Orbit Live is an annual animation industry event organised by Arena Animation. In 2017, the festival took place over 4 days, from Thursday, 2nd February to Sunday, 5th February, 2017, at a 5-star hotel in Mumbai, India.
Specially conceived for the VFX, animation, design & graphics industry, Orbit Live offers amazing opportunities for students to meet & work closely with the gurus of animation from around the world. Student delegates get a chance to network & learn from the best of talent from Hollywood & Bollywood, while working on live projects for top companies.
But it's not all work and no play! At the end of a hard day at Orbit, students and industry professionals get to unwind at carnivals, dinner soirees, participate in dance & talent contests, and so much more.
In a nutshell, this is one awesome, power-packed event that anyone with dreams of making it big in a creative field, must attend.
International speakers: Experts from the animation & film industry, from all over the world - including USA, UK, Spain, Poland & Italy - conduct master classes on animation, VFX & filmmaking.
Star Lounge: Winners of Arena's Creative Minds along with the top performers of Orbit Live workshops get an exclusive opportunity to be a part of the Star Lounge, where they showcase their portfolio to foreign dignitaries, and receive feedback & quick tips to make a successful career in the animation industry.
Breakfast shorts: The best animation short films from the world's biggest animation festivals are showcased each morning during the four-day event.
Over the years, Orbit Live has emerged as an interactive platform for students where they get to work closely with icons from the fields of animation, VFX, gaming, graphics & web designing. Students enjoy an exclusive opportunity to attend discussions & workshops conducted by top animation studios and work on live projects under their guidance.
Delegates & industry professionals stay at a 5-star hotel where they attend workshops, master classes, seminars & tech sessions-all under one roof. At the end of the four-day event, the best work done by both, industry as well as students, is recognized & awarded.
Each year, more than 500 students & professionals get together at Orbit Live to not just connect, but also to enjoy, work closely & learn.