“Grinning Evil Death” by MIT Media Lab

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Conference:


SIGGRAPH Video Review:


Track:


    04

Title:


    Grinning Evil Death

Length:


    6:50

Company / Institution / Agency:


  • MIT Media Lab

Description:


    A blood splattered tale of modern-day pest control, the animation Grinning Evil Death tells a tale of break-fast, blood, superheroes, and roaches. This award- winning piece combines computer-generated, three-dimensional, dynamic simulations with hand-drawn cel animation.

Hardware:


    HARDWARE: HP 835 Turbo SRX
    Connection Mochine 2
    Wacom Tablet

Software:


    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER: Custom/Research


Additional Contributors:


    Mike McKenna, Bob Sabiston, David Athertan, David Chen, Peter Schroeder, David Small, Michael Johnson, Steve Strassmonn, Steve Drucker, David Sturman, John Underkoffler, Radhiko Nagpal, Jory Bell, Wayne Ross, David Zeltzer, Muriel Cooper, Nicholas Negroponte, Ted the Dog
    SPONSOR: MIT Media Laboratory, Apple Computer, Inc., Bitstream, Inc., Stordent, Computer Corp., Hewlett-Packard Co., MIT UROP Program, NHK (Japan Broadcast Corp.), National Science Foundation, NYNEX Corp., Symbolics, Inc., Thinking Machines Corp., Wacom, Inc.

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