Join Arena’s Animation Film Design (AFD) course and make a successful career in animation filmmaking. The course prepares you for high-paying career options in making films, creating shows for TV, computer games, mobile games, websites, media, and other exciting industries.

By 2020, the Animation & VFX industry in India will be worth ₹11360 crores*. There is huge demand for animation in almost every media-related industry, and every company wants to hire trained professionals. With Arena, you can develop your creative & technical skills in animation filmmaking, walk away with a professional work portfolio, and be a part of this dynamic industry.

The AFD program covers techniques of pre-production, anatomy design, animatics, visualization, character design & development, animation scene planning and 2D animation.

  • Basic Shapes & Sketching Techniques
  •  Anatomy Drawing
  •  Body Language & Expressions
  •  Lights, Colour & Perspectives
  •  Creating Digital Art
  •  Adobe Photoshop Extended
  •  Animation Concepts
  •  Concept Design, Development & Storytelling Techniques
  •  Scriptwriting for Animation
  •  Character Design & Development
  •  Concepts – Adobe Photoshop Extended
  •  Acting & Voice Characterization
  •  Concepts – Adobe Audition
  •  Concept Art & Inspirational Sketches
  •  Visual Scripting with Film Language
  •  Storyboarding for Animatics
  •  Editing for Animatics
  •  Adobe Premier Pro
  •  Showreel Development
  • Principles of Animation
  •  Timing for Animation
  •  Keyframing, Inbetweening & Clean-ups
  •  Digital Ink & Paint
  •  Animation Scene Planning
  •  2D Animation Post production
  •  Showreel Development
  • Clay Modelling
  •  Modeling with Maya
  •  Texturing with Maya
  •  Rigging with MAYA
  •  Character Animation with Maya
  •  Lighting and Rendering with Maya
  •  Dynamics & Simulations
  •  Pixar Renderman
  •  Digital Fx
  •  Digital Video Editing, Color Grading & Finishing
  •  Showreel Development