Year in Review: Grads on 2016’s Best Releases

Our Year in Review series features the best of life at Full Sail in 2016, highlighting award-winning grads, student work, industry guests, and more.

Once again, Full Sail grads left their mark on a number of high-profile releases this year, putting in hard work on everything from blockbuster films and GRAMMY-nominated albums, to highly anticipated games and award-winning TV shows. Check out some of the big titles that our grads were credited on this year:

Rogue One

Matthew E. Gill (Computer Animation, ’10) – Roto Department Manager

Cale Schmidt (Computer Animation, ’15) – Stereoscopic Compositor

Daniel Schrepf (Computer Animation, ’07) – Roto Supervisor, Stereo Roto Supervisor

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them

Jose Gloria (Computer Animation, ’14) – Technical Animator

Alex Hanneman (Computer Animation, ’15) – Digital Compositor

Gautama Murcho (Computer Animation, ’09) – Digital Compositor

Philip Rosado (Computer Animation, ’07) – Sr. Matchmove

Doctor Strange

Jason T. Clark (Film, ’06) – Art Director

Jordan Watts (Film, ’08) – Art Assistant

Juan Peralta (Recording Arts, ’96) – Re-Recording Mixer

Kevin Bolivar (Computer Animation, ’14) – Tracking & Matchmove

Shaun Comly (Digital Media, ’98) – CG Supervisor

Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice

Mark Ferrer (Computer Animation, ’10) – Compositing Artist

Jeffery J. Hart (Film, ’09) – Lead Roto/Paint Artist

Daniel Morales (Computer Animation, ’14) – Technical Animator

Star Trek Beyond

Devin Fairbairn (Computer Animation, ’05) – Visual FX Producer

Jessica Bagby (Computer Animation, ’14) – Stereo Compositor

Captain America: Civil War

Patrick Redmond (Film, ‘97) – Edge Head Technician

Alex Boyum (Film, ’14) – Picture Cars Assistant

Ashley Saunders (Film, ’06) – Housing Coordinator

The Walking Dead: Season 7

Michael P. Clark (Recording Arts, ’99) – Production Sound Mixer

Kevin Bridge (Film, ’12) – Electrician

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Jonathan Mayer (Recording Arts ’00) – Sr. Music Manager, SCEA

Heather Cerlan (Computer Animation, ’06) – Texture Artist

Corey Johnson (Computer Animation, ’06) – Character Artist


Benjamin Miles (Game Development, ’14) – Associate Build Analyst

Joshua Bramer (Game Development, ’14) – Tools Programmer

Mark Diaz (Game Development, ’14) – Gameplay Programmer


Nigel Nikitovich (Computer Animation, ’09) – Compatibility Analyst II

David Clyde (Game Development, ’03) – Content Pipeline Engineer

Dylan Jones (Computer Animation, ’06) – Senior Technical Artist

Kendrick Lamar – “To Pimp A Butterfly”

Andrew Coleman (Recording Arts, ’95) – Engineer

Hart Gunther (Recording Arts, ’00) – Engineer

Kelly Clarkson – “Piece by Piece”

Shawn Daugherty (Recording Arts, ’98) – Assistant Engineer


Jack Ü – Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü

Joshua Gudwin (Recording Arts, ’06) – Vocal Engineer

Josh Groban – “Stages”

Jeremy Lertola (Recording Arts, ’11) – Assistant Engineer