Reel Eats taps into the senses using both cinema and cuisine. Each curated bite is tucked away in different numbered boxes matching key moments in the film, enhancing the narrative in electrifying ways. Come join us for this quarterly film series and experience the silver screen like never before.
6:15PM | Doors open; guests arrive and will be greeted with a tray of numbered boxes
A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the Principal thinks of that.
Tickets: $35 per person (due to the nature of the event, no dietary restrictions can be accommodated)
The Empirical Theater seats 300 guests. Due to event logistics, we sell a maximum of 250 tickets to this event so there is no need to arrive extra early to reserve a seat. Doors open at 6:15pm and we aim to begin the event promptly at 7pm.
The tasting menu that accompanies the film consists of 8 food items that average 3 bites. If you would like to purchase beverages or additional food from the Empirical Café prior to the event, please plan on arriving early. The café will be open until 8pm should you wish to get something additional during the movie.
This event has been canceled and will be rescheduled for later in the year. If you would like a refund, please call OMSI at 503.797.4000 x0 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to hold onto your ticket it will be honored at the rescheduled event. Thanks for your understanding!
OMSI welcomes the SIGGRAPH 2019 Computer Animation Festival Traveling Show, in cooperation with our local Portland SIGGRAPH Chapter and LAIKA. This year's Traveling Show is a showcase of intelligent, entertaining and provocative programming from some of the world’s most creative artists.
Thursday, April 23, 2020 | Doors @ 6:30PM | Recommended for ages 14+ | Free Parking
6:30PM | Doors Open
6:45PM | TBD
7:00PM | SIGGRAPH Introduction with Christina Mackin of LAIKA, a SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival Board Member
7:15PM | SIGGRAPH 2019 Computer Animation Festival Traveling Show (Duration: 80 mins. | Rating: NR, Recommended ages 14 and up)
8:35PM | End
TICKETS: $5 for non-members & OMSI members
ABOUT THE FILM
The SIGGRAPH 2019 Computer Animation Festival Traveling Show features a selection of innovative, creative animated short films and visual effects reels produced by professionals and students from around the world that were originally shown as part of the SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival, a leading annual festival for the world’s most groundbreaking, accomplished, and amazing digital film creators. For 2019, the content in its original form premiered at SIGGRAPH 2019, 28 July–1 August, in Los Angeles, CA. The annual festival is a qualifying event of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Since 1999, several works originally presented in the SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival have been nominated for or have received a Best Animated Short Film Oscar
ABOUT CHRISTINA MACKIN
Christina is a huge fan of animation, and currently serving as the Assistant to the Head of Production and Director's Assistant at LAIKA. She was the 2019 SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival Coordinator and is excited to present the local screening of the Traveling Show!
ABOUT THE PORTLAND ACM SIGGRAPH CHAPTER
Portland ACM SIGGRAPH is a volunteer, non-profit resource for area post production professionals and students, hosting events, workshops, and screenings that highlight computer graphics/animation/stop motion and creative tech. Check out this year's national SIGGRAPH 2020 conference in Washington DC!
The Empirical Cafe will be open serving hotdogs, grilled cheese, movie snacks plus beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages.