Siggraph: Computer Animation Festival Trailer Now Playing (Video)

The festival is an Academy Award qualifying event.

With annual computer graphics confab Siggraph set to open on July 21 in Anaheim, the show organizer's have released a trailer for its popular Computer Animation Festival.

This juried program is a qualifier for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Since 1999, several of its selections have been nominated for or have received a Best Animated Short Academy Award.

Here's this year's trailer: