Computer Animation Festival

SIGGRAPH 2009 Computer Animation Festival Trailer

Special Thanks & Acknowledgements

Computer Animation Festival Awards

Best of Show Award
French Roast
Fabrice O. Joubert
The Pumpkin Factory

Jury Award
BIF Production
The Mill
United States

Jury Honorable Mention
Rodrigo Blaas, Cecile Hokes

Student Prize
Project: Alpha
Matthias Æ Bjarnason, Christian Munk Sørensen, Nicolai Slothus
The Animation Workshop Denmark

Well Told Fable
Unbelievable Four
Sukwon Shin, In Pyo Hong
United States

Special Guest Speakers

Chris Landreth
"The Spine" and Psychologically Driven Animation
Thursday, 6 August | 10:30 am - 12:15 pm, Auditorium B

Peter Ludé
3D to the Home: What Can Possibly Go Wrong?
Senior Vice President, Engineering, Sony Electronics
Executive Vice President, SMPTE
Board of Directors ITVS
Thursday, 6 August | 8:30 - 9:15 am, Rooms 260-262

Bob Whitehill
Visual Storytelling in Three Dimensions
Stereoscopic Supervisor, Pixar Animation Studios
Thursday, 6 August | 9:15 - 10 am, Rooms 260-262

For SIGGRAPH 2009, the Computer Animation Festival introduces two new sections: Real-Time Rendering, devoted to work produced interactively in real time; and Visual Music, which includes music visualizations and other artworks that combine music and images into a captivating multi-sensory experience.

To reveal the technology and creativity behind current achievements in animation and visual effects, the Computer Animation Festival also presents Panels, Production Sessions, and Talks