Indian animation company PentaMedia is forming alliances on a national and global scale for joint ventures. Hollywood-based Digital Domain is to collaborate with PentaMedia on film production and Internet services. The formal announcements stating the exact nature of the alliance is forthcoming. Meanwhile, PentaMedia has already signed a memorandum of understanding with Indian animation company 3dMaxMedia.
Based in the Silicon Valley in South India, 3dMaxMedia deals primarily in interactive 3-D animation products and media services and has an alliance with Hewlett-Packard for animation content.