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  1. Siggraph: Filmmakers Delve Into "Wild West" of Virtual Reality Content Production

    2:56 pm PDT 08/09/2015
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    Speakers from Oculus Story Studio, Digital Domain and IM360 describe challenges and lessons learned. READ MORE

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  2. Why Does Clay Animation Matter at Hollywood's Annual CG Conference?

    8:00 am PDT 08/07/2015
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    Stop-motion cartoons may seem a bit old school for a super-high-tech graphics event like SIGGRAPH. But the brains behind 'Shaun the Sheep Movie' are there to offer a warning: "Danger if you take technology to an extreme." READ MORE

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  3. 'Wallace and Gromit' Creator Aardman Animations Coming to AMPAS

    11:12 am PDT 07/13/2015
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    The appearance will include world premieres of the restored Oscar-winning animated shorts 'The Wrong Trousers' and 'A Close Shave.' READ MORE

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  4. 'Home,' 'Paddington' Among Siggraph Computer Animation Fest Honorees

    7:01 pm PDT 06/04/2015
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    'Citius, Altius, Fortius' named best in show. READ MORE

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  5. Siggraph: Gary Sanchez Productions To Produce Animated “Henchmen” (Exclusive)

    5:37 pm PDT 08/12/2014
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    GSP’s Adam McKay, Will Ferrell and Chris Henchy join the Bron Studio’s production as exec producers and creative collaborators READ MORE

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  6. Siggraph: New VFX Details Revealed on 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For'

    3:04 pm PDT 08/12/2014
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    Prime Focus, also an investor in the production, completed 2,282 VFX shots READ MORE

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  7. Siggraph: Method, Autodesk Team Up To Develop Previs Tools

    3:02 pm PDT 08/12/2014
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    The aim it to offer previs of an entire feature in the half-million-dollar range READ MORE

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  8. Siggraph: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Character Rocket Raccoon Was "The Heart of the Film"

    2:34 pm PDT 08/12/2014
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    Marvel executive Victoria Alonso talks about the risks and rewards of the studio's latest hit READ MORE

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  9. Siggraph: Oculus Rift Creator Says Wider Use of Virtual Reality Is 'Inevitable'

    7:59 pm PDT 08/10/2014
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    The panel warned that the industry needs compelling, immersive content while also overcoming technical hurdles READ MORE

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  10. Reflections On Siggraph: 'The Only Ones Making Money Are For-Profit Universities'

    3:57 pm PDT 07/26/2013
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    The state of the VFX industry was a big topic at this week's CG conference. READ MORE

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  11. Siggraph: Could a WTO Rule Be Used to Impose Duties on VFX Shots?

    8:40 pm PDT 07/25/2013
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    VFX industry leaders discussed a proposed plan aimed at addressing subsidies during a panel at the CG conference. READ MORE

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  12. Siggraph Releases Keynote Video Featuring Pete Docter, Henry Selick

    7:20 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    The panel also included other animation directors such as Chris Sanders ("The Croods") and Kevin Lima ("Monkeys of Mumbai"). READ MORE

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  13. Siggraph: Disney Team Previews New 'Frozen' Footage, Behind-the-Scenes Work

    6:24 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    The studio's animation team discusses working with John Lasseter and Idina Menzel, their Jackson Hole research trip and creating lots of CG snow. READ MORE

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  14. Siggraph: 'Elysium' Impresses at CG and VFX Conference

    3:10 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    The presentation took place Tuesday night at the Autodesk user group meeting. READ MORE

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  15. Siggraph: Laika Talks 3D Printing Advancements, Shows ‘Boxtrolls’ Teaser

    2:12 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    The stop-motion studio previously used 3D printers to make the parts needed for the replacement animation on "Coraline" and "ParaNorman." READ MORE

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  16. Siggraph: 'Avatar 2' Producer Jon Landau Shows Early Tests for Film

    8:48 am PDT 07/24/2013
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    “This is going to allow Jim Cameron to light scenes and make the process more efficient,” says the Oscar-winning producer. READ MORE

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  17. Siggraph: Oscar Winner Chris Landreth Shows His New Short 'Subconscious Password'

    10:57 pm PDT 07/23/2013
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    The Academy Award contender features a mind-bending game of Password. READ MORE

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  18. Siggraph: Chris Sanders Talks 'Croods 2,' 'Dragon 2' and Why He Loves Animated Sequels

    9:35 pm PDT 07/22/2013
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    THR also catches up with "Beauty and the Beast" co-director Kirk Wise, who is planning to make an independent hand-drawn animated feature. READ MORE

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  19. Siggraph: Henry Selick Wants to Make Comedic, Live-Action Horror Films

    8:29 pm PDT 07/22/2013
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    The Oscar-nominated director also talked with THR about Hollywood’s blockbuster strategy, why he’s excited about new media and why he thinks 3D is challenged. READ MORE

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  20. Siggraph: Pixar’s Pete Docter Reveals the Challenges of His Next Film 'Inside Out'

    4:07 pm PDT 07/22/2013
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    The Oscar-winning director of "Up" will explore the mind of an 11-year-old girl in his next feature, slated for a 2015 release. READ MORE

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