fxpodcast #308: Siggraph Preview & Pixar Piper

Siggraph 2016 starts Sunday July 24th, 1016 in Anaheim, CA. The fxguide team will be there in force and in the intro to our podcast we talk about the papers, talks and other events that peak our interest.

Siggraph 2016 

We also are headed to DigiPro on Saturday at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel

DigiPro 2016

In our interview we speak with Alan Barillaro, Director of the latest short from Pixar, "Piper".  This short precedes "Finding Dory" and pushed new technology at Pixar to accomplish the look.

A short clip of the film:

We also mentioned that Adrian Belew (King Crimson, David Bowie, Frank Zappa, Paul Simon, Nine Inch Nails, Tom Tom Club, Talking Heads...to name a few) did the score for the short and he treated his Facebook followers to behind the scenes at Skywalker Ranch recording sessions.

Adrian Belew Facebook


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