Victor Navone from Pixar Animation Studios hosted the Independent Animations category.
“It’s exciting to see such high quality work from all over the world,” says Victor Navone. “I’m honored to have a part in giving these independent filmmakers the recognition they deserve.”
The award for Best Independent 3D Animation honors an outstanding animation or short film produced by independent 3D artists. Entries were judged based on the criteria of Originality & Creativity, Design & Aesthetics, Workmanship & Technical Excellence, Storytelling and Cinematography.
- Pigly, Philippe Tailliez & Sandrine Auvertin, France
- This Wonderful Life, Liam Kemp, UK
- Eternal Gaze, Sam Chen, USA
- Chain Smoker, Ulf Lundgren, Sweden
- Henry's Garden, Moon Seun and Kevin Geiger, USA
Eternal Gaze, Sam Chen, USA