On Monday, the After Hours Film Society hosted the “Say It In Eight: Student Film Festival” at the Tivoli Theater in downtown Downers Grove.
The screening featured one to eight minute films by student directors ranging from grammar school all the way to the undergraduate category. COD was well represented, and awarded the following accolades by a panel of three judges (pictured from left to right):
Niraun Kittiviriya: award of excellence
Rob Logan: best in show
Marc Walls: honorable mention
Emily Poniatowski: award of excellence
Best in show was awarded to an experimental animation short, “Slit Screen Tango.” Combining sill photography with drawn and computer animation, Logan created an energectice piece with sweeping visual effects.