A story about the one and only Pink Dolphin - living in the ocean, looking for his companions, and trying to survive from the assaults and taunts of other sea creatures.
An experimental animated documentary about immigrant families living in the U.S. told through an intimate lens.
25th San Diego Latino Film Festival | Festival de Cine y Derechos Humanos de Barcelona XIV | 5th Cine Latino Minneapolis Saint Paul Film Festival | Moebius Animacion: mujeres en la animacion experimental lationoamericana | Pentedattilo Film Festival
Mayra A. Flores, MFA 2017
An entirely CG world inspired by the concepts and visual motifs of the feature film, The Imitation Game, about Alan Turing and his pioneering computer that successfully cracked the codes created by Germany's WWII Enigma machine.
Los Angeles CineFest (semi-finalist) | The World Animation Celebration | Adobe Design Achievement Awards (semi-finalist) | Miami independent Film Festival | Barcelona Planet Film Festival
Min Shi, MFA 2018
Kun Xia, MFA 2018
A girl reconnects with her love of writing after a magical intervention from her father.
North Bay Art and Film Festival - Best Animated Short | LA Femme International Film Festival - Nominee Best Animated Short | New Filmmakers Los Angeles | 13th Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival
Julia Margarita Quiceno, BA 2017
A flower's journey of exploring the outside world and finding the ocean.
FIFF-Filmstrip International Film Festival | FECEA - Festival de Cinema Escolar de Alvorada | Directed by Women - NYC-SF Short and Fun Evening | Kolkata International Wildlife & Environment Film Festival | The World Animation Celebration | PSIAF Palm Springs International Animation Festival
Mengna Lei, MFA 2017
Alone and dejected, a lost sock in a laundromat meets an unlikely companion.
An overly empathetic gorilla needs to make an important delivery.
A weird-acting girl draws a young man's attention in the inn.
The World Animation Celebration 2017 - 1st in Student Traditional Animation | 37th Black Maria Film Festival - Finalist | Austin Film Festival 2017 | LA Shorts International Festival 2017 | The 19th Bucheon International Animation Festival | Bucharest Short Film Festival 2017
Zion Chen, BA 2017
A child who lives on a dandelion chases after a distant, artificial world.
In Eastern China, a serpent lives at the base of a tall mountain. Every year, the nearby villagers bring a young girl to the serpent's den as a sacrificial offering. One day, a female warrior decides to challenge the serpent.
A contemporary, experimental, motion visualization of the ancient Chinese romance, Farewell My Concubine 霸王別姬, in the traditional performing arts style of Peking Opera.
Returning to the USA after losing both arms overseas, a young veteran battles phantom pains, prosthetics, and memories of his pre-war life while reaching for a sense of normalcy.
An emotionally immersive and visually poetic journey into the issue of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, inspired by the true experiences of a woman who suffered substance abuse disorder during her pregnancy.
BASA Grant | 2018 SXSW World Premiere
Nicholas Manting Brewer, MFA 2017 Film and Television Production
Meg Simon, MFA 2019