© 2011 Corrie Francis Parks
Chicago International Children's Film Festival
New Zealand Mountain Film Festival
Nordic Mountain Film Festival
© 2007 University of Southern California
On any given day, city-dwellers flock to an urban wilderness looking for a brief escape from the constant presence of the city. Though tamed and tied by its surrounding metropolis, the mountain is not passive. It struggles against its captivity as it attempts to release the city-dwellers from their habitual, frenetic pace with moments of savoring the richness of life.
© 2006 University of Southern California
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In an age of technological integration and urban life, people turn to the natural world for renewal. In this animated documentary, New Zealanders attempt to fathom their deep, personal connection with their land.
© 2003 University of Southern California
Evoking the awe of the African Savannah at sunset, wild animals gather in a moody landscape for a last drink before nightfall. With the aid of a unique combination of fluid sand animation and backlit collages, Tracks creates a subtle, striking tribute to nature.
© 2001 Corrie Francis
A drawing, formed in a swirl of dust, awakens to find herself trapped on an empty, dimensionless square of paper.
© 2000 Corrie Francis
When a little girl's mother won't let her play in the rain, her raincoat comes to life and takes her on a rambunctious puddle-splashing adventure!
A Tangled Tale
Under the dark surface of the river, an inevitable romance unfolds. Two fish become tangled in their attraction. Will the power of love seasoned with pain set them free?
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En Plein Air: An Animated Sketchbook
A short interview with Irmgard Otto, 89 years of painting en plein air.