We are Proud to announce that ARENA ANIMATION has won an International Award for Student Animation Film.

Pls find some details on the Digicon Awards 2009.

A Student animation film from Arena Animation Academy (Title : USE CONDOM) won PRIZE FOR EFFORT at the DIGICON ‘ 09 Awards held on April 3, 2009, Bhaidas Auditorium, Juhu, Mumbai.

The Other Awardees in the said category (PRIZE FOR EFFORT) include Well known Animation professionals Mr Dhimant Vyas (Taare Zameen Par – Title sequence) Gitanjali Rao & Vaibhav Kumaresh (3×9 sequence of Taare Zameen Par) besides works of Animation studios such as Toonz Animation, Famous Studios & National Institute for Design (NID), Ahmedabad.


Organised with the aim of bringing together animation creators from all across Asia, Tokyo Broadcasting System‘s DIGICON Awards honor the best animation films and their creators every year. The Awards Grand Prix is held in Japan annually with winning film makers from each of the participating countries being flown in and hosted courtesy TBS.

The Indian support partner for DIGICON Awards (India Leg) is AnimationXpress.com and the best films from 2008 were honored at a special function which would be held on April 3, 2009 at Bhaidas Auditorium, Juhu, Mumbai as part of the 1st FrameFlixx Awards. The same was made possible with the support of the Consulate General of Japan and Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS).

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