Saraswathi Vani Balgam was invited as a panelist at Women in Animation world Summit 2022 to speak on ” Gender Justice ” at Annecy 2022 .

Talking about justice and equality, Vani says “Justice is an expansion of ourselves – our creativity, connection, and emotions as we all want to expand ourselves not to feel tinier.”



Vani was invited as a panellist by CII (Confederation of Indian Industry)on Focus Industry – India at Annecy 2022 

Saraswathi Vani Balgam talks about her roller coaster journey at FMX 2022

Because at every Low blow..we Learn! Listen to what Saraswathi Balgam has to share on making mistakes & learning at each step of our lives on her recent visit to FMX , Stuttgart.



Immersive storytelling expert Saraswathi Vani Balgam talks about the future of filmmaking at Diorama International Film Festival.

Dancing Atoms Studios Preschool shows “Gannu” has been selected for Stories X Women Program by FIAPF , Women In Animation & is sponsored by Walt Disney Animation Studios, with additional support from Triggerfish Animation.

The program will provide the selected creatives a chance to participate in a series of mentoring sessions led by internationally recognized animation experts, as well as 1:1 coaching sessions, preparing them to pitch their projects at the upcoming 2022 Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Market.

VFX Summit 2021  – Scope for Women in VFX Industry

Saraswathi Vani Balgam moderating a panel discussion on  Scope for Women in VFX Industry at VFX Summit 2021

VFX Summit 2021  –  Road Map to Animation IP Creation for Global Market

Saraswathi Vani Balgam moderating a panel discussion on  Road Map to Animation IP Creation for Global Market at VFX Summit 2021 

VFX Summit 2021

VFX Summit 2021 – Singing and Telling a Story using Unreal

Watch Saraswathi Vani Balgam’s sharing her inspiring story on how she started her career as an intern at a reputed studio to an Independent filmmaker.

Asifa India IAD – Real time pipeline for Animation using Unreal Engine

Saraswathi Vani Balgam in conversation with Arvind Neelakantan , Technical Account Manager – Epic Games discussing the Real-time Pipeline for Animation using Unreal Engine during Asifa India IAD celebrations

Asifa India IAD – Case Study on Award-Winning Film  Tenet

Saraswathi Vani  Balgam – President of Asifa India , in conversation with Jigesh Gajjar , Head of Vfx – Dneg discussing the Academy Award Winning Fim ‘Tenet” during Asifa India IAD celebrations

Interview for Asifa India – International Animation Day 

Red FM 93.5 in talks with Asifa India President – Ms.Saraswathi Vani Balgam on International Animation Day celebrated on Oct 28th every year, the role of Asifa India in bringing all the animators, artists under one umbrella and recognizing their efforts.


Animation Masters Summit 2021

Animation Masters Summit 2021

Beyond her impressive credentials, this animation master’s contributions to her professional community are a testimony to her commitment to the medium of animation. Meet the AMS master – Saraswathi “Vani” Balgam

Women Creators Program

Women Creators Program

Epic Games & Asifa India launched the Women Creators Program to bring some talented women producers and VFX professionals from India to participate in a four-week-long virtual training and mentoring program.This first-of-its-kind Women Creator’s Program has been launched to get more women storytellers into the spotlight.

Podcast with the other 50%

Herstory of Hollywood Podcast – Los Angeles on August 18, 2020

TedX Talk

TedX Talk

TEDxMasala Saraswathi Balgam – Extraordinary journey in the animation and visual effects industry
– Mumbai on December 8th, 2010

Interview for CTN Network

Interview for CTN Network

Join award-winning author and historian, Mindy Johnson as she brings leading talent, authorities and masters of creativity together for thought-provoking, insightful and impactful conversations in an interactive webcast forum on CTN Network. Mindy Johnson interviews Senior Executive and Director Saraswathi ‘Vani’ Balgam.