Unspooled Student Involvement

Learn more about how the UW-Stout students have been involved in the festival.
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Students are involved with the Unspooled Film and Animation Festival in every aspect of production. The perspectives of students from Wisconsin and Minnesota, but also from around the world are built into the DNA of the festival. We have over 100 submissions from student filmmakers!

Payton Kosiorek, UW-Stout Student

UW-Stout students like Payton recruit volunteers and acts as an ambassador for the festival in the campus community as a part of an Independent Study class.

Pang Chia Yang, UW-Stout Student

Graduate assistant, Pang researches the venue to disseminate specific technical aspects of projection ahead of the screening. Both Payton and Pang have screened hundreds of submissions to 'green flag' the best of the best for our jury.

Promotional Videos

Video Production Capstone students, Joey and Dayton interview student filmmakers to produce promotional videos to increase our social media presence, encouraging submissions.

Journey from D&D to a filmmaking career / UW-Stout Capstone Students Dayton Feldt and Joey Lange

In an effort to sell tickets, the Advertising Class has pitched, planned, and produced short-form commercials for social media.

Let animations take you away at Unspooled / PHOTO-415 Advertising Photography students
Natalie Reber, UW-Stout Student

Graphic Design senior, Natalie Reber is creating several posters illustrating student submissions as a continuation of her Honors project. Here are two of the posters:

No Such Thing


Check out our other student projects!

We've created a playlist on Youtube where you can watch all of the projects.