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Congratulations Cullen Parr!

We are very excited to share the trailer for BRAND: A Second Coming, the feature documentary. Cullen Parr, class of 2014, has been working as the animator and motion graphics artist for the past year. After playing opening night at SXSW and winning awards at Ashland and Sarasota, the film is now slated for theatrical release this fall! Parr did all of the motion graphics for the film as well as two traditionally animated sequences. BRAND will open at the ArcLight Hollywood on September 25th with daily showings through October 1st. Spread the word! trailer link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Py2Y0_B805w

Congrats to Anahid Yahjian, Class of 2011, Short Film Featured in CINESILK

Congrats to Anahid Yahjian Class of 2011 MAC Minor whose short film Levon: A Wondrous Life will screen Sunday Sept. 20 and the Pasadena Laemmle as part of CINESILK, the first of a new film series focused on the Caucasus region and its diasporas that she has produced for USC's Institute of Armenian Studies. The night will include 5 films (4 short, 1 full length; documentary and narrative) in celebration of 25 cinematic years since Armenia's independence from the USSR. Admission is free. More info at: https://www.facebook.com/events/660122580789841/  

Hello to Occidental Media Arts and Culture Alumni!

My name is Theodore Haas and I am a senior MAC Production student as well as this year's Student Production Coordinator for the MAC Department. This year we have ten production majors who have just taken the plunge into the beginning of pre-production. (more…)

Congratulations Professor Fox

Congratulations to Prof. Fox, whose latest feature documentary Zen & the Art of Dying (color corrected by Manager of Digital Production Diana Keeler!) will screen as part of Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival at 3:30 PM Saturday, Sept. 19. Tickets and full program info at: http://cinemadiverse.org‪#‎CinemaDiverseFilmFestival‬ More information on the film at http://zenandtheartofdying.com

Congratulations Kyle Rodriguez On Being Nominated! Help Him Win By Voting Now

The IES Study Abroad Film Festival asked students to capture the spirit of study abroad in 25 minutes or less—both what it means to them, and how it redefined their world. Oxy's own Kyle Rodriguez '16 is one of the three national finalists! (more…)

Alumni Notes

  • Alexander Candia ’04 Alexander Candia

    Since February 2012, I’ve graduated from USC’s Marshall School of Business with an MBA and moved away from Advertising and […]

  • Erik Fast ’07 Erik Fast

    I am the multimedia producer for the number one poker magazine in the world, CardPlayer. I produce, shoot and edit […]

  • Cara Pardo ’11 Pardo_Cara

    In 2014 Cara was hired on to the publicity team at Lucasfilm ltd., where she directly assists the Vice President […]

  • Jason Preston ’07 jason

    Jason Preston is the co-founder of Dent, an annual retreat in Sun Valley, ID that explores the magic and science […]

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