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thebot
12-09-2004, 03:58 AM
The Los Angeles Professional Chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH Presents


An Evening with Sony Pictures Imageworks

The Making of The Polar Express


Hosted by Sony Pictures Imageworks and Alias with Participation by nVidia and Maxon
USA.

Wednesday, December 15, 2004



Sony Pictures Imageworks will present their work from the movie
followed by a raffle and special screening of the film.

Speakers Scheduled to Appear:
Rob Bredow, CG Supervisor
Ivo Horvat, Matte Painting Supervisor
Rob Engle, CG Supervisor - The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience


The Program

6:30-7:30 Social Hour

7:30-10:00 Program

Members will be given first priority entrance from 6:30-7:00pm.


The Location

The Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre
at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
5230 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601


Fees/Registration

The event is free to L.A. ACM SIGGRAPH members and $15 for non-members.

For More information go to www.la.siggraph.org (http://www.la.siggraph.org)

worker_bee
12-09-2004, 09:12 AM
This will be interesting for sure. Im glad to see Polar doing as well as it has so far in theatres and from what most people say, the IMAX version is a must see!

Heard Doug Chang did some of the matte paintings as well as alot of the concept art. Was refreshing to see a cg movie not go all plastic looking with tons of ambiant lighting.

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