The End


  • Create a minimum 7 minute animated video incorporating elements of religion, race, and democracy, which was funded by the UVA Religion, Race & Democracy Lab and The Jefferson Trust, an Initiative of UVA’s Alumni Association

Creative process

  • First digitally painted the landscapes and newspaper using Photoshop

  • Animated and compiled scenes in After Effects 

  • Interviewed Willis Jenkins and Lydia Moyer for audio

  • Maddie Budreau cut audio and composed score

Outcomes and Impact

  • Project completed in 8 months

  • 8 minute animated video that was featured on the Religion, Race and Democracy Lab website, UVA Studio Art Instagram, and UVA Arts Newsletter

  • A portion of the funding was donated to Cultivate Charlottesville

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