Cinema Faculty

          Karabo Legwaila
          Computer Animation

          Office: Doucette Hall, G2H
          Phone: (814) 732-1416

          Jeremy Galante
          Cinema, Animation
          Office: Doucette Hall, G2A
          Phone: (814) 732-1769

          Michael Genz
          Office: Doucette Hall, G3E
          Phone: (814) 732-1151

          Brad Pattullo
          Stop Motion Animation
          Office: Doucette Hall, G2B
          Phone: (814) 732-1721

          Brian Fuller
          Office: Doucette Hall, G2B
          Phone: (814) 732-1563


          students working at the computer for Computer Animation

          The Applied Media Arts - Cinema program offers direct, hands-on experience with state-of-the-art technology, including professional studio/field film and video cameras, lights and sound recording equipment, non-linear video editing systems, animation rostrum stands, a large green screen area, Screendigital scanners, animation line testers, and both 2D and 3D computer animation work stations. Students can chose to focus their studies in Animation, Computer Animation, and Film and Video.

          Additional study is available in cinema history and theory. Students interested in cinema studies may wish to augment their concentration work with courses in life drawing, TV production, still photography, graphic design or with internships in commercial production studios. Animation, film and video production internships are available locally, regionally, and nationally.

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          The University’s renowned programs in animation repeatedly have been ranked among the very best in the country by leading sources for information about careers in those fields. Animation Career Review ranked EU’s animation and computer animation programs 17th on the East Coast and 20th nationally among public colleges and universities in its 2015 listing of the best animation programs in the United States. Edinboro’s programs ranked 23rd on the East Coast and 74th nationally in the publication’s Top 100 Animation School Programs in the U.S. in 2014, and also received top-tier recognition in 2013.

          The Applied Media Arts - Cinema program's many successful graduates have worked on such feature films as "Ice Age," "Coraline," "Bolt," "Star Wars: The Clone Wars," "Ratatouille," "Night at the Museum," "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe," "Ice Age 2: The Meltdown," "The Day After Tomorrow," "The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy," "Pocahontas," "Mulan" and many others. Other graduates are working in television and commercial production with credits that include "Game of Thrones," "Robot Chicken," "Jimmy Neutron," "Beast Wars," "The Simpsons" and "The Critic." Graduates also work as independent animators, filmmakers, writers, directors, and producers.

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