Digital short stories
is the motto and mission statement of SVA’s groundbreaking MFA in Visual Narrative program, where the artist is author. From animation and video to comics and picture books, these digital short stories and their accompanying physical artwork are the culmination of the students’ work in visualizing stories that showcase their wide array of talents and distinct authorial voices.
Stranded on an Island, a group of women and children fight for survival when a mad lighthouse keeper declares himself king and terrorizes them.
Poppy Was Here
Young and naïve Poppy searches for love in all the wrong people. She discovers her true passion working with flowers, but will she keep this new sense of self?
Dr.Nam’s Phobia Clinic
by Kenny Nam
With the latest Subconscious Realization technology from Dr. Nam’s Phobia Clinic, you can enter the subconscious realm and defeat your deepest, darkest fears.
Inge hopes that visiting an art gallery will her boyfriend understand her by broadening his perspective. They discuss a piece called “The Sea”. But will he be lost in the art's abstract nature?
by Jenny Bee
An indecisive magician’s apprentice must expose a fraudulent medium’s secrets through the use of questioning and skepticism under the tutelage of a famous escape artist. But are they dedicated?
Death By Comics
by Bill Wehmann
In 1979 talented comic book artist Rocco Versace murdered his writing partner and editor. Almost forty years later those who knew him best still struggle to come to terms with his legacy.
by Ana Lozada
When their tribe refuses to recognize their talents, indigenous twins run away. They soon find they'll have to choose to protect their new friends in the mountains or their family from new invaders.
Train Man encounters hundreds of people everyday, but stays isolated from all of them. What will happen when Train Man must interact with someone after all of this solitude?
When an 8-year-old girl living in rural America, falls into an abandoned well she discovers a network of mysterious tunnels she must explore to find her way back home.