2015 SCVAF

The 2015 Satellite Center Video & Animation Festival (SCVAF) will take place on April 24, 2015 at the Professional Learning Center (PLC) in Luling, Louisiana. Admission is free to all who would like to take part in the screening of entries during this year’s festival, which will begin at 4pm. Following the screenings we will hold the 9th Annual SCVAF Awards Ceremony (begins at 7:15PM). Wether you are attending as a creator or a critic we hope you have a wonderful time and take time to talk to the impressive young talent the Greater New Orleans area has to offer.

All SCVAF entries will fall into one of the following categories:


Short Film/Documentary
Music Video


Short Film
Music Video


Video or Animation


2014 SCVAF Winners

Overall Animation Winnner: “Creation” by Wil Gilmore (Satellite Center)

Overall Video Winner: “Conscription” by Nick Ramey (NOCCA)


Below is a listing of the Winners for 2014 SCVAF

Animated PSA
“Debritos Locos” by Zachary Robichaux (Satellite Center)

PSA Commercial Video
“Like Your Stuff? Lock It Up!” by Billy Wallace (Satellite Center)

Music Video
“Bright Futures” by Bailey Stuart (NOCCA)

Jeff Hebert Memorial Experimental
“Stardust” by Jessica Gotto (NOCCA)

News Sports
“Sixth Ward’s Math and Science Night” by Jake Ricca (Treen Technology Center)

Animated Short Film
“Creation” by Wil Gilmore (Satellite Center)

Documentary Video
“Black History Month” by John Hood (Treen Technology Center)

Video Short Film
“Conscription” by Nick Ramey (NOCCA)



Get Involved


Become A Creator

If you are located in the Greater New Orleans Area and want to get your students involved in a festival to show off their film, broadcasting or animation skills, the 2013 SCVAF is for you. We will work with you to ensure that your entries are screened in front of hundreds of SCVAF attendees and critiqued by professionals in the industry. Find out more about becoming a parter school here.


Become A Partner

Are you interested in helping cultivate the future broadcasting, film and animation professionals in Louisiana?  Whether you own a business and want to find a new audience for what you have to offer or work in the Louisiana Entertainment field you can help make this happen by becoming a sponsor or judge for the 2013 SCVAF. Find out more about getting involved in our festival here.


SCVAF Demo Reel

Over the past 8 years the Satellite Center Video & Animation Festival has had the pleasure of having some of the most talented young animators, broadcast journalists and cinematographers from the Greater New Orleans area take part in our festival. Below you can watch some of the winners from our past festivals and see what is expected of the entries from our partner schools.


Who Are We?

Albert Dupont

Albert Dupont

Albert, the Advanced TV Broadcasting facilitator at the Satellite Center, worked in the broadcasting industry for years before moving to the Satellite Center 7 years ago. He currently helps run the parish media crew who cover various events for St. Charles Parish Public Schools, called Press Play Productions.

Brian Gough

Brian Gough

Brian, the Interactive Media facilitator at the Satellite Center, has worked in the education field for over 17 years and has been a freelance designer in the interactive field in the past. He is currently the webmaster for St. Charles Parish Public Schools in addition to his teaching duties.

Rhitt Growl

Rhitt Growl

Rhitt, the Digital Media facilitator at the Satellite Center, worked in the advertising industry for 7 years before moving to the Satellite Center 7 years ago. He currently is a freelance designer and has developed numerous designs for clients within the Greater New Orleans area.