The ASIFA Awards of Excellence-2010 ceremony saw Dilsukhnagar Arena take home the SPECIAL JURY AWARD for the short film Feel The Punch in the student animation films category: a major recognition at the 10th edition of the ASIFA India's International Animation Day celebrations which has been one of the most popular animation carnivals in India since 2002.
"ASIFA Awards of Excellence" assembles fresh and unique talents each year for the occasion of "International Animation Day" from every where around the world. It is an annual awards ceremony established in 2002 to recognize and celebrate the best in Indian animation. There is a national call for entries where animation films for both student and professional categories are solicited. Various short films are screened in front of thousands of audience.
There has been an overwhelming response with many students and professionals submitting their work for the Awards of Excellence-2010. The submissions were judged by a distinguished panel of artists and they selected the films worthy of the "ASIFA India Award of Excellence" trophy.