"The Monk and the Monkey" Student Animation Featured in 3D World Magazine

    The Monk and the Monkey Student Animation Featured in 3D World Magazine
    January 20, 2011 - The Monk and the Monkey, a senior thesis film by two Ringling College Computer Animation students, is featured in issue 139 of 3D World MagazineBrendan Carroll ('10, Computer Animation) and Franscesco Giroldini ('10, Computer Animation) collaborated for their senior computer animation project to create this funny, heart-lightening film about a little boy that wants to be monk but has to contend with a meddling monkey on his quest. 

    Read the feature article in 3D World Magazine

    Click to watch The Monk and the Monkey

    The Monk and the Monkey was also honored at SIGGRAPH Asia 2010 with an award for Electronic Theater.

    Ringling College Computer Animation students start brainstorming ideas for their senior thesis film while in their junior year and then work on the project their entire senior year. While working on the project, students create every aspect of the film, gaining experience in all areas of creation and production until the end product is achieved.