Poppy wins animation prize

Posted Tuesday 29 Jun 2010

The Big Idea reports that James Cunningham's short film Poppy has been awarded the Computer Animation Festival's Jury Prize ahead of the SIGGRAPH 2010 International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, which is being held in Los Angeles on the 25th - 29th July.  The film was chosen from 750 submissions from around the globe, presented by both professional studios and students alike.  In announcing the award, the Festival Jury said Poppy was an innovative combination of motion capture with exquisite facial animation. To read the full article, visit the Big Idea website.