With Toy Story 3 still high on the box office charts, two of the film's creators, John Lasseter (Film/Video BFA 79) and Andrew Stanton (Film/Video BFA 87), along with 17 other CalArtian directors were recently featured at a screening of "world famous director" early shorts at the 14th Annual Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival. The special screenings took place last week (July 23 and July 25).
We posted Noel Belknap's (Film/Video BFA 09) short, A Werewolf Film (above), which was part of the CalArts screening contingent.
In addition to the CalArtian works being screened, Maija Burnett, associate director of Character Animation, traveled to Seoul for the festival and conference and served as a jury member for the Short Films- Professional category.
Below is a complete listing of CalArtian animated shorts and directors that were shown. All of the directors' films listed above Nelson Boles' (Film/Video BFA 12) This One Time..., are not available for viewing on Vimeo or YouTube:
|Lady and the Lamp||John Lasseter|
|Fun With Father||Chris Sanders|
|Somewhere in the Arctic...||Andrew Stanton|
|Baby Terror||Tony Bancroft|
|Next Door||Pete Docter|
|Whoopass Stew||Craig McCracken|
|9 in a Chimney 10 in a Bed or Hate is a Strong Word||J. J. Villard|
|For Sock’s Sake||Carlo Vogele|
|This One Time...||Nelson Boles|
|Low Oxygen||Dylan Forman|
|A Werewolf Film||Noel Belknap|
|Piece of Cake||Eliza Ivanova|
|Bothered Bot||Jennifer Harlow|
|Night Parade||Sabrina Cotugno|
|The Hardest Jigsaw||Eric Anderson|
Sponsored by the Seoul International Cartoon Festival Organizing Committee and the Seoul government, the festival brings animators from around the world together to discuss trends, technology and celebrate comics and animation.