Three animator alumni have had work accepted into Nextoons: The Nicktoons Film Festival 2005. The festival is on the Nicktoons cable TV channel, running August 21 – 27. Animations by Jeff Mednikow (BFA 2005 Animation) and 2005 BFA Computer Arts Department graduates Rie Ito and Jason Wolley will air: Mednikow’s Tricks for a Treat on Tuesday, August 23, at 9pm and midnight; Ito’s Betty on Friday, August 26, at 9pm and midnight; and Wolley’s The Life of a Mime on Saturday, August 27, at 9pm and midnight.
Another SVA animator will also be on the air when Fuse TV’s The Amplified Guide to Fall visits the BFA Animation Department and talks to Julianna Cox (BFA 2003 Animation). The network was recently on campus to shoot footage for the piece, which premiers Tuesday, August 30, at 9pm and will run several times throughout September.