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'Rock in the Road' by SVAD Southern Adventist University

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'Rock in the Road' by SVAD Southern Adventist University

Postby Charles » Mon Sep 10, 2012 10:58 am

We heard from the School of Visual Art and Design at Southern Adventist University in Tennessee regarding a recently completed film produced within their Program.

It's excellent and inspiring and I'm happy to be featuring it on AN upon it's online debut.

The team at SCAD SAU set out to make a simple parable about a king who puts an obstacle in a road to test the character of his subjects. The project grew in scope until it took on the life of its own narrative and became a test of the character of the students and staff working on it!

It's finally completed and here's the film for all to enjoy. A big congrats to all involved! Great job!

Screenshots from Rock in the Road can be found at this link.

About Animation at the School of Visual Art & Design, Southern Adventist University

Emphasis is placed on developing talent for the purpose of benefiting others through service. Character animation students are encouraged to tell narrative stories that reflect truths and concepts that focus on external means of change. Under the guidance of Disney veteran Hendel Butoy, instruction is focused on collaborative production where a studio-like environment is established during the third and fourth years of study.

About Southern Adventist University

Southern Adventist University is a graduate and undergraduate co-educational university with more than 3,100 students. The university offers graduate degrees, baccalaureate degrees, and associate degrees on its 1,000-acre campus in Collegedale, Tennessee.

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