• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Siggraph

Siggraph

Latest News

  1. Siggraph: Have Film Incentives Plateaued?

    11:01 am PDT 07/22/2013
    Number of comments:

    Tax credits were among the topics at Siggraph's business symposium. READ MORE

    • 0
  2. Siggraph: Computer Animation Festival Trailer Now Playing (Video)

    5:29 pm PDT 07/10/2013
    Number of comments:

    The festival is an Academy Award qualifying event. READ MORE

    • 0
  3. Siggraph Keynote Speakers Include 'Up' Director Pete Docter

    8:42 am PDT 06/14/2013
    Number of comments:

    Others presenting at the conference are "Coraline's" Henry Selick, "How to Train Your Dragon’s" Chris Sanders and "The Simpson’s" David Silverman. READ MORE

    • 0
  4. Siggraph 2012: PC Makers Target Media And Entertainment Market

    6:17 pm PDT 08/09/2012
    Number of comments:

    Dell, HP and Lenovo converged on CG conference. READ MORE

    • 2
  5. Warners Taking 'Prudent' Approach to 'The Hobbit's' 48fps Release

    3:13 pm PDT 08/09/2012
    Number of comments:

    The higher-frame rate version of the movie will play in “all major markets in North America,” domestic distribution chief Dan Fellman says, but only in select theaters. READ MORE

    • 1
  6. Siggraph 2012: Douglas Trumbull Talks Variable Frame Rates

    11:04 am PDT 08/09/2012
    Number of comments:

    30 years after pioneering Showscan, the Academy Award winner continues to experiment with frame rates to create "an immersive cinematic experience." READ MORE

    • 0
  7. Producer Jon Landau: Filmmakers, Not Studios, Should Decide the Fate of Higher Frame Rates

    9:48 pm PDT 08/08/2012
    Number of comments:

    At Siggraph, Douglas Trumbull predicts Peter Jackson's "bold step" in making "The Hobbit" at 48fps will "pay off." READ MORE

    • 1
  8. Siggraph 2012: 'Hotel Transylvania' Previewed by Director Genndy Tartakovsky

    6:01 pm PDT 08/07/2012
    Number of comments:

    The Sony Pictures Animation comedy opens Sept. 28. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  9. Lucasfilm, Sony Pictures Imageworks Release New Version of Jointly-Developed Alembic

    2:33 pm PDT 08/07/2012
    Number of comments:

    The open source exchange format has already been used on features including "The Avengers," "Men in Black 3," and upcoming "Hotel Transylvania." READ MORE

    • 2
  10. 'Avatar' Sequels to Incorporate New Virtual Production Techniques

    1:23 pm PDT 08/07/2012
    Number of comments:

    James Cameron's Lightstorm teamed with Weta and Autodesk to develop new virtual production technology. READ MORE

    • 0
  11. Siggraph 2012: Keynoter Jane McGonigal Says Playing Games Can Improve Health, Extend Lives

    7:20 pm PDT 08/06/2012
    Number of comments:

    The futurist told 3,000 confab attendees that scientific studies suggest games have helped those with autism, ADHD, PTSD and even cancer. READ MORE

    • 0
  12. Jane McGonigal: How Video Games Can Change Your Life

    10:00 am PDT 08/03/2012
    Number of comments:

    The Siggraph keynote speaker developed an app, SuperBetter, that helped her recover from a concussion. READ MORE

    • 1