Animation Masters Summit

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“Week with the Masters”, established in the year 1999 is the first ever animation event established in India to celebrate the ‘Art of Animation’. This is conducted annually by bringing in the “who’s who” of this fantastic Animation Industry, international and national. This is essentially to bring the Masters and the young and aspiring talent together.

Toonz’s Animation Masters Summit 2019 ended on a creative note
6:00 pm PDT 06/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Toonz Media Group is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and the company proudly inaugurated the 2019 edition of its two-day Animation Masters Summit (AMS), at the Techno Park Campus in Trivandrum, Kerala. The event was graced by British deputy high commissioner, Chennai, India Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford and other dignitaries. Toonz Media Group CEO P. Jayakumar,  in his opening speech expressed how the Animation Masters Summit is an integral part of Toonz’s legacy and commitment to celebrate the art of animation … Read More


Masters galore at Toonz’s Animation Masters Summit 2019
2:30 pm PDT 05/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Inspiration is not easily attained, only the best of masters can inspire people with hope to achieve their dreams. Toonz Animation Masters Summit is one such event where every single master including Mayur Puri, Sriniavas Mohan and Pete Dodd, who come from different wakes of life inspired all to strive towards their dream. Mayur Puri – Master Writer A popular Bollywood screenwriter, known for hit works like, Om Shanti Om, ABCD and ABCD 2 and a legendary trans-creator trusted by Disney. He … Read More


Animation Masters Summit 2019 saw the creative side of animator Vivek Ram
11:30 am PDT 05/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

With a stellar speakers list, this year, Animation Masters Summit have managed to create buzz. Day one ended by honouring the legend of animation Raman Lal Mistry, the creator of the iconic ‘Doordarshan’ logo animation. What keeps the animation industry growing is the passion one has, he said in a candid interview with us. Keeping the essence of 2D animation, animators must focus more on the technique which is kind of getting lost, added he. With the learnings from Mistry, … Read More


Christian Schneider shares his insights at Toonz Animation Masters Summit
3:00 pm PDT 03/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

  Toonz Media Masters Summit witnessed a profound proliferation of insights by Gummy Bear International’s CEO Christian Schneider. The session titled What is important in an Animation? observed the fundamental requisites for creating successful animated content. Gummy Bear International CEO Christian Schneider answered this question at the ToonZ Master Summit. Outlining the important steps before coming up with the Animated content, he spoke about creativity and ideas. Speaking about how important finalising the idea and bringing it to the real … Read More


Toonz announces the list of masters for the 20th Animation Masters Summit
11:00 am PDT 01/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

The 20th Animation Masters Summit is special in every way for Toonz Media. The two day glorious event taking place on 3 and 4 May 2019 is held in the serene Park centre, Technopark Campus in Trivandrum. This year will see a line-up of renowned speakers from the animation industry. FICCI chairman for animation, VFX, gaming and comics Ashish Kulkarni will also grace the much awaited event. The audience will also see representations from the Media Entertainment Skill Council of … Read More


Toonz to launch Concept Lab for animation aspirants
2:00 pm PDT 25/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Toonz Media Group, global leader in the Animation Industry conceptualizes the first ever concept lab, ‘Cocoon Concept Lab’ for the budding aspirants. The initiative is designed to support authentic storytelling and ideas by providing individualized concept development for emerging concept creators and writers with a TV/ digital series idea or screenplay. Toonz media group aims to represent the remarkable concepts received in various domestic and international markets thereby, providing a platform for industry aspirants. Toonz Media Group CEO P Jayakumar … Read More


Toonz announces the 2019 edition of the Animation Masters Summit in Trivandrum
2:00 pm PDT 16/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Toonz Media Group is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year. The organisation proudly announces the 2019 edition of its Animation Masters Summit (AMS), on 3 and 4 May at the TechnoPark Campus in the picturesque city of Trivandrum, Kerala in Southern India. Established as the first ever animation event in India in 1999, each year Toonz celebrates the art of animation bringing together experts and leading figures from the global animation industry from across the world to interact with aspiring young talents, and … Read More


Toonz Entertainment head of business development Kishor Shrivastav is leaving to chase passion in live action
2:00 pm PDT 27/03/2019 By Poonam Mondal

Toonz  Entertainment head of business development Kishor Shrivastav has revealed that he will be leaving his position in the group on 30 March 2019. “I’ll be leaving my position as head – business development here at Toonz Media Group, and my last day would be 30th March 2019,” said Shrivastav in an official mail. He shared with AnimationXpress that he has been eyeing to explore avenues of creating something unique which will take him one level up. His passion has always … Read More


Toonz Media Group announces the next edition of Animation Masters Summit
12:00 pm PDT 04/03/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Toonz Media Group, which is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year, announces the 2019 edition of its Animation Masters Summit (AMS), on 3 and 4 May at the TechnoPark Campus in Trivandrum, Kerala. The theme at this year’s AMS is ‘Connecting Content: Seeing the Big Picture’. In this ever-increasingly complex global multi-platform, consumer driven world empowered more and more by kids, our vision, understanding and capability to connect content, is key to success and at the core of animation excellence. Established … Read More