Adventures in Animation


Featuring state-of-the-art 3D animation, Adventures in Animation 3D introduces the “stars” of tomorrow, by taking viewers on a journey through the world of computer-generated virtual actors.  Colorful virtual hosts Phil and Maria demonstrate the creation of virtual actor Slim: how he is designed, sculpted, painted, and directed to move.

Film Information

Director(s): Pierre Lachapelle

Producer(s): Pierre Lachapelle

Release: 2004

Runtime(s): 39

Awards & Accolades

    • First Prize and Grand Prize, Image du Futur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    • Special Recommendation, London Effects and Animation Festival, London, England
    • Gold Statue, CLIO Awards, San Francisco, California
    • Honorary Mention, ARS Electronica, Linz, Austria
    • Official Competition, Ottawa International Animation Competition, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    • Trophée d’Or, F.A.U.S.T., Toulouse, France
    • Finalist, London International Advertising Awards, London, England
    • Silver Medalist, The New York Festivals, New York, New York
    • Two Grand Prizes, World Animation Celebration, Agoura, California
    • Gold and Silver Awards, Les Prix de L’Institut de Design de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    • SCAM Grand Prize 3-D, Imagina, Monte Carlo, Monaco
    • Grand Prize, Best Animation in a Trailer, World Animation Celebration, Pasadena, California
    • Grand Prize, Best Performance Animation, World Animation Celebration, Pasadena, California