We’re lifting the lid on what it’s like to work Inside Technicolor by shining the torch on our fascinating team. In this interview, Anushka Saviella Nunes, Production Manager at Mikros Animation in Bangalore, discusses her role, how she got into the industry, as well as her most significant achievements.
What piece of advice would you give to your younger self?
The best way to learn more and remain inspired is to work with people who are smarter than you.
What’s that one thing that you can’t live without?
A large cup of hot water, a bar of dark chocolate and some good music.
Your career highlight to date?
Being credited on the animation features ‘Puss in Boots’ & ‘Madagascar’.
How did you get into the industry?
As a production personnel, I began my career in news with NDTV, initially working in marketing & events for MTV. Like most kids, I grew up watching Disney classics- 2D animation. My skills simply felt more appropriate when used to bring joy and magic to people, instead of making them face the harsh realities of life.
What would your DREAM project involve?
An infinite budget for R&D prior to asset creation.
What’s the best thing about the Mikros culture?
The experienced team members who I get to learn from, and a very supportive senior management that encourages us to learn and grow. Keeping the focus on learning and not fault finding.
Your biggest achievement so far.
Working to overcome all obstacles we have encountered on projects so far, regardless of lockdown and report deadlines.
In 3 words, describe Mikros Animation.
Constantly re-imagining animation
Share something you learned this week!
Love is more a verb and not an emotion.
What’s the best thing about your job?
Getting to learn something new every day!
If you weren’t in this role, what would you be doing?
Designing my own line of jewelry.
What can’t you put down? (book, program, app, podcast)
Any educational, inspiring, or motivational book which helps me see a new perspective.
Any recent personal goals?
Embrace the change and acquire the learnings required to living a balanced life.
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