Author Archives: Sharon Sussman

New Arts Lecture – Directing a Movie with Kevin Johnson

Directing A Movie: A Creative Hokey Pokey 

What goes into pushing movie projects forward? Through examples and stories Kevin, a 20 year veteran of the animation industry, will talk about the creative process.

Thursday, November 8

7-9 pm  ‘Ōhi‘a 118

for more information: Sharon Sussman 734-9382 /

Lectures are free and open to the public

NMA Animation Short, “Chasing Paradise”, wins first place

“Chasing Paradise”, an animated short created by the 2013 graduating class of NMA Animation has been accepted into five film festivals – Studio City Film Festival (CA) where it won first place, Catalina Island Film Festival (CA), Oceanside International Film Festival (CA), World Arts Film Festival (FL), and Trinity Film Festival (CT).

Please view the short: