“Sintel” este un scurt-metraj independent initiat de Blender Foundation pentru a promova programul gratuit de grafica 3D Blender. Cu fonduri stranse din donatii de pe internet, Blender s-a demonstrat a fi un program destul de puternic in domeniul animatiei si tehnologiei 3D.
Acest filmulet de 15 minute a fost creeat de un studio din Amsterdam din institutul Blender, de catre o echipa internationala de artisti.
“Sintel” is an independently produced short film, initiated by the Blender Foundation as a means to further improve and validate the free/open source 3D creation suite Blender. With initial funding provided by 1000s of donations via the internet community, it has again proven to be a viable development model for both open 3D technology as for independent animation film.
This 15 minute film has been realized in the studio of the Amsterdam Blender Institute, by an international team of artists and developers. In addition to that, several crucial technical and creative targets have been realized online, by developers and artists and teams all over the world.