Artifact Details

Title

The Computer and the Image Gallery, The Computer Museum: Computer Animation Theatre

Catalog Number

102695906

Type

Moving Image

Date

1974-1984

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Duration

00:24:00

Format

16mm film

Copyright Holder

Various

Description

3D, 3-D, animation, Cray, fractal, LLNL, Lucasfilm, render, VAX. Compilation of significant computer animation examples.(1) Hunger 1974, Peter Foldes: "First film to combine traditional & computer animation." ~11:00. Interesting social commentary. ¬1974, Film Board of Canada. Good cond. (2) Vol Libre 1980, Loren Carpenter **Severe film damage at head** First film w/artificial landscape based on fractals. 2:00. (3) Carla's Island 1980, Nelson Max, LLNL: First film to model a moving water surface. 4:20. Poor cond. (4) Snoot & Muttly 1984, Van B'rle/Kingsbury, Ohio State U.: 3-D elements, sophisticated movement. 3:24. ¬1984 OSU (?) Fair cond. (5) Adventures of Andre & Wally B. 1984, Lucasfilm Cptr Graphics Project. 3-D animation, rendering on Cray X/MP-48. 1:50. ¬1984, Lucasfilm Ltd. Fair cond. ZD.ZD.