MetroCAF 2009 Jury Awards
At the end of the screening on October 1 in FITs Haft Auditorium, this years MetroCAf jury recognition awards were handed out.
In the image (Left to Right): NYC ACM SIGGRAPH Chair Michael Hosenfeld, MetroCAF 2009 Chair Wobbe F. Koning, award recipients Varathit Uthaisri, George Smaragdis and Paris Mavroidis, MetroCAF 2009 jurors Cesar Kuriyama and Michelle Barfoot.
Each member of the Jury could pick an animation for an award. It was a successful and well attended screening, about 350 people braved the cold and made it to FITs HAFT Auditoriom. The jury recognition awards were given to:
- "ROUE" by Taili Wu (School of Visual Arts)
awarded by Michelle Barfoot (Mercer County Community College)
- "Divers" by Paris Mavroidis (Pratt Institute)
awarded by Lucien Harriot (Mechanism Digital)
- "SURFACE : A film from underneath" by Varathit Uthaisri (Parsons The New Shool for Design)
awarded by Nadia Husain (Big Star Productions NYC)
- "Scrimshander" by George Smaragdis (Pratt Institute)
awarded by Susie Jang (UVPhactory) and
- "Chicken Cowboy" by Stephen Neary (NYU)
awarded by Cesar Kuriyama (Charlex)