Driven by a zeal for perfection and creativity, 88 Pictures adopts a unique approach to the art of Animation, VFX, Gaming, VR and brings your stories to life. With a steadfast focus on creativity, excellence and a highly skilled talent pool who understand and share your vision, we deliver world class quality content across various formats.
Helmed by industry veterans with several years of experience from some of the top notch global studios, 88 Pictures is truly an eclectic mix of talent from around the world that makes us a multicultural, diverse and international studio having presence across Toronto in Canada to Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad in India.
Since our inception, we have delivered some of the most acclaimed projects across films, shows and other platforms that are as diverse as our talent pool and we are just getting started..!!!
“Creative & technology innovation is the key to the success, that needs to happen at every stage of the content creation irrespective of the service, co-production or the IP module. It has the power to create a dent in the universe. It has happened before and it will happen again..!!!”
A doyen in the animation industry, Milind D. Shinde spent most of his animation career with Dreamworks. He was part of the core team instrumental in setting up and development of the production infrastructure at the India Dreamworks and Oriental DreamWorks in Shanghai, China.
In his robust body of experience, Milind has been a part of few Oscar-nominated feature films at DreamWorks and played an important role in the production of most of its successful movie franchises such as Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon among others.
Through his astute management skills, unflinching vision and a zeal for quality and creativity, he has successfully established 88 Pictures as a key player in the arena of Animation.
FOUNDER & CEO
A doyen in the animation industry, Milind D Shinde’s career boasts of close to two decades of experience and is spread over diverse domains namely Project Management, Production and New Studio Set up. He was part of the core team involved in setting up the production of the India business unit of DreamWorks Animation Studios. During his stint with DreamWorks Animation Studios, Milind played a crucial role in the production work executed in India for some of their successful movie franchises such as Madagascar, Puss in Boots and How to Train Your Dragon to name a few. He also was one of the key members involved in setting up the production for Dreamworks Animation Studios in Shanghai called as Oriental DreamWorks and worked on Kung Fu Panda 3 which was one of the highest grossing animated features in China.
Through his astute management skills, unflinching vision and a zeal for quality and creativity, he has successfully established 88 Pictures as a key player in the arena of Animation and premium content delivery services with several reputed projects to their credit. Their clientele boasts of studios such as Dreamworks Animation Studios, Warner Bros Animation, Nickelodeon, Lucas Film, Gaumont and Netflix to name a few. The company recently made a successful foray into the domain of VFX with the Siddharth Malhotra and Rashmika Mandanna starrer Mission Majnu.
Prior to starting his entrepreneurial journey with 88 Pictures in animation field, Milind also worked in various industries and comes with a degree in engineering and management.
Excellence & Quality in everything is paramount and every detail matters, whether it’s on the screen or at the workplace or in anything that we do. We are in pursuit of excellence rather than perfection.
We push curiosity, exploring new ideas and challenging traditional thinking by inspiring our employees to think outside the box. Pictures can be perfect, we aspire to be pixel perfect.
Our ideology involves a steadfast commitment to willingness to embrace new ideas, staying ahead of the curve embracing and implementing state-of-the-art technologies.
We challenge the status quo, embrace new ideas and technologies as it inspires us to innovate and grow exploring uncharted territories with unique and inventive approaches.
Work hard and play harder is the philosophy. Creating a sense of ownership, empowerment and belonging yet having a lot of fun makes work a successful byproduct.
With an unwavering focus on creativity, a zest for innovation and a highly skilled talent pool who understand and share your vision, we deliver world-class quality content across multiple formats.
Helmed by industry veterans with several years of experience in the animation industry, 88 Pictures is headquartered in Mumbai with offices spread across Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Canada. And since our inception, we have delivered some of the most acclaimed projects across films, shows and other platforms that are as diverse as our talent pool.