SIGGRAPH Showcase (2017)
It's time to touch base with that massive global 'hitching post' of the digerati.... SIGGRAPH. For over 40 years, this event has been shining the brightest light down the digital animating path, encouraging devotees of the form to constantly push boundaries and experiment with new tools, toys and ideas.
Andrew Coats, Lou Hamou-lhadj
The path of a life can change in the blink of an eye.
United StatesRuntime: 6:42
The greatest art heist of all time and a daring chase through the tightest of spaces in pursuit of the thief and his prize.
Drawing a person is hard, you need the right kind of eyes to take in all the detail.
United StatesRuntime: 2:30
|Chateau De Sable
Quentin Deleau, Sylvain Robert, Maxime Goudal, Lucie Foncelle, Julien Paris
A world built on sand is one thing, a world made entirely out of sand is another. A battle royale ahead of the tide.
|In Other Words
At the end of the day, time is the most precious give you can give and the thing that makes the ultimate difference.
A dramatic and apocalyptic cataclysm marks the end of the age of the dinosaur.
Matthias Gerding, Dennis Colquhoun, Matthias Murmann
A clutch of images from a dossier of gritty, civil break-down.
The sacrificed, so cruelly taken and so blindly believed in, amounts to nothing in the end.
United StatesRuntime: 7:32
Arthur Bodart, Valerian Daunis, Thibaut Fournie, Lionel Leriche, Felix Pirritano, Karen Seghetto
Two hombres in a rundown saloon battle for the attention of the beautiful barmaid. There will only be one winner.
What looks like the end of one world is really the beginning of another.
|Accidents, Blunders and Calamities
A rollicking, hilarious diorama of alphabetised rollcall of death all rolled into a happy children's bedtime story.
New ZealandRuntime: 5:12
You only see what you want to see some days - even in the Blue Zone where the laws are more relaxed.