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Origins by Robert Showalter (2011)

A tiny robot made of scraps, wonders though the woods until he comes across something that helps him discover where he belongs. This is a simple story beautifull visualised. It was Robert Showalter’s senior thesis at Ringling College of Art and Design. He was responsible for everything you see. The music is by Cody Cook.

Defective Detective by Avner Geller and Stevie Lewis (2011)

This animation was directed by Avner Geller and Stevie Lewis at the Ringling College of Art and Design. It was awarded a bronze medal in the 38th Annual Student Academy Awards competition animation category. Defective Detective is not only entertaining, but also visually appealing, and unique. Avner Geller’s website: AvnerGeller.blogspot.com Stevie Lewis’ website: Chocosweete.blogspot.com

Holy Sheep by Justin Farris (2011)

A flock of sheep refuse to stay put while their shepherd attends church. It is Justin Farris’ senior thesis short film, created at Ringling College of Art and Design. Justin was responsible for everything, including story, designs, modeling, animation and sound effects. He is now an animation intern at Pixar Animation Studios.