The 15th December 2011marked another milestone in Arena Animation's achievements. Arena is one of the leading Animation Schools in India today. The Creative Minds event which was an inter-centre competition between all Arena Branches is being held every year where students from different parts of a region. This is the fourth consecutive year for this region and the hall seem ablaze with creativity as all the students gathered in their seats.

Students shortlisted works from each category were being showcased for the audience. There was lot of categories which included Stop motion animation, 2D animation, 3D animation, Graphic design, etc. The short films and images were displayed on the stage and it had entries from all over. The entries continued to be showcased after a short lunch break was over with lunch provided by Arena. After the final category, which was 3D animation films, was over the judges went to work evaluating all the entries and selecting the winners. There were 3 prizes for each category. After the final call from the jury the prizes were announced and distributed to the winners.

Speaking to Animation Focuz, Mr.Syamal Das Territory academic head of Arena Animation said, “We started this event four years back trying to get a connection for the students with the industry. Our guests are very well known figures in the animation industry. When compared to the first Creative Minds event our student strength has become four times more. Our students’ work quality has improved much more than the previous years. This shows the improvements we have made from the teaching side as well.


Please find the CREATIVE MINDS 2011 WINNERS list below.

We thank you for the enormous support given by each and every Student and 
we congratulate all the students for the efforts and outstanding performance.

CREATIVE MINDS - West  2011 Winners

       

Prize

Students name

Category

Centre name

First

Rigved Sarmalkar

3D Short Film

Malad

       

Prize

Students name

Category

Centre name

First

Jayesh panchal / Rahul prajapati / Nilesh prajapati / Girish suryavanshi

2d Short film

Malad

Prize

Students name

Category

Centre name

Third

Nikita Baria / Vikram Zare / Deepak Bhatt

Stop Motion

Malad

Prize

Students name

Category

Centre name

Third

Vinayak

3D Character Model

Malad

       

Prize

Students name

Category

Centre name

Third

Nikita Vora / Kavita Makwana / Joon Rangoonwala / Mayur Savla / Tejas Patel

Live Action

Malad

Glimps of the Event : Creative Minds