40TH ANNUAL STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS | siskelfilmcenter.org
Celebrate with us tonight as the regional winners in the 40th Student Academy Awards are announced. These winning films proceed to the national finals in Los Angeles next month, where an elite panel made up of members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will select national winners. Films in dramatic, documentary, animated, and alternative categories represent the best in student filmmaking at a college level in the U.S. Complete program notes will be distributed at the door. Various formats. (BS)
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40th Annual Student Academy Awards:
Region II Winners
All regional winners are considered of equal merit, and will compete as such against the Region I and Region III winners in the national phase of the competition. This list does not reflect the actual showing order of the program.
Hyungjik Lee, Florida State University College of Motion Picture Arts
Perry Janes, University of Michigan
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS
Lindsey St. Pierre and Ashley Graham, Ringling College of Art and Design
Kevin Herron, Ringling College of Art and Design
Emily Buchanan and Esther Parobek, Ringling College of Art and Design
Jordan Theresa Salvatoriello, Emerson College
WIN OR LOSE
Daniel Koehler, Elon University, 16 min.
VULTURES OF TIBET
Russell O. Bush, University of Texas—Austin
Joshua Smooha, Florida State University
THE MIDWIFE’S HUSBAND
Deja Bernhardt, University of Texas—Austin
Brian Schwarz, University of Texas—Austin