MAAC is a place where I learnt a lot, not only about animation, but also how a team works, patience, & how to handle technical problems, It also provided me a path to successful career. Thanks to MAAC.
There's always something new happening at MAAC. Students win Awards, faculty gain worldwide recognition & centres achieve amazing results at work. Many a time, MAAC receives a special mention in the press & media. Presenting a roundup of all the latest happenings!
MAAC students win Rolling Frames Short Summit Award for their documentary film
Fourteen students of MAAC, in association with the Bangalore Traffic Police, made a documentary movie - The Resilient Bangalore Traffic Cop. The documentary released on YouTube on July 2, 2014 & won its first award at the Rolling Frames Short Summit Award at Bangalore.
The movie portrays the lesser known side of the Bangalore Traffic Police. Their plight, their struggle, and their resilience form the heart of the movie. The movie was made under the guidance of Anto Ramesh Paul, Zonal Technical Head MAAC (South) and under the mentorship of Shajan Samuel.
Three cheers to the MAAC students who worked tirelessly for endless hours to shoot this documentary.
You can watch the movie here:
MAAC wins Bronze in Edutainment Show 2014
MAAC was awarded the Bronze trophy in the ‘Animation & Graphics’ category at the prestigious Edutainment Show, India's largest educational exhibition & summit.
The Edutainment Awards were conducted to felicitate institutes providing courses in media, design, communication & entertainment. The winners were based on a comprehensive evaluation of several parameters & the quality of education offered at the institutions.
MAAC takes pride at being recognized as one of the top institutes for animation & graphics education & training in India.
Three cheers to Team MAAC!
MAAC Infinity 2014
MAAC Thane organized its first annual day - Infinity 2014 - at Dr Kashinath Gahnekar Natyagruha, Thane on 18th April, 2014.
The evening hosted an interesting line-up of activities & competitions for students across different categories. More than 100 students participated & won trophies & certificates.
Three cheers to the MAAC team for making this event a grand success!
Imaginations delivered: MAAC organizes painting competition for differently-able children.
In an attempt to add colours to the lives of differently-able children, MAAC organized a painting competition in Prabartak, a home for differently-able children in Salt Lake, Kolkata, on April 11.
More than 20 children from the home participated in the event. The purpose was to unravel their hidden skills and bring cheer among these precious lives. The children enjoyed their day out while expressing themselves with colours.
Kudos to MAAC team for such a wonderful initiative!
MAAC launches new centre in Kottayam, Kerala
MAAC announces the launch of its new centre in Kottayam, Kerala. The occassion was graced by several dignitaries, including Shri. Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan, honorable minister for cinema, transport, forest and environment, government of Kerala. The centre is equipped with state-of-art infrastructure & facilities for students to pursue a career in animation & VFX.
MAAC launches new centre in Patna
MAAC announced the launch of its new center at Boring Road, Patna. The centre is set to commence its first batch from 20th March, 2014. The centre is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure to train students on the latest 3D animation & visual effects technology.
Prizes Galore for MAAC students in Reelemotions Students International Film Festival
Showcasing their creativity to the world, MAAC Janakpuri (Delhi) students showcased their talent and came out with flying colors during Reelemotions Students International Film Festival (RSIFF 2014), organized by Noida International University.
Dheeraj Malhan and team won the Best VFX Movie Award for 'Incantation' and Deepak Gupta and team bagged the Best Animation Movie award for 'Jo & Scurra'.