Toonz Animation India (www.toonzanimationindia.com)
has won two of the Seagate Technical Awards for Excellence
in Digital Technology for Films and Television at the
Broadcast India 2002 Exhibition.
won the Best 2D animation Award for Stone Crusher,
a film done for UNICEF about every childs right
to education, and the Best Animated 3D/2D Logo or Channel
1D for the Week with the Masters logo animation.
Seagate Awards were presented at the Broadcast India 2002
Exhibition, held at the World Trade Centre, Mumbai. The
event had over 300 popular international brand names showcasing
their latest products and technology, as well as discussions
and interactions regarding the latest developments advancements
in the fields of TV, radio, video, audio, film, music,
lights, cable satellite, multimedia, transmission, computer
graphics, broadband and the Internet.
Crusher has previously won the First Prize at the
world Animation Celebration in Los Angeles and the Gold
Award at the Kalamazoo Animation Festival International
in the public service announcement category.
in the fall of 1999, Toonz Animation India occupies more
than 18,000 square feet of space inside the Thiruvananthapuram
Technopark. Toonz Animation is the most advanced studio
to open in India since the country emerged as a potential
player in the international animation industry.
a staff of 500 Indian and international artists, Toonz
has been voted as one of the top 10 animation companies
to watch in the year 2002 by Animation Magazine.