Making-of "Best Interactive Production" 2013

"WürfelWald" by Raphael Polte and Marvin Pods...

An interactive nature adventure. Use WürfelWald to create your own recreational space. This production was created by students in their 6th semester in the department of Multimedia/VR-Design at the B...

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New Sponsor 2014

The Munich based company supports the animago...

“TOPALSSON is very delighted to sponsor the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE for the first time and to award international talents in the category „Best Interactive Production“ at this renown event and to h...

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Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg

Guest Jurors & our thanks to Medienboard Berl...

This year we have two guest jurors from the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Elmar Giglinger (Managing Director) and Ina Göring (Head of Business Development Projects and Innovative Audiovisual Content...

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animago Jury 2014

We proudly present our animago Jury Experts 2...

Under the chairmanship of Günter Hagedorn each year an independent jury of experts evaluates all submitted productions having regard to the adequate category. In 2014 the following jury members will d...

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Making-of "Best Character Animation" 2013

"A la française" by Animation School Supinfoc...

Once again, 2013 saw yet another graduating team from the renowned French animation school Supinfocom Arles receive an animago AWARD. Indeed, there are a lot of feathers flying in "A la française" at ...

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New Sponsor 2014

Wacom again goes for the category "Best Adver...

"This year we are also pleased again to see the varied and inspiring results, which are presented in the animago AWARDS in the fields of 3D, visual effects and interactive media. The animago AWARD is...

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Making-of “Advertising Production 2013”

"Swatch – Mad about the Sea" by Celluloid VFX...

Exploring underwater worlds is a fascinating hobby. But what if the situation were reversed? What if fish and other sea creatures actually lived among us in our above-water universe? The 2013 animago ...

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Gift Prize for Category "Jury´s Prize"

We present – Precision Workstation M3800

Dell & NVIDIA will be sponsoring a Precision Workstation M3800 with a high-performance NVIDIA® Quadro® graphics card to the lucky winners of that category.

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New Sponsors 2014

Dell & NVIDIA to sponsor “Jury´s Prize” categ...

“It is a pleasure for us to sponsor the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE in the category “Special Award from the Jury” with our Partner NVIDIA for the first time”, says Peter Beck, Sales Specialist for Work...

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Making-of "Jury´s Prize 2013"

„Metube: August sings Carmen 'Habanera'“

Is it YouTube? Nope, it's MeTube! With their YouTube-style interpretation of a classic song from Bizet's "Carmen," filmmaker Daniel Moshel and tenor August Schram pay loving tribute to those brave ind...

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After the FMX, it's animago time!

Very-Early-Bird-Tickets

Starting now, you can get your tickets for this year's animago AWARD & CONFERENCE and already mark the 16 &17 October 2014 date in your calendar. We've received our first speaker confirmations from I...

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New Sponsor 2014

Many thanks to our sponsor partner DOSCH DESI...

“Each year, we look forward to supporting the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE and being part of the renowned event. The event is already casting its shadow and we are excited to see with what creative idea...

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Making-of "Best Visualization 2013"

„Let´s Talk About Soil” by Uli Henrik Strecke...

Nothing on the planet is possible without soil. But how do we actually treat this precious natural resource? After his "Ending Overfishing" won last year's prize, Uli Henrik Streckenbach's new featur...

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New Sponsor 2014

Autodesk again is sponsor for the category „B...

"For Europe's digital creative industry animago Award is one of the most important awards. We're delighted to support the event again by sponsoring the category of "Best Game-Design". This category an...

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Making-of “Best Game Design” 2013

"The Last of Us" by Naughty Dog, USA

US-based Naughty Dog created an end-of-days game exclusively for PlayStation 3. It is twenty years after a worldwide pandemic. In the form of a smuggler known as Joel, players are required to direct t...

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Making-of “Best Young Production” 2013

“Rob ´n´ Ron” by Tumblehead, Denmark

Almost all Western movies involve some kind of coffee drinking. However, this beloved hot beverage usually doesn't play the leading role in the story, right? But what if you're a pair of outlaws and y...

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New Sponsor 2014

CADnetwork to Sponsor the "Best Young Product...

"For us, the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE is one of the most important events in the media and entertainment industry. And that's all the reason we need to get involved once again in this 'must-attend' ...

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2014: Equipment Prize for Young Talents

We present – RenderCube by CADnetwork

Fast 3D and video rendering, perfect for individual artists or small teams, high rendering performance, absolutely ultra-quiet and a very good price/performance ratio.

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2014: Best Young Production category

€ 3,000, RenderCubes, Trophy & Champagne

We are looking forward to incredible young talent projects. Inform yourself and participate in the competition!

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animago AWARD & CONFERENCE

animago Twitter

By now animago officially powers its own Twitter channel in addition to all news on our website and facebook fanpage.

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New Sponsor 2014

MAXON Computer is official sponsor for the ne...

The animago AWARD & CONFERENCE has long since established itself as a major event in the world of CGI. In 2014, MAXON Computer will again proudly co-sponsor this prestigious event and is looking forwa...

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Making-of "Best Opener/Trailer" 2013

“Watch Dogs – Exposed” by Digic Pictures, Hun...

The Hungarian animation company Digic Pictures has long-since established itself as an annual winner at the animago AWARD. And in 2013, the team continued that trend with yet another one: in the nomin...

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animago AWARD

animago CATEGORIES 2014

Here we go: DIGITAL PRODUCTION, German trade magazine for digital media productions and visualisation, is already in preparations for the 18th animago AWARD. And, starting right now, you’re invited to...

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animago CONFERENCE 2013

Speakers +++ Lectures +++ Discussion Panels

Pictures & impressions of the conference to the main topic visual effects, animation, game/interactive and visualization.

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2014: animago AWARD & CONFERENCE

Mediakit & Information

Sponsoring +++ Exhibition +++ Media Agreement +++ Partnership: Download your Mediakit 2014 now. We look forward to your participation!

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animago CONFERENCE 2013

Sketch Battle: Autumn & Halloween

This year, visitors to the animago were invited to test how good they are at drawing under severe time pressure. A "Sketch Battle" took place on both days on a stage set up at the very centre of the a...

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animago CONFERENCE 2013

“crime scene” animago & Special Effects Meets...

This year provided the perfect occasion for the motto "Special Effects Meets Special Events": indeed, we were celebrating the fifth anniversary of Potsdam-Babelsberg hosting the animago AWARD & CONFER...

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animago FESTIVAL 2013

Pictures & Impressions on Facebook

Find a steady flow of information & photos on this year’s animago festival on the animago Facebook page. Visit us, like us!

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Making-of: Best Advertising Production 2012

"L´Odysée de Cartier" by Quad Productions Fra...

The film contains fundamental elements that reflect the philosophy and creative and stylistic vision of the house of Cartier”, notes Cartier Director Pierre Rainero. The panther is the “anchor figure”...

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Regional Showcase 2013

„VFX & ANIMATION made in Berlin-Brandenburg“

It's a motto that has served us very well in the past and we're sticking with it. In fact, this year will see a notable expansion of the "Made in Berlin-Brandenburg" presence at the animago AWARD & CO...

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Making-of: Best Young Production 2012

„Omerta“ by Nicolas Loudot, Fabrice Fiteni, A...

In their graduating film at the French animation school Supinfocom Arles, four students present a unique and entertaining spin on some of the most celebrated motifs of Film Noir cinema. Relationship...

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Making-of: Best Short Film 2012

„The Chase“ by Philippe Gamer (SPACE PATROL),...

It’s not too often that we get to see CGI creations accompanied by entire masses of precisely designed objects. But in “The Chase”, a short film in which the police are in hot pursuit of four cars dri...

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animago Jury 2013

animago jury´s day 2013

The 20 August our jury experts set out on a marathon day of viewing, discussing and ultimately voting on the finalists for the animago AWARD. Exactly 1.043 entries of 66 different nations have been su...

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animago Jury 2013

Nhat Quang Tran – animago jury member & VFX S...

Nhat Quang Tran is a visual effects supervisor with a strong design knowledge and creative background. As a digital artist and graduate of the German Film School for digital production in Berlin, he k...

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animago Jury 2013

Florian Gellinger – animago jury member & VFX...

Florian Gellinger has worked extensively as a visual effects designer in both compositing and 3D, making it his mission to reconcile the two practices. In 2005/2006 Florian supervised the VFX work on ...

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animago Jury 2013

Alexander Ellendt – animago jury member & Hea...

Since the late nineties, more precisely since 1997, Alexander Ellendt is part of Vogelsänger Film. In 1999 he is promoted as a Producer, 2005 Alexander Ellendt becomes Executive Producer and runs Voge...

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animago Jury 2013

Christian Braun – animago Juror & Manager Des...

Christian Braun completed his studies at the University of Design in Pforzheim. He is a manufacturer of US 3D software and an automotive design specialist whose core focus is on the automobile industr...

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animago Jury 2013

Csaba Letay – animago jury member & Design/Re...

In 2004 Csaba Letay began studying Animation/Digital Effects at the Filmacademy Baden-Württemberg, Ludwigsburg, Germany, at the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction. In 2...

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animago Jury 2013

Anastasia Ziegler - animago jury member & Med...

Anastasia Ziegler has been in charge of media business marketing and development at the Medienboard since 2004. In 2013, she also became head of funding in the field of business location projects and ...

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Making-of & Prize Winner “Best Stereoscopic 3D Production 2012”

„Vienna Time Ride“ by FaberCourtial, Germany

The clock is ticking and time marches relentlessly on. “Vienna Time Ride” takes the audience through a special time tunnel and visitors to the “TimeTravel Vienna Adventure Museum” experience milestone...

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Making-of & Prize Winner “Best Post Production 2012”

„Mass Effect 3 – Take Earth Back“ by Digic Pi...

Alien spaceships with extraordinary shapes open their hull doors and dispatch masses of soldier-like creatures to earth. In the course of their rampage, they destroy everything in their path that is a...

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animago Jury 2013

Sabrina Wanie - animago jury member & Managin...

“For the last three years I have participated as a jury member for the selection of the best national and international contributions. As a producer and director of my own animation projects, the work...

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animago Jury 2013

Dirk Beichert – animago jury member & Photogr...

Dirk's first contact with CG software and 3D animation already took place in the early 1990s. He was creating architectural visualizations when he got into contact with MAXON Computer, the makers of C...

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animago-Jury 2013

Robert Hranitzky – animago jury member & Free...

Robert Hranitzky is freelance designer based in Munich, Germany. He graduated with 3D short film "Diona con Carne" from The University of Applied Science and design in Mannheim. Robert worked in sever...

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animago-Jury 2013

Mate Steinforth - animago jury member & Creat...

When Mate Steinforth isn't feeling ridiculous about writing his own bio in third person, he's either changing the diapers of his daughter or shouting at people to push pixels harder. After wasting muc...

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Best Visualisation 2012

„Ending Overfishing“ by Uli Henrik Streckenba...

Uli Henrik Streckenbach wants to get people to think more about the topic of overfishing. He also wants to contribute to the goal of actually implementing already existing international measures again...

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Best of 2012

animago Still-Trailer 2012

Compilation of the most impressive Still-entries last year in our YouTube-Channel. Edit: Alexander Dummer, Musik: Gordon Krei

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animago-Jury 2013

Sabine Hatzfeld – Technical Editor, DIGITAL P...

Sabine has worked at DIGITAL PRODUCTION for many years and is also a long-time member of the animago jury. In addition to managing the Science & Education department, she's also responsible for the fi...

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animago-Jury 2013

Günter Hagedorn - animago AWARD Organiser

Günter is a graphic designer and freelance editor who grew up in Hamburg, Germany. He's been involved in organising and managing the animago AWARD since it was first launched in 1997.

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Making-of & Prize Winner "Best Still 2012”

„Katsumoto“ by Hasan Bajramovic

Much like a Samurai follows his chosen path beholden only to his leaders and a strict code of values, 3D artist Hasan Bajramovic operates entirely in the service of aesthetics when completing his hype...

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Making-of “Best interactive Production 2012”

„BMW Individual iPad App“ by Effekt-Etage

BMW turned to a Berlin-based company to create an app for its BMW Individual premium segment. The Bavarian automaker wanted something that pushed the iPad to its limit while simultaneously sharpening ...

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Presented by:

DIGITAL PRODUCTION

Funded by:

Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg

Sponsors 2014:

Autodesk
CADnetwork
DELL
Dosch Design
Frost Motion Design
Maxon
NVIDIA
PNY
Topalsson
Wacom