SIGGRAPH 2014 Call For Entries

     Category:  Animation
     Deadline:  March 4, 2014  (expired!)
     Contest's Website:  [link]

    The 41st International Conference and Exhibition for Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, has announced the Call for Entries for its Computer Animation Festival. This four-day, international event is a glimpse into the most talented technical and artistic minds of our industry. It showcases everything from student films to games and blockbuster visual effects.

    All forms of computer animation are eligible including, but not limited to: 3D computer animation, 2D animation, visual effects and live action, real-time videogame play, visualizations, and digitally manipulated imagery and video.

    The festival accepts submissions in eight distinct categories:

    Computer Animation Shorts
    Animated Feature Films
    Visual Effects for Live-Action Feature Films
    Real-Time Graphics
    Student Projects
    TV/Web Commercials, Animation, Visual Effects, & Music Videos
    Visualizations and Simulations

    Stereo 3D work will be considered and can be entered in any of the above categories. We encourage shot breakdowns to fully illustrate the amount of CG work involved where submissions are photo-real.

    Please note, the online submission system is available from 20 January 2014 through 4 March 2014.

    There is no entry fee.


    Whether you’re a pioneer of computer graphics or a recent (or soon to be) graduate, you’re welcome to submit your entry.


    During a presentation ceremony on opening night of the Electronic Theater, an award will be announced in each category.

    The festival also presents Best in Show, Jury’s Choice, and Student Projects Awards.