Nikhil Advani’s Delhi Safari adds to its success with National Award for Best Animation Film
Delhi Safari, India’s first internationally acclaimed animation film directed by Nikhil Advani has added yet another feather to its cap by winning the National Award for Best Animation Film.
Produced by Krayon Pictures which specializes in IP work and cutting edge VFX, Delhi Safari a bilingual stereoscopic 3D animation featuring the voices of Akshaye Khanna, Govinda, Suniel Shetty, Boman Irani, and Urmila Matondkar, was released in October 2012 and ever since then it has been stealing the hearts of its audiences.
On an international level, the film has already been chosen as ”Official Selection” at the Annecy Film Festival in France, world’s most prestigious animation film festival and has been shortlisted for consideration in the Best Animated Feature Film category for the 85th Annual Academy Awards.
“The feeling of winning such an illustrious award for a film I so deeply believed in is unexplainable! I’m glad the people involved with this film are finally getting their due credit through this award & hopefully this will be a take off point for the extremely talented animation industry that our country has”, says Nikhil Advani.