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The 30th Annual CSU Media Arts Festival was presented Friday, October 30, 2020. 

This year was super special! The top-scoring 30 entries were advanced to the finals, and during the awards ceremony, it was announced that those 30 finalists are all winners! And, in keeping with tradition, awards were also presented for Best in Show and Audience Choice.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS OF THE 30TH ANNUAL CSU MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL!

BEST IN SHOW
Ashes   
Joseph Eskanos, Joseph Smith, Trey Anderson   
CSU Northridge

AUDIENCE CHOICE
Coronostalgia  
Jake Toohey      
CSU Fullerton

 CONGRATULATIONS AND MAJOR KUDOS TO ALL OF OUR WINNERS
#activism, Avery Keller, CSU Long Beach
A Poet Prepares, Jason Turk, CSU Long Beach
Al Día’s IGTV Newscast, Sharon Cardona, Regina Yurrita, CSU Fullerton
Another Chance Trailer 1, Leo Fontes, CSU San Bernardino
Aperture Adventures, Alice Nicole Peterson, Humboldt State University
Ashes, Joseph Eskanos, Joseph Smith, Trey Anderson, CSU Northridge
BePawpared, Anna Cirimele, Anne Chen, Jean Lim, Lisa Lopez, Evelyn Vasquez, CSU Long Beach
Blue Shun Oyama Tokyo, Kajiki Yamada, CSU Long Beach
Chewie, William Tran, San Diego State University
Class Presentation, Luis Hernandez, CSU Long Beach
Coronostalgia, Jake Toohey, CSU Fullerton
Dear Souvenir, Kelly Juarez, CSU Long Beach
Deep Fears, Ryan Travis Chu, CSU Long Beach
Desenmascarado, Maria Celeste Marquez Flores, CSU San Bernardino
Feed My Piggy, Tabo Tang, CSU Long Beach
Fierce Passion, Yilin Chen, CSU Los Angeles
First Born, Justin Bruce Lee, Aerik Bertulfo, David Diba, San José State University
Happy Birthday, Eve, Rhett Davis, Humboldt State University
Icarus, Pietro Pinto, San Francisco State University
Life’s A Beach!, Waldemar Wlodyka, CSU Los Angeles
Masks in Art, Damian Robles, Krystal Lozano, CSU Fullerton
Our House, Cathy Bui, Bobby Kelley, CSU Long Beach
Quarantined Half Marathon, Chalisa Phiboolsook, CSU Long Beach
Saturday Morning, Jessica Rojas, CSU Long Beach
The Game, Yilin Chen, CSU Los Angeles
Timelapse, Melissa Wilson, CSU Monterey Bay; Jacqueline Villanueva, CSU Northridge
Titan Sports S19 E6: Titans v Coronavirus, Derek Opina, Jaclyn Davis, Kyle Fulbright, Cory Johnson, CSU Fullerton
TLM 30, Travis K. Svensson, San Francisco State University
Use Your Words, Breanna Polk, CSU San Bernardino
Volcano, Chalisa Phiboolsook, CSU Long Beach

 

Here’s a list of all of the 129 qualified entrants for 2020. Winners are indicated with an asterisk *. Double asterisk for Best in Show and Audience Choice**.

CSU BAKERSFIELD
Boo Grown Up – Carlos Hernandez, Yoana Andrade
Climate Change PSA – Carlos Hernandez
CSUB Fall Pep Rally – Carlos Hernandez, Alexis Garcia
Lucid Teaser Trailer – Tony Leon
Project R – Carlos Hernandez, Reaksmay Boi Phoeun
Runner Nights – Carlos Hernandez, Ace Harrison
Sharp’s Diner – Kevin Reyes
Troop 13 – Carlos Hernandez, Reaksmay Boi Phoeun, Alex Torres, Alexis Garcia, Nathaniel Torres
Veteran’s Day Celebration – Carlos Hernandez, Alexis Garcia
Zoom Bomb – Carlos Hernandez

CSU EAST BAY
A 90s Remake Music Video – Destiny Agu

CSU FRESNO
Creativity Continues – Brianna Ozuna, Joseph Bocanegra, Bailey Roberts

 CSU FULLERTON
*Al Día’s IGTV Newscast – Sharon Cardona, Regina Yurrita
**Coronostalgia – Jake Toohey
*Masks in Art – Damian Robles, Krystal Lozano
*Titan Sports S19 E6: Titans v Coronavirus – Derek Opina, Jaclyn Davis, Kyle Fulbright, Cory Johnson
Torts – Ted Hornick
Tryouts! – Sunshine Hurtienne, YueTong Tsen

HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY
*Aperture Adventures – Alice Nicole Peterson
Artist Person’s Rough Day – Benjamin Davis
dysphoria – Destinee Amber Aleman
*Happy Birthday, Eve – Rhett Davis
LAC-Void Commercial – Danny Rodriguez
Quarantine Insanity – Terri Vicory
Sight – Kylie Rose Holub
Something New – Will Henderson
To Write Love On Her Arms – Allison Kelli Lehenbauer

CSU LONG BEACH
*#activism – Avery Keller
A Hand to Hold Onto – Jason Turk
A Night in Quarantined Las Vegas – Jozeven-June Tolibao
*A Poet Prepares – Jason Turk
Aje – Paul Aninyei
*BePawpared – Anna Cirimele, Anne Chen, Jean Lim, Lisa Lopez, Evelyn Vasquez
*Blue Shun Oyama Tokyo – Kajiki Yamada
Business As Usual – Avery Keller
*Class Presentation – Luis Hernandez
*Dear Souvenir – Kelly Juarez
*Deep Fears – Ryan Travis Chu
DogVlog – Kim De Leon, Tabo Tang, Arlene Cardenas, Aiyana De Vera, Daniel Medina, Daniele Reyes-Neyra, Camille A. Romero
*Feed My Piggy – Tabo Tang
Fireside Stories – Jason Turk
Fountain – Shima Tajbakhsh
Glass of Water – Janelle Lucero
HOME – nicola lee
Late Night Dip – Nicholas Neira
Noise – Lucas Vilicich
*Our House – Cathy Bui, Bobby Kelley
Pixielation -Rachel Finkelstein
Prima – Cassandra Puentes
*Quarantined Half Marathon – Chalisa Phiboolsook
Reminisce – Chalisa Phiboolsook
*Saturday Morning – Jessica Rojas
Short Animation – Amanda Kelly Pfeiffer
Slapjack – Avery Keller
Slash – Avery Keller
Sparkie the Firework – Aubrey Dawn, Brian Campise, Valerie Gill, Melissa Nguyen, Samuel Rodriguez
The Dark Figure – Alexa Rodrigues
The Enlightened Human – Surya Chittadi
The Garden Days Are No More – Angelica Quiñonez
*Volcano – Chalisa Phiboolsook
Volume Up – Avery Keller
Whole Womb – Sam Bitnes
Why Listen? – Jason Turk

CSU LOS ANGELES
Breaking News – Lilia Tsurusawa, Remedios Tiglao, Lajenia Jones-Grant
C’est La Vie! – Emily Aguilar, Jayci Brown
Consequence of Silence – Karla Nohemi Galaviz, Kirsten Schultz, Cindy Flores
*Fierce Passion – Yilin Chen
Focus – Tony Liu
Game Over – Kathryn Starnes, Joseph Medel
Grace Under Pressure – Yilin Chen
*Life’s A Beach! – Waldemar Wlodyka
*The Game – Yilin Chen
Underlying Scam – Tony Liu
Where Do We Go From Here? – Brett C. Hernandez, Joshua Quirimit

CSU MONTEREY BAY
*Timelapse – Melissa Wilson, Jacqueline Villanueva (CSU Northridge)

CSU NORTHRIDGE
**Ashes – Joseph Eskanos, Joseph Smith, Trey Anderson
Either/Or – Rosanne Liezl Bitas
Inanimate Object – Sohrob Keynejad
Passion Project – Sohrob Keynejad
Roving – Jane-Louise Claxton, Nindiya Andarini Maheswari Putri

CAL POLY POMONA
Houseparty – Brittney Cramer, Megan Kobe Negrete

SACRAMENTO STATE UNIVERSITY
Conversation no.2 – Sarai Bustos
Transition – Aaron Belman

CSU SAN BERNARDINO
A Smile in Quarantine – Maria Celeste Marquez Flores
After All – Sean Maulding
*Another Chance, Trailer 1 – Leo Fontes
Another Chance, Trailer 2 – Leo Fontes
Another Chance, Trailer 3 – Leo Fontes
Another Chance, Trailer 4 – Leo Fontes
Around the Globe – Samuel Avellano
Cookies – Ciarra Cortese
Cooking Without Numbers – Maria Celeste Marquez Flores
*Desenmascarado – Maria Celeste Marquez Flores
Homeless, Trailer 1 – Leo Fontes
Homeless, Trailer 2 – Leo Fontes
Homeless, Trailer 3 – Leo Fontes
Homeless, Trailer 4 – Leo Fontes
Never Lose Hope – Zachary Paule
The Happy Swabby, Trailer 1 – Leo Fontes
The Happy Swabby, Trailer 2 – Leo Fontes
Two for One, Trailer 1 – Leo Fontes
Two for One, Trailer 2 – Leo Fontes
Two for One, Trailer 3 – Leo Fontes
*Use Your Words – Breanna Polk
Wash Your Hands – Ponthakorn Pattayakorn

SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY
Bigfoot Yoga (short version) – Ralph Blanchard
Black Lives Matter – Kobe Henderson
*Chewie – William Tran
Merry Christmas Spider-Man! – Ethan Shaw
What Do You See? – Stephanie Ly

SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY
Hike – Gerardo Pena
*Icarus – pietro pinto
Lover Lover, Pants on Fire – Coral Hale
Mother – Gerardo Pena
Star Signs Mean Nothing? – Coral Hale
The First Time I Brush With Death – Marjorie A. Thomas
*TLM 30 – Travis K. Svensson

SAN JOSÉ STATE UNIVERSITY
*First Born – Justin Bruce Lee, Aerik Bertulfo, David Diba
Midnight – Sarthak Gupta

CAL POLY SAN LUIS OBISPO
A Piece of Home – Willa Westneat
Allstate – Brian Pinder
Band-Aid Promo – Emmet Ceccanti
Cycle – Vanya Thi Truong, Tatum Xiaojing Yee
Fifteen Years – Freddy Bloom
Immersia Teaser – Jake Douglas, Addison Parrish, Gina Arnone
The Encounter – Eva Caisse

CSU SAN MARCOS
Abraham – Jailene Mandujano

CSU STANISLAUS
At Gunpoint – Megan Analisa Cuellar
StrawBerry – Bradly David Jesus

 

 

 

 

If you have suggestions for MAF programming, forward them to Shannon Pringle, Director at springle@calstate.edu. We welcome your ideas.

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