7th Annual SCVAF
Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 April 2012 10:47 Written by Brian Gough Tuesday, 17 April 2012 10:41
The St. Charles Parish Satellite Center will be hosting their 7th Annual Satellite Center Video & Animation Festival (or SCVAF) on Friday, April 20, 2012 at the St. Charles Parish Professional Learning Center, 12727 HWY 90 in Luling. The Festival will feature work by some of the most creative high school students in our state. Please come out and enjoy an afternoon celebrating the art forms of animation, film and broadcasting.
The scheduled events are as follows:
4:00 – 7:00 pm: Public Screening of Student Submissions
The Festival received over 130 video and animation submissions from high school students throughout the state. They will be shown continuously during this time in different rooms throughout the Professional Learning Center. Get there early to see them all!
7:15 – 8:00 pm: Awards Ceremony
Beavan Blocker, animator for the Oscar Award Winning Moonbot Studios in Shreveport will be kicking off the Awards Ceremony with a short talk about his work as an animator at Moonbot and how they are changing the landscape of animation in the state of Louisiana for the future. Immediately following Beavan’s talk, runner-up and first place awards will be given out for the different Festival categories (Animation: Short Film/Documentary, PSA/Commercial, Music Video; Video: Short Film, Documentary, News/Sports, PSA/Commercial, Music Video; Experimental: Video or Animation). All submissions are pre-judged by a panel of university professors and professionals from the animation, film, and broadcasting industries.
To find out out more visit http://scvaf.org or follow us on Twitter @scvaf. We will also be using #scvaf when tweeting....and so can you when spreading the word!
Hope to see you all on April 20th.