Jesh Krishna Murthy is one of India’s leading VFX, Animation & New Media Artists and also the founder of Anibrain.
Jesh Krishna Murthy is one of India’s leading VFX, Animation & New Media Artists and also the founder of Anibrain which is a multi award winning VFX, Animation & New Media studio with offices in Pune, Mumbai & Los Angeles.
With a career spanning over two and a half decades Jesh brings with him the experience of having worked on over 100 Hollywood/International films including Batman Begins, Tomb Raider, Harry Potter and The Guardians of the Galaxy which was nominated this year for best VFX at the Academy awards. Jesh has had the honour to work with some of the leading actors & directors globally and the opportunity to collaborate with them to help create compelling stories & visuals.
Jesh began his career creating animations for Doordarshan and then moved to Germany and then to Canada to pursue higher studies in Animation & Visual Effects. Post his studies Jesh worked at some of the leading companies in North America finessing & fine tuning his craft. Extensive experience in the west has allowed him to gather an enviable array of knowledge and expertise in a relatively new medium of film making 7 story telling. Jesh also worked at the legendary Jim Henson’s Creature shop (Creator of the Muppets & Sesame Street) for three years in London before heading back to India to set up Anibrain.
Jesh returned to India in 2005 to set up his company and also his dream of creating world class visuals from India. Today Anibrain has become a leading company catering to Hollywood VFX from India and has created a niche place for itself in the global VFX industry. Over the years Anibrain’s work has resulted in multiple awards including the Promax BDA, Ficci Frames for best VFX in an Indian film and the Maharashtra State IT awards for best RnD & innovation technology. Today, Anibrain is catering to some of the most cutting edge films, commercials, games & apps for the leading studios, production companies & creative houses across the world.
Besides heading Anibrain which is today catering to the top studios globally, Jesh has also created and conceived Mocomi.com which is now one the the leading kids websites in India. Jesh’s passion for compelling visual story telling has enabled Mocomi to collaborate and create some great content for kids globally.