The 20th anniversary edition of the animago AWARD competition was celebrated Thursday with a festive event held for the first time in Munich’s Gasteig Centre, attended by 550 guests. The international honors for 3D animation and still image, visual effects, visualization and design selected Argentinean production Uncanny Valley as the 2016 Best Short Film.
A total of 1,076 projects from 58 countries were submitted to this year’s animago competition. An independent expert jury narrowed these down to 33 nominees in nine categories. The AWARDS ceremony formed the highlight of the two-day animago CONFERENCE, which brought in over 1,000 participants to explore the latest industry standards, trends and perspectives.
2016 animago AWARDS Winners
Best Short Film: Uncanny Valley – 3DAR, Argentina