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Red theater curtain made in Adobe After Effects with "Opening Curtain" template
Lens flare design in After Effects

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Realistic Opening Curtain & Theater - After Effects
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Movie lens flare for opening curtain animation

What is it?

This Opening Curtain for Adobe After Effects includes a realistic opening and closing curtain animation. You can easily insert your text or graphics onto the stage behind the curtain, and even onto the curtain itself. The curtain is made entirely in After Effects, so everything can be customized. Convenient slider controls allow you to quickly customize the scene and the look of the curtain.

With fluid curtain movement, a velvet texture, spotlights, a 3D stage, and 3D seating, this animation has everything you need to make a dramatic opening curtain intro.

Reveal your text or logo with a 3D theater and curtain animation!

Red opening curtain and 3D stage and theater animation, made in After Effects. Put your text behind the opening or closing curtain.
Lens flare design

Need to Know

  • This template is compatible with Adobe After Effects, version CS5 and all later versions. Works on both PCs and Macs. No plugins required.

  • Comps are HD, 1920x1080

  • Drumroll and music from preview video are not included.

  • Instructions are inside the template (there is no video tutorial).

  • This template has been "universalized", so it will work in After Effects running in any language.

The Opening Curtain template is not a plugin, so there is nothing to install. Rather, it's an Adobe After Effects project file, commonly known as a "template" because most of the work is already done and the user needs only to make their own customizations. This template is compatible with version CS5 as well as all later versions of After Effects.

Opening Curtain contains copyrighted intellectual property. The animations you create with this product are 100% yours and can be used for commercial purposes, but the sharing or online posting of project files with or for anyone other than a client is prohibited. See the Terms and Conditions for more details.

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