CalArts School of Film/Video Showcase 2021

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A juried selection of special screenings, Showcase features new short and feature-length films by students in all four of the School of Film/Video programs. It’s a culmination of hard work and dedication throughout the year.


2021 Schedule

Wed, May 5 – Live Action Long Form  7pm

Thurs, May 6 – Experimental Animation 7pm 

Fri, May 7 – Film Directing Program 7pm 

Sat, May 8 – Character Animation Producers’ Show 4pm**

Sun, May 9 – Program in Film and Video 7pm 


This year’s events will be virtual, hosted by REDCAT and the School of Film/Video online event platform.

Tickets are free but you must RSVP by clicking here.

**The Producers’ Show viewing link will be sent out before the show and note the earlier start time of 4pm Pacific. 


2021 Showcase Filmmakers

Live Action Long Form

Una Casa En Diciembre - Francisco Bongarzone Untitled - Robert Rice A Soft Lunacy - Shanthal Caba Mojica

Experimental Animation

My Ex Boyfriend - Cissi Efraimsson  Survival HK - Louise Pau How Do We Have this Meal? - Dairys Escoto Parked (2021) - Yoon Hei Cho Unforgotten - Sujin Kim Soft Metals - Christopher Bishop Umbilical - Danski Tang Molly Dane - Ida Lasic How I Got Applauded - Baris Cavusoglu Pollinator - Dave Merson Hess Jesa - Kyung Won Song The Mollusk - Marta Tiesenga Video Letter - Moon Wang Personality Test - Justin Jinsoo Kim Automated - Ray Chang Somebody Take the Wheel - Kenzie Sutton

Film Directing Program

Wild Seed - Sunyin Zhang Finis Terrae - Tommaso Frangini Outside the Tunnel - Chenliang Zhu Orbita - Udval Altangerel White Horses, Silver Mine - Ziyi Jin Last Days at North Hollywood - Mel Sangyi Zhao Bind - Inka Rusi Veisla deyjandi manns (Feast of a Dying Man) - Hjördís Jóhannsdóttir

Program in Film and Video

Birdsaver Report Volume 1 - Heehyun Choi chinese cabbage flowers in yīngélìshì - Yifan Xu Dapaan - Nehal Vyas May 7th, 2020 - Sohee Kim Purple - Kyan Soh Long Play - Jack Paradise Wild Grass - Shan Wu Reliving the Past by the Sea 禪海 - Sonny Caitlin Shieh Crashing Waves - Lucy Kerr A Sand on the Seafloor - Joo Young (Judy) Kim  When Light is Displaced - Zaina Bseiso pài-la̍k ē-poo (saturday afternoon) - Erica Sheu