SIGGRAPH's Computer Animation Festival celebrates its 40th year as the world's leading festival of the most innovative and accomplished computer graphics. The Computer Animation Festival is an internationally recognized jury receives hundreds of submissions and presents outstanding achievements through four different programs running over four-days. Recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as a qualifying festival. Since 1999, several works originally presented in the Computer Animation Festival have been nominated for or have received a “Best Animated Short” Academy Award.
Computer Animation Festival Preview Trailer.
Also, ACM SIGGRAPH has announced the SIGGRAPH Award recipients for the 2013 SIGGRAPH Conference. The awards will be presented at SIGGRAPH on Monday, July 22, at 10:45am, just prior to the keynote presentation in the main hall of the Anaheim Convention Center.