SJSU Animation wins TWO awards in the 37th ASIFA-EAST Animation Festival, on May 7th
posted Sun, May 14, 2006
Fumi and the Bad Luck Foot was awarded Best of Show, placing among animation legends Bill Plympton and Igor Kovalyov!
Stoopid Movie!!!, created in the Spring 2005 Advanced Animation class, takes 3rd place in the Independent Films category.
"Neighborhood Roots" a Finalist at Adobe Design Achievement Awards
posted Thurs, June 2, 2005
SJSU animation department short film "Neighborhood Roots" has been selected as a finalist in the Animation category of the 2005 Adobe Design Achievement Awards. Student representatives will attend the 2005 Adobe Design Achievement Awards Event held July 21st at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, at which winner rankings will be announced.
"Neighborhood Roots" has also been awarded BEST COLLEGE ANIMATION from the 2005 International Student Film Festival in Santa Barbara, California.
Festival details are available at www.studentfilmfestival.org.
"Neighborhood Roots" has also recently screened at the Kalamazoo Animation Festival International as well as the Ohlone College Film, Video, and Multimedia Festival, both in May of 2005.
"Stoopid Movie" Takes the Prize at Radio Alice
posted Fri, May 13, 2005
Stoopid Movie has won first place in the Animation category of the Radio Alice 3-Minute Film Festival 2005! Cole Higgins and Hee-Young Son accepted the prize of $3,000 on behalf of David Chai.
Acme Animation Online
The curriculum in Animation/Illustration is enhanced by a unique distance-learning classroom in which students are given the opportunity to work with leading professionals through weekly closed circuit television transmissions with Acme Animation. Students can now register online with Acme Animation and post their work to be viewed by all in either Showtime or the Shark Tank. You can also look at their many challenges including acting, story, layout, mechanics, effects, and comics. ENJOY!