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    Mayank Kanyal Mayank Kanyal Lead lighter, DreamWorks India

    Projects: Puss in Boots, Merry Madagascar, Scared Shrekless, Mad Valentine and The Penguins of Madagascar

    Joining MAAC was a life changing decision for me. MAAC launched me into this wonderful career that I cherish everyday.

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    Jay Mehta Jay Mehta Lead compositor/ show supervisor, Base FX, China

    Projects: The Incredible Hulk, The Mummy - Tomb of the Dragon Emperor and Alvin & The Chipmunks

    Without the support of my trainers at MAAC, I would not have reached where I am right now. My training at MAAC covered all aspects of visual effects & animation, and taught the latest software.

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    Kunal Chindarkar Kunal Chindarkar Lead compositor, Double Negative, Singapore

    Projects: Captain America: The First Avenger, Fast and Furious 6, The Incredible Hulk, Godzilla, Battleship, Hercules, The Golden Compass, and Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

    Courses at MAAC are at par with industry standards. They train you in all the software used for creating stunning VFX movies we see today.

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    Jayesh Makwana Jayesh Makwana Sr. lighting artist, Prime Focus, India

    Projects: Sin City 2, Yellow, Dabangg 2, Matru ki Bijli ka Mandola & Race 2

    If you are passionate about VFX, MAAC can give you that start to boost your career. MAAC was my gateway to the world of computer graphics.


DAFM - Animation & Film Making Course

The process of animation film making is not limited to the knowledge of operating sophisticated software. The entire film making process is a design process, which involves detailed planning and implementation, to bring the story and the characters to life on screen, in an engaging manner to the audience. At MAAC, our courses emphasize on understanding the creative process of film making, so that you build your base before getting in to the technical process.

Course overview

An intensive one-year program in animation film making, where you will learn the essentials of pre-production and digital film making. During this course you will focus on disciplines such as storyboarding, art direction, character design, modelling, 3D animation, and texturing & lighting.

Our certified trainers, along with our industry-relevant teaching methods, dynamic curriculum and studio-like atmosphere, provides you with a stimulating environment, that helps you foster your imagination and gives you the skills needed to achieve a high-paying, successful career in this exciting world of animation.

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Course Covers

  • Pre-production
  • Storyboarding
  • Cinematography
  • Concepts of Film Making
  • Stop Motion
  • Digital Design
  • Compositing
  • Modeling & Texturing
  • Character Setup & Skinning
  • Character Animation
  • Sound Editing
  • Concepts of Non-Linear Editing
  • Lighting & Rendering
  • Particle & Dynamics
  • sketch image
  • draw image
  • wireframe image
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Software to learn

Career options after DAFM

Course duration: 12 Months

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Please note: This course is available in select MAAC centres only. Check with your nearest MAAC centre.

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