Two more Ladera Animations accepted to a film festival in Trenton, New Jersey. "Shuffling Madness" by Robert Stoebner, Carlos Martinez,
Jocob Longcrier & Aidan Staggs of the Spring 2018 session and "Land Of Books" a PSA by Aidan Staggs created during the Fall
2017 session have both been accepted to 6th Annual "Art All Night - Trenton:" Film Festival. Event Date June 16, 2018 675 South Clinton Avenue,
Trenton, NJ 08611. This is a World Premiere for both animations.
Ladera Animations shown in Ireland
Thank you for entering Fresh Film Festival's 2018 edition. We are emailing you because we are not selecting your film for the festival but
we would like to add it to our 'You Judge It' programme. This involves peer juries watching your films in schools and selecting their top
films and we send these top selected movies a special certificate.
In the meantime keep making movies.
Fresh Film Festival
Running total = First student animation completed December 12, 2015, 31 total student animations completed, 44 student animations accepted to festivals & 6 animations judged semi-finalists at those festivals.
Two Ladera Vista Animations (from 2017 session) Accepted to San Mauro Film Festival, Italy (both semi-finalists)
This is the 9th festival acceptance for both of the films.
Ten animations created by Spring session students.
3/8/2018 Latest animation before Spring Break
Two more animations from the After School Stop Motion Program. Good Job Nimtullah El Helou and Carlos Martinez on "Pokey-Mon: Payback"
and Jacob Longcrier for "Moonage Daydream: oh Yeah!"
Session 2 gives us "The Great Shopping Cart Race" also from Aidan Staggs with Nimtullah El Helou and Carlos Martinez. A fun jam with
scale model shopping carts from Daiso Japan stores.
The "Magic Rope" by Nimtullah El Helou, Carlos Martinez & Aidan Staggs is a group animation project completed during the first
class of Spring 2018 After School Stop Motion program.
New animation project from stop motion class rally5000 needs password. Fun little piece about a Multi-Dimensional
road rally gone very wrong.
Track Record: Festival Student Animations Accepted to 52 Festivals, 4 animations with "Semi-Finalist" status.
This session we will be working a lot with green screen.
Spring session comes to an end with "Ryan Time Animation", a strange insight into play time, "All Gummed Up" a animation with Gumby darn it
with drawing, "Dancing Cubed" a Rubix Cube solution set to folk dance music and "Gio Wars" a Lego Star Wars send up.
All of the animations need passwords which I will supply if you email.
Score stands at 37 animations Accepted to Festivals and 6 animations as Semi Finalists at festivals.
The Spring session of the After School Stop Motion Program opened last Thursday. Two new animations have entered the festival circuit,
"Changing Cars" by Levi White wrapped Principal photography at the end of last session with sound design finished at the beginning of
this session. "P.J.s of the Kat" by Yahir Solorio is a first time animation by a new member of the After School Program.
Malibu Teen Film Festival Friday, Jan. 13th.
Festival Score Card To Date: 31 Festival Appearances - 2 Semi-Finalist
"Tag" Accepted to Malibu Teen Film Festival
Friday Jan. 13th. 6PM Malibu City Hall
Mohamed El Zayat
Kayla Winsor &
Festival Score Card To Date: 29 Festival Appearances - 2 Semi-Finalist
Animation Accepted to Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival
Levi White's stop motion animated short "Dragon and the Snowman: Fire & Ice" has been accepted to
The 12th annual Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival.
LACMA | Bing Theater and Brown Auditorium | 10:30 am4 pm Dec. 10th & 11th
Free and open to the public
7th Animation Produced During Fall 2016 Session Hits Festival Circuit:
10 Ladera Vista Stop Motion Student Animations Accepted into Festivals:
November 18, 2016
Festival Score Card To Date: 16 Festival Appearances - 1 Semi-Finalist
The FREE 2016 Wellington Student Film Festival in Wellington Florida, USA
Village of Wellington Amphitheater
12100 Forest Hill Blvd.
Wellington, Florida 33414
- Tag Back
December 9 11, 2016
Super Geek Film Festival
823 NW 57th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
- Case of The Green & Yellow
- Dragon and the Snowman; Fire & Ice
- Jurassic Office Temp
November 6, 2016
Hsin-Yi Chidren's Animation Awards
4F, No. 75, Section 2, Chongqing S. Rd.,
- Earth Invaders
November 10 11, 2016
Young Animators International Film Festival
V 11/37 DLF Phase 3
Gurgaon, Haryana 122002 India
- Earth Invaders
6 Animations Produced During Fall 2016 Session:
4 Group Projects (Tag, Case of Green & Yellow, Leftover Stew and Tag Back)
2 Personal Projects (Giovanni Torres' "Jurassic Office Temp"
Levi White's "Dragon and the Snowman, Fire & Ice")
4 Animations Accepted into festivals
- Jurassic Office Temp "The iPhone Film Festival" Beverly Hills - February 18, 2017
- Tag "Young Animators International Film Festival" Gurgaon, Haryana India - November 10 11, 2016
- Earth Invaders "Young Animators International Film Festival" Gurgaon, Haryana India - November 10 11, 2016
- Jump "Young Animators International Film Festival" Gurgaon, Haryana India - November 10 11, 2016
Festival Score Card To Date: 10 Festival Appearances - 1 Semi-Finalist