Short Films

'Wingless' by Jason Manak

May 11, 2011
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Wingless was my thesis project for my MFA at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, completed on May 11th, 2011. It’s a fun little film that’s meant to feel like a segment from a full length feature and not a typical student short film. Hope you enjoy!

Directed and Created by Jason Manak

Brooke M. Anderson – Lilienne
Matt Anderson – Kion
Voice Recording / Editing – Laughing Tiger Studios
Sound Design – Thomas Joyce
Music – Justin R. Durban
Animation Advisor – Ben Kerr
Editing Advisor – David Tanaka

Short Films

'The Rook Moves' by: Shawn Nelson

March 11, 2011
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First Place Winner – FictionFest International Film Festival – Landmine Media DVXUser
Shot on Red MX Digital Cinema Camera using only the Red 300mm lens for every single shot.
Chantelle Nelson, Josiah Nelson, Dr. Michael Friedrichs, Emma Pelett
Written and Directed by Shawn Nelson
Cinematography by Christopher Alley
Produced by Jay Lance and Shawn Nelson
Music Composed by Justin R. Durban
Sound Design and Mix by Alan Chang
Assistant Camera: Jerry Turner
2nd AC: Lauren Pollock
Grips: Tony Forsyth, Ryan Unger, Zach Olson
MUA: Sarah Haley
Boom Op: AJ Brooks
Sound Mixer: Joshua Brown
BTS Shot by Zack Olson

The Rook Moves - Shawn Nelson