It was a remarkable day in director Nikhil Advani’s life as he received the National Award for his
stereoscopic 3D animation film Delhi Safari. Released on the 19th of October 2012, the film won
the award of the Best Animation Film.
Delhi Safari takes its viewers to an interesting journey with cross-cultural characters. The film
highlights the real world themes about urban sprawl and the effects of humanity on the global
ecosystem. The animation in the film certainly defined the new age technology. Director Nikhil
Advani and the team of animators at Krayon Pictures have put time, energy, passion and 3D
technology into ensuring that their family entertainer is of a standard thus far not seen in the
nation. It is also one of the few animation films that didwell in the overseas market. Apart from
the new-age animation, Nikhil has also made sure that the story of the film is heartfelt.
With an interesting story-line and new-age animation, Nikhil Advani’sDelhi Safari is an
entertaining crossover piece and well deserving to win the National Award!