You may enable and set screen animation style according to your choice and taste in Android 4.4.4 KitKat phone. There are many option to set this feature but if you wish to enable the screen animation, you may. But, you must remember that if the screen animation is enabled, you may consume more of your battery of phone rather quickly.
Command Line: Settings > Display & lights – DEVICE > Screen-Off Animation Style – ADVANCED SETTINGS.
4: At the prompt popup, see the following radio button options are available:
You may set other animation style as well on your Android 4.4.4 kitKat phone.