Animated Shorts; Interdisciplinary Collaborations Students: Joshua Fry, Design Kyle Gillingham, CSE Kyle Hawk, CSE Nicholas McKay. CSE Edward Yee, CSE Faculty: Maria Palazzi, Design Rick Parent, CSE Summary: In this animated short, a man faces adversity while traveling to a lighthouse in the midst of a barren desert. He aims to restore the light, as a monster of darkness is fast approaching. This film was completed in the Animation Production course at ACCAD. Students from the design department collaborated with computer science & engineering students to create procedural elements in the animation. Storyboard / Animatic Composited Layers Completed in 2008.