"I Don't Want to Live Without You"
directed by Alanna Wilkinson
Alanna Wilkinson is a young filmmaker from Knoxville, Tennessee who has directed and produced five short documentaries and screened her work in local film festivals, exhibitions, and contests over the last two years. She calls herself a time-traveling documentarian, pulling her inspiration from childhood memories and her everyday experiences with emphasis on showing the positive of a situation. Now working for a television production company, she still finds the time to keep the artist alive and continues creating.
directed by John McAmis
John McAmis was born in Tullahoma, TN. He is currently a senior at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, studying Animated Film Production through College Scholars, a program in which students can craft their own major if their academic needs can't be fulfilled by a traditional major. "The Van" is his first animated short. He is currently working on his senior thesis film and plans to graduate in May 2017.