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Moirai – Thread of Life“, an animated short film worked on by Nanyang Technological University Associate Professor Ina Conradi and Singapore animation studio CraveFX, has clinched the prestigious Best In Show award at SIGGRAPH Asia Computer Animation Festival 2023 in Sydney, the first Singapore based production to do so since SIGGRAPH Asia’s inception in 2008.

Astronaut walking with beautiful landscape in background“Moirai – Thread of Life,” directed by Ina Conradi and Mark Chavez, delves into the realms of quantum physics through a visually stunning narrative, symbolizing the interconnected threads that shape our universe. This accolade at SIGGRAPH Asia, a renowned platform for digital art and animation, underscores the global impact and ingenuity of Singaporean talent.

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Still from “Moirai – Thread of Life”

Ina Conradi, a key figure in this collaboration, brings a rich history of accolades and international recognition to the project. Her previous works, such as “Chrysalis” and “Elysian Fields,” have garnered global acclaim, including a Lumiere Award by AIS Hollywood and recognition in the 86th Academy Awards Animated Short Film Qualifying Screening. Her contributions to the Ars Electronica Festival highlight her unique ability to blend art and science, creating immersive and thought-provoking experiences.

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Still from “Moirai – Thread of LIfe”

Founded in 2013, CraveFX has established itself as a hub of creativity and innovation in Singapore. The studio is known for its diverse body of work, ranging from animated short films to interactive digital experiences and large-scale event projection mapping. CraveFX prides itself on its use of cutting-edge software and technology to meet and exceed creative challenges in the field of animation, VFX and interactive media.

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Still from “Moirai – Thread of Life”

This latest achievement by CraveFX and Professor Conradi at SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 is more than just an award – it represents a beacon of inspiration and a testament to the burgeoning capabilities of Singapore’s digital arts scene. It is a clear indication of the potential for local talent to make a significant impact on the global stage.

CraveFX is committed to continuing its journey of innovation and excellence, inspiring the next generation of animators and digital artists in Singapore and beyond.

For more information, please visit the links below:

1)  https://moirai.mediaartnexus.com/

2) https://pressroom.asia.siggraph.org/blog/global-animation-talent-unveiled-at-siggraph-asia-2023-sydney

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