I was part of a team at Skaramoosh in London, who produce several minutes
of animation for Discovery Chanel about the life (and death) of Mammoths.
We used XSI's 'animation mixer' for the animation, creating a library of
different behaviours, that we used to 'edit and blend' together into new
sequences we could then render out for the documentary.
Below are some OpenGL renders of animations I worked on.
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1.2m mpeg movie file of playing Mammoths.
455k mpeg movie file of a Mammoth turning.
1.2m mpeg movie file of the dying Mammoth.