Emerson Pereira receives the PSIAF 2017 TV trophy on Palm Springs’ KMIR channel. At this time, festival director Brian Hoff is also presented with an Awaken figurine. Check the video from 1:17.

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Animation Film Festival Returns to Palm Springs


Awaken is an animated short film in 3D developed by Emerson EAGP during the course Voyage of the Melies – School of Cinema, 3D and animation


By gaining and experiencing donated superpowers from a tree, the adolescent hurts the tree and loses such powers. Desiring to help the tree, he develops his own powers and saves the tree.