- Loren Carpenter debuts his Boeing computer animated film Vol Libre at SIGGRAPH. At SIGGRAPH he is offered and accepts a position at Lucasfilm Computer Division by Ed Catmull and Alvy Ray Smith, August.
- ↑ Vol Libre, an amazing CG Film from 1980, kottke, July 29, 2009
- ↑ The Pixar Touch, David A. Price, 2009, P. 37