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Animation Conversations: Alumna Rachel Vine '06
May 31, 2022

I came up with this master plan that I would have the baby and use my maternity leave to write a TV spec [script]—it’s not like you’re doing anything else during maternity leave, right? Like caring for a brand new creature you just expelled from your body [laughs]; But when I got home from the hospital, we received a call from a friend who worked at Hallmark.

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Animation Conversations: Alumnus Varun Malik '21
March 8, 2022

Had pursuing film been in the back of your mind for a while?   VM: Completely.

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Animation Conversations: Adjunct Assistant Professor Jinko Gotoh '82
February 1, 2022

Tell us a little bit about yourself.

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Animation Conversations: Directing Student Roku Jingwen Long
December 2, 2021

Writing this animated project made me realize that people often set limitations for themselves when creating things.

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Animation Conversations: Creative Producing Student Fernando González Ortiz
November 5, 2021

González Ortiz worked for several years in the Mexican TV and film industry as a production coordinator, prop buyer, and script supervisor for Desde Mexico Films, Faro Media Group, and LosFX, interfacing with a diverse roster of clients, including Bravo Network, MTV, The Travel Channel, Advertising Week, Cartoon Network, and Seeso.

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Animation Conversations: The All-Female Team Behind Columbia's First Stop-Motion Animation, 'The Undertaker's Daughter'
October 11, 2021

KL: What Paula did, which I thought was brilliant, was before we even recorded, she played a soundscape she had made which really set the tone.

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Animation Conversations: Directing Student Cooper Troxell
September 23, 2021

What drew you to the Film Program at Columbia?   Cooper Troxell: My first artistic passion was music composition, which I studied in college.

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