Author Archives: Lisa Mann

2014 Spring Class Work Screening and Pizza Party

Seminar will be in SCI 106 tonight! 1. CTAN 102 – Trixy Sweetvittles 15 freshman students, TRT 10 minutes   2.  CTAN 522 Seminar – Lisa Mann 4 Seminar Final Presentations: 20 minutes: Catalina, Alicja, Christina, Zheng Kang “Wonderland Unbound” … Continue reading

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Week sixteen: The Art of The Pitch: A special evening with Stephen Hillenburg!

The creator and executive producer of one of Nickelodeon’s most popular animated series SpongeBob SquarePants will discuss the fine points of pitching an original show. He will bring his SpongeBob pitch bible and will screen the pilot that launched the … Continue reading

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Week fourteen: Pixar Co-founder and President Ed Catmull in person, discussing his new book “Creativity, Inc.”

SCA 108, 7:00pm. Please arrive at 6:50 to check in and claim your reserved seat.    

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Week thirteen: Svankmajer vs. Disney–A Tale of Two Alices

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Week nine: “Wonderland Unbound” final projects–instructions

Week nine: Screening and crits of  Wonderland Unbound projection mapping project “Wonderland Unbound” final projects are due in class next Wed. night 3/12/14. We will have a new class folder for final projects. The files should be Quicktime, Photojpeg codec. … Continue reading

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Week six: “The Croods” Chris Sanders and Kirk DeMicco

DreamWorks’ The Croods Directors/writers Kirk DeMicco (USC alum) and Chris Sanders will visit us to describe the story and visual development of the Oscar-nominated animated film. The USC Trojan marching band will also be on hand to perform their song “Tusk” … Continue reading

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