Reliance MediaWorks in expansion mode with South India focus

Reliance MediaWorks, the entertainment arm of the Anil Ambani-led industrial house, is expanding its domestic operations across films, TV commercials and broadcasting through strategic alliances and leveraging existing tie-ups.

The company is particularly looking at south India, where it has recently partnered with VenSat to expand its animation capabilities, as also to create a studio in Chennai, a statement issued Wednesday said.
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Reliance DreamWorks films get 11 Oscar nominations

Three films produced by Reliance DreamWorks, a venture between industrialist Anil Ambani and Hollywood producer-director Steven Spielberg, have bagged as many as 11 Oscar nominations this year, it was announced Tuesday.

This is the first time movies produced by a company with such huge Indian holding has bagged such large nominations for one of the most prestigious cinema awards across the globe.
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Reliance Mediaworks image-processing technique bags Oscar

Members of Reliance Mediaworks’ Global Imaging Technology Centre will receive the prestigious Academy plaques at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’s Scientific and Technical Awards 2012, to be held Feb 11. The technique for which the award is being given is for the development of Lowry Process — a system for the reduction of noise and other disturbances, thereby providing high quality images required by the filmmaking process.
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