VIEW Conference, the premiere international event in Italy on Computer Graphics, Interactive Techniques, Digital Cinema, 2D/3D Animation, Gaming and VFX has announced its 2014 dates from October 14-17 and is seeking entries to its digital media contests.
Every year VIEW Conference brings together many of the top professionals in the fields of visual effects, animation, sound design, product design, and game development who share their expertise with conference attendees. See more details below and browse more digital media contest details on the VIEW Conference website.
Filmmaking Contests: Short Movies with Animation or VFX
The VIEW Award for short movies with animation or VFX is open for submission from both student and non-student filmmakers. Award categories include Best Short, Best Design, Best Character, and Best Digital Visual Effects. The winners will be included in the BEST of VIEW DVD which will be showcased by some of VIEW Conference’s exclusive partner festivals. The grand prize winner will receive 2,000 Euros.
The 2013 VIEW Award filmmaking contest winners were:
VIEW Award Best Short: “Shave It” by Fernando Maldonado and Jorge Tereso
Additional digital media contests from VIEW include:
VIEW Social Contest: Celebrating the power of technology at the service of society, the contest invites entries in four categories: Best Gameplay, Best Art Design, Best Architecture, and Best Music. The grand prize winner will receive 1,000 Euros.
ITALIANMIX: This contest rewards innovative, creative, and inspiring works by Italian filmmakers or by non-Italians who choose to focus on Italy or Italian subjects in all genres and visual forms. Entry deadline for all contests is August 31, 2014.
The call for papers and workshop is also open for those interested in proposing a speech or a workshop: http://viewconference.it/papers-workshop