Juan Camilo González - MFA 2011
Music composed by Ricardo Gallo
First Frame Installations
Cutting-edge projected, immersive, and sculptural installations incorporating animation and digital arts by Hench-DADA students and alumni.
A Moment of Silence (04:32)
A whimsical journey into the subconscious; revealing the thoughts, memories and dreams that lie in the visions of half sleep.
Diana Jo Reichenbach
A Tall Tale (08:10)
Having always yearned for acceptance, an outcast with freakishly long legs discovers she may be the key to the survival of the very kingdom that cast her aside.
Overnight Stay/Ãœbernachtung (08:26)
An animated documentary of a woman's wartime memory.
The Marked Man (05:48)
By prejudging, we may harass our innocent neighbors; it is an unspoken crime.
Inspired by an old commercial found on the internet, this film strives to embody the shimmering phenomenon that is Christmas.
Orange City (05:45)
Snail helps everyone find out that the sweetest thing in the world is orange that they plant for each other.
Mu -emptiness- (15:36)
A painted Phoenix wills herself into the world where she encounters love, loss, longing, and eventual enlightenment.
A slave recalls the events on his journey to this new land.
Willie R. Williams
Mind Escape (02:07)
In an effort to escape from a monotonous life, a person searches for freedom, beauty, and adventure.
Visiting Scholar 2009-2010
Mecanismo Olvidador (02:19)
A view of life as a pendulum.
We the Divided (13:44)
A civil war erupts and divides the people.
Thirty-One Thousand Feet Above (01:12)
Through the lens of poetry, this animated short examines a man's emotional struggle before dropping the atomic bomb, capturing a single dramatic moment of time.
One motion over multiple spaces as an exploration of memory: at once in the present and in the past.
Please Remain Seated (02:58)
Paint-on-glass animated short about a man who desires to escape the claustrophobic situation of a jet-airliner.
The story of an old lady living in a fishbowl. She is ensconced in misery and solitude until things get shaken up.
Bicycling through Tokyo - at the speed of light.
Amidst the turbulent partition of India circa 1947, a young Hindu boy has a chance encounter with a stranger.
The Epic of Gilgamesh (08:00)
A classic story - the loss of a friend - told like no other.
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