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Domee Shi

Sheridan Alumni Domee Shi takes home an Oscar

Sheridan alumna Domee Shi (Bachelor of Animation ’11) has been awarded the Oscar for Best Animated Short Film for her directorial debut, Bao.

Animation Day

Sheridan graduate takes home Oscar for “Piper”

Sheridan alumnus Alan Barillaro has won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film. The 1996 animation graduate directed the short film Piper. Animation alumni were also part of the team that worked on Zootopia, ...

michael surrey

Two Sheridan College graduates invited to join Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Two graduates of Sheridan’s renowned animation program have been invited to join the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Comprised of more than 7,000 accomplished professionals working in cinema, the Academy of Motion ...

Dean DeBlois , Sheridan College, Director, Animation, How to Train your Dragon 2

Sheridan Graduate Receives Animation Industry’s Highest Honour

How to Train Your Dragon 2 took top honours at the Annie Awards on January 31, winning Best Animated Feature and Outstanding Achievement, Directing for Dean DeBlois.

Oscar Award Golden Statue

Oscar Nominations for three Sheridan Alumni

Three of the five films nominated for Oscars in the Best Animated Feature category were directed by animators who studied at Sheridan. Among the films nominated is How to Train Your Dragon 2, written and ...