggling session on Animation Perspectives by Raman Hui, John Hill, & Manish Sharmaâ, âThe Very Acclaimed Hugo Sands, Passion Pictures, winner of Oscar 2011 Best Animated Short Film THE LOST THING doing a sessionâ, âTracing Back the Pixels - VFX by VFX maestros talk about the Advancement of VFX Technology from times of Haatim to the times of Robotâ, âTracing Back the Pixels - Animation âŠ As Animation Maestros talk about the Journey of Animation from times of Ek Chidiya Anek Chidiya to the times of Arjunaâ, âFamous VFX studios like MPC and Rhythm&Hues talk about the Art of Rotoscopy, one of the most sorted departments in today's times and the Career that awaits itâ.
Maintaining the levels of zest at the conference track, we have lined up WORKSHOPS this time after popular requests. The format would have professionals teach and help the audience put their brains to work. Some of the Workshops include âCreating a Pitch Bible from Story to the Final Pitch by Ram Singh Kumareshâ, âWorkflows in 3DS MAX and Mudbox 2012 focussed towards Game Art by Yiannis Koumoutzelisâ, âBlender Workshop by Satish Goda from Rhythm&Huesâ, âNuke Workflow by Soumyadip C, Compositing Supervisor, EyeQube Studiosâ, âThe Creative Animator by Mahee Palâ and other workshops revolving VFX Compositing Workflows and Making a Concept Art..
Another Big Dimension of CGTExpo isÂ CGTantra Community Awards scheduled to take place on the 28th evening at Jade Gardens, Worli Mumbai.Â CCA is honored and pleased to have an Illustrious Jury Panel for taking out time to judge the awards. Some of the Names include Jeff Kleiser(VFX Supervisor, Ra.One), Kireet Khurana(Director, Toonpur Ka SuperHero), Max Lang(Oscar&BAFTA nominated animation director) , Shelley Page(Head of International Outreach for DreamWorks Animation), Damir G Martin(Creature&Character Design Specialist) , E.Suresh(Veteran Director&Founder of Eeksaurus Productions),Â Â Vijay Raut(Former President of Bombay Arts Society), Yiannis Koumoutzelis(Creative Director,Trine Entertainment), Nishith Takia(Co-Founder at Krayon Pictures)
There is still more to come. Block your diaries and be there at Nehru Centre on May 28th andÂ 29th, 2011. Who knows few hours spent on creative learning can change your whole lifeâŠ. For good !