2018 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Gaëlle Denis (FR) Gaëlle Denis came to London’s for an animation MA at Royal College of Art. She directed “Fish Never Sleep”, which won a BAFTA and Cannes Cinéfondation selection. Later “City Paradise” collected more than 50 awards including the prestigious Annecy Special Jury award and a BAFTA nomination. Her first live action short was […]

2017 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION / FILM / VFX

Réka Bucsi (HU) Réka Bucsi, born in 1988, is a hungarian independent animation filmmaker. She received her BFA and MFA at the animation department of Moholy¬-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest. Her graduation film Symphony no. 42, got Shortlisted for the 87th Academy Awards. Her films were screened at official shorts competition Berlinale, SXSW, […]

1997 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Rolf Herken (DE) Born 1954, studied Theoretical Physics and Mathematics at the Freie Universität Berlin. In 1986 he founded the com pany “mental images” in Berlin, which specializes in the development of high image quality visualization software. His interests are in computer graphics with special emphasis on image synthesis, and in artifical intelligence, specifically mental […]

1996 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Valie Export (AT) Born 1940. Her work includes films, video and computer works, photography, installations, performances, etc. She has published numerous articles on contemporary art history and has participated in international exhibitions and film/video festivals, in cluding: Centre Georges Pompidou, documenta Kassel, Museum of Modern Art New York, Cannes, International Film Festival of Berlin, Hongkong […]

1995 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Mark A. Z. Dippé (US) Born 1956. Ph.D. University of California at Berkeley, 1985. Berkeley, Lecturer Computer Graphics 1988-1989 at Berkeley; Industrial Light and Magic, Visual Effects Director, 1988 until present. Publications: “Parallel Ray Tracing”, SIGGRAPH 1984; “Stochastic Sampling”, SIGGRAPH 1985. Films: “The Abyss”, “The Terminator 2”, “Back to the Future 2”, “Hunt for Red […]

1994 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Hannes Leopoldseder (AT) Chairman of the whole jury Hannes Leopoldseder was born in 1940 in St. Leonhard. He obtained a Ph.D. and has been working with the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation since 1967. Since 1974 he has been General Manager of the Upper Austrian Regional Studios. In 1979 he co-founded Ars Electronica and the Linz Sound […]

1993 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Hannes Leopoldseder (AT) Chairman of the whole jury Hannes Leopoldseder was born in 1940 in St. Leonhard. He obtained a Ph.D. and has been working with the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation since 1967. Since 1974 he has been General Manager of the Upper Austrian Regional Studios. In 1979 he co-founded Ars Electronica and the Linz Sound […]

1992 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Hannes Leopoldseder (AT) Chairman of the whole jury Hannes Leopoldseder was born in 1940 in St. Leonhard. He obtained a Ph.D. and has been working with the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation since 1967. Since 1974 he has been General Manager of the Upper Austrian Regional Studios. In 1979 he co-founded Ars Electronica and the Linz Sound […]

1991 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Hannes Leopoldseder (AT) Chairman of the whole jury Hannes Leopoldseder was born in 1940 in St. Leonhard. He obtained a Ph.D. and has been working with the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation since 1967. Since 1974 he has been General Manager of the Upper Austrian Regional Studios. In 1979 he co-founded Ars Electronica and the Linz Sound […]

1988 Prix Jury: COMPUTER ANIMATION

Oswald Oberhuber (AT) Chairman of the jury Graphic and Animation. Painter, Professor at Vienna’s Applied Arts College. Born 1931 in Merano, studied at the Fine Arts Academy in Vienna under Fritz Wotruba and at the State Academy Stuttgart under Willi Baumeister. 1958 – 61 founder of the “Permanent Change in Arts”, in which context he […]