Computer Animation Festival

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The SIGGRAPH Asia 2018 Computer Animation Festival is Asia's premier computer animation festival which showcases a world-wide collection of the year's best works. For four exciting days, presenters showcase their most innovative exploration and transition in computer-generated animation and visual effects. From students’ works to professional pieces, the event provides you with evolving visual technology and artistic stimulations.

The Computer Animation Festival consists of three main components:

  • Screenings - It includes Electronic Theater, Animation Theater as well as Invited Screenings where the full breadth of this year’s work in computer animation can be enjoyed at length.
  • VR Theater – It will feature virtual reality narrative films which will be showcased in the newly established VR Theater. Preview all of this year’s ticketed group screenings selections.
  • Panels & Production Talks - It includes presentations by experts on a variety of topics related to the creation of computer animation and visual effects, as well as behind-the-scenes presentations by creators from the studios and schools, whose works are screened at the festival.

Ticketed Timings:

Electronic Theater Timings
- 5 December 2018, 5.00PM – 7:00PM
- 6 December 2018, 6.15PM – 8:15PM
- 7 December 2018, 1.00PM – 3:00PM

VR Theater Timings
- 5 December 2018 [10.00AM, 11.00AM, 12.00PM, 1.00PM, 2.00PM, 3.00PM, 4.00PM]
- 6 December 2018 [10.00AM, 11.00AM, 12.00PM, 1.00PM, 2.00PM, 3.00PM, 4.00PM]
- 7 December 2018 [10.00AM, 11.00AM, 12.00PM, 1.00PM, 2.00PM, 3.00PM]

 

Computer Animation Festival Chair

Shuzo John Shiota
Polygon Pictures, Inc.
Japan

 

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Computer Animation Festival - Animation Theater

An in-depth exploration of the world of animation, visual effects, and scientific visualization over the last year. In the Animation Theater, all-day shows present outstanding works from around the world selected by the Computer Animation Festival's jury.


Computer Animation Festival - Electronic Theater

A two-hour overview filled with the best animations, visual effects, and scientific visualizations produced in the last year. The jury assembled this show to represent the must-see works in computer graphics.


Computer Animation Festival - VR Theater

For the first time in SIGGRAPH Asia 2018 the VR Theater will feature virtual reality narrative films which will be showcased in the newly established VR Theater. Preview all of this year’s ticketed group screenings selections.


Computer Animation Festival Panel & Production Talks

Panels are a mixture of sessions organized by special invitation and or selected from juried proposals submitted through the online submission process and in Production Sessions, the world's most elite and talented computer graphic experts and creative geniuses explain their processes and techniques for creating compelling content. It includes presentations by experts on a variety of topics related to the creation of computer animation and visual effects, as well as behind-the-scenes presentations by creators from the studios and schools, whose works are screened at the festival.


Computer Animation Festival - Award Winners

The award winners of the Computer Animation Festival submissions were evaluated by an expert jury of professionals who span the visual effects, animation, research and development, games, advertising, and education industries. The award categories and winners are based on the following categories. Best of Show Award, Jury Special Award and Best Student Project Award.

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