The ASIFA-Hollywood AEF Student Animation Festival, which was held on 11/6/10, was a tremendous success! Students received wonderful feedback from the Portfolio Review, the audience enjoyed viewing the top 25 nominees and we had two great speakers: Andreas Deja and Ron Diamond!
We had over 80 entries and the quality was so fantastic that instead of having five awards, we had six! Yes, there was a tie for the Bronze Award!
Here are the winners of the Festival…
The First Student Annie Award – “BOTTLE” –Kirsten Lepore – California Institute of the arts
Silver Award – “THE LIGHTHOUSE” – Po-Chou Chi – University of California Los Angeles
Bronze Award (tie) – “HEART” – Erick Oh – University of California Los Angeles
Bronze Award (tie) – “THE HENHOUSE” – Elena Pomares – National Film and Television School
Honorable Mention – “NURI” – Kendra Vander Vliet – Ringling College of Art and Design
Honorable Mention – “KUNG FU BUNNY 3” – Zhiyong Li – Communication University of China