The Good Dinosaur: Disney-Pixar Releases Trailer for Animated Film

The film, based in an alternate world where Earth was never hit by an asteroid and dinosaurs were never extinct, is scheduled for release in U.S. theaters on Nov. 25.

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Interview with Stop Motion Animation Student: Annie Wong’s Coppelia

Check out Annie Wong’s interview below about her stop motion short, Coppelia.

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AAU_StopMotionAnimation: Annie Wong from Becky Johnson on Vimeo.

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Leonid in Space has won an Award of Merit!

Best Shorts Competition

Kendra Williford’s Leonid in Space has won an Award of Merit for the 2015 Best Shorts Competition!

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For more information, click here.

Congratulations Kendra!

 

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JURASSIC WORLD: Building the Apatosaurus – Legacy Effects

For Jurassic World’s most touching scene, Legacy was asked to bring a gentle giant to life. Go behind the scenes with the Legacy team as they use both new and traditional methods to create an animatronic Dinosaur!

Follow Legacy Effects on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1aszio2
Visit the Legacy Effects site: http://www.legacyefx.com/

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“LADY and the frog” is screening at Nantucket Film Festival Kids’ Shorts Program!

LADY and the frog 2014’s Spring Show 1st Place Winner for 2D Animation Short Film Full Color, Tina Hsu’s “LADY and the frog” is screening at Nantucket Film Festival Kids’ Shorts Program June 28th 10am!

To see the progress and journey that “LADY and the frog” has been on, check on the Facebook page here!

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‘Leonid in Space’ has been accepted into the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards!

Leonid in Space

Leonid in Space has been accepted into the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards!

Congratulations Kendra!

To find out more about Kendra and her work, visit her website here!

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CUPHEAD

StudioMDHR is a video game developer started by two brothers: Chad & Jared Moldenhauer. Currently working on their first game, Cuphead on XboxOne & Steam(PC).

The following AAU alumni are animators on it, such as Hanna Abi-Hanna, Joseph Coleman, Emily Barerra, Abbey Lee, and Sherrie H. Sinclair.

Check out their trailers below or on YouTube. You can also follow StudioMDHR on Facebook and Twitter.

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Check out AAU Alumnus, Alyce Tzue’s “SOAR” Interview

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AAU: Animation and Visual Effects Department: Student and Alumni Achievements from Becky Johnson on Vimeo.

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Aria for a Cow: Hear from the students!

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Aria for a Cow: Hear from the students! from Becky Johnson on Vimeo.

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Honest Trailers – Toy Story

For those of you who are a fan of the Honest Trailers on YouTube, here is the latest one they have uploaded about Toy Story!

You can also find it on YouTube here!

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