Monthly Archives: September 2016

Fall Festival 2016 Guidelines

For the most updated instructions, check out Hello, VFX/Animation students! Get ready for Fall Festival 2016! ENTRY DATES: All Fall Festival submissions will be accepted before Saturday November 1st, 11pm. Absolutely no late revisions or late entries will be considered or accepted! Your submissions MUST BE FINISHED WORK, by the given due date.  Incomplete submissions will be automatically disqualified. This is […]


From our Modeling Coordinator, Sarafina Murphy-Gibson. Nightmares do come true! Don’t miss out on the fall Costume Carnival that promises sinister pleasures and macabre delights. Witches, demons and fairies oh my! Thanks for the awesome poster Juan Cadena!

The Adventures of Indiana Jones Animated Short

From Click here for the full article and art work. Patrick Schoenmaker just released a new short “The Adventures of Indiana Jones” and it is great! We have been following Patrick’s page with all the concept art and publicity stills and he definitely built up a big following. We got in contact with Patrick […]

The Red Turtle Official US Release Trailer 1 (2017) – Animated Movie

Directed By: Michael Dudok de Wit The Red Turtle Official US Release Trailer 1 (2017) – Animated Movie The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.

Get It Right: Disney Is Doing An Animated—Not Live-Action—Remake of ‘The Lion King’

From Cartoon Brew. For the full article, click here. By Amid Amidi | 09/28/2016 1:52 pm Following the successful remake of The Jungle Book, Disney announced this morning that it is putting a “new reimagining of The Lion King on the fast track to production.” The entertainment conglomerate has enlisted Jungle Book director Jon Favreau […]

This Year’s Mill Valley Film Festival Shines a Light on Bay Area Stories and Talent

From 7×7. For the full article, click here: The 39th annual MVFF (October 6-16) brings a lineup of seriously must-see films and major Hollywood stars: Nicole Kidman will receive a special tribute for her work in Garth Davis’ Lion—the story of a five-year-old Indian boy who gets lost on the streets of Calcutta before being […]

A Special Filmmaker Screening and a Presentation regarding production technique followed by a special selection of NFB Short

Please remember to RSVP to Karl for this Sunday’s event with the NFB at the Walt Disney Family Museum.  Past events have been very well received, and have been very popular with members.  We’re looking forward to another fine program from the NFB.  Hope you can join us. The National Film Board of Canada in […]

ONSITE Town Hall Meeting on 10/13

Github- We have wift off!

A cool project that some of our alumni have been working on! An adventurous octokitten has dreams of orbiting the moon.  Despite her failed attempts, she finds new octokitten friends to jump on board and lend a hand to successfully launch the rocket of their dreams into The Universe. CREDITS: DIRECTED BY Tony Jaramillo João […]

Moana Official Trailer