For Media and Entertainment Start-ups to

What is Anthill Studio?

  • 9 media & entertainment technology startups
  • 3 months co-innovation program
  • 100% access to studio facilities & mentors
  • $1 M of investment
  • $0.5 M of infrastructure and market access credits


  • Anthill Studio is a business accelerator program focused on technology startups in Media & Entertainment
  • It is for start-ups with disruptive products that can be accelerated by providing industry connections, technology mentoring, business scaling and access to smart capital
  • A chosen few stand to raise > $1 million at the end of the program
  • Startups will get to work on real use cases and their products will be deployed in real client engagements during the program


Rana Daggubati



  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Television
  • Gaming
  • Digital Media


Why should you apply?

Why Choose Us

Speed Scaling

3 months of intense product and speed scaling support in Hyderabad with access to studio facilities, equipment and mentors

Smart Capital

Anthill Ventures along with its investor partners will invest up to $1,000,000 into the super stars of the cohort

Workshops & Master Classes

Customized workshops covering all aspects; product/market fit, go-to-market strategy, fundraising, and sales

Market Access

Access to the top media and entertainment distribution channels Access > 3 Million Indian customers Access to celebrity endorsements

Expert Network

Access to top technology experts in the M&E space. Dedicated mentor time for each startup team

Corporate & Investor Meetups

Corporate events to pitch for new sales channels. Pitching to the most active VCs and angel investors for fund raising

If you are a global startup, in addition to the above you will also get the following benefits –

  • Anthill StudioBusiness model refinement for the Indian market
  • Anthill StudioIndian cultural and business etiquette training
  • Anthill StudioSupport for setting up your India business / JV in the areas of legal, HR, accounting, and IP


Anthill Ventures
Media & Entertainment Industry