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Student Academy Awards Announce Winners

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have announced its 15 winners for the 41st Student Academy Awards competition.

Academy members voted the winners from a field of 49 finalists with this year seeing first-time honors go to students from Tel Aviv University, Israel and The Northern Film School, United Kingdom.

The students will be able to spend a week in L.A. taking part in industry activities. The medal placements – gold, silver and bronze – in the five award categories will be announced at the ceremony, which will be held at 6 p.m. June 7 at the DGA Theater in Hollywood.

See Winners Below:

Alternative:
“Oscillate,” Daniel Sierra, School of Visual Arts, New York
“Person,” Drew Brown, The Art Institute of Jacksonville, Florida

Animation:
“Higher Sky,” Teng Cheng, University of Southern California
“Owned,” Daniel Clark and Wesley Tippetts, Brigham Young University, Utah
“Yamashita,” Hayley Foster, Loyola Marymount University, California

Documentary:
“The Apothecary,” Helen Hood Scheer, Stanford University
“One Child,” Zijian Mu, New York University
“White Earth,” J. Christian Jensen, Stanford University

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Narrative:
“Above the Sea,” Keola Racela, Columbia University, New York
“Door God,” Yulin Liu, New York University
“Interstate,” Camille Stochitch, American Film Institute, California

Foreign Film:
“Border Patrol,” Peter Baumann, The Northern Film School, United Kingdom
“Nocebo,” Lennart Ruff, University of Television and Film Munich, Germany
“Paris on the Water,” Hadas Ayalon, Tel Aviv University, Israel

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