Spotlight on 2010 Judge: Lowell Boston
Lowell Boston is the producer and creator of the half hour TV show Optical Toys, featured on both PhillyCam on channels 66/966 Comcast, and channels 29/30 Verizon, and Collingswood TV (CTV) channels 19 Comcast and 44 Verizon. Optical Toys features live-action and animated short films from independent, award winning regional and national filmmakers. Lowell has been graciously drawing from the 21-Day Competition Films and Philadelphia Filmathon Film Library since the show’s inception.
Lowell attended the University of the Arts as a doublemajor in live-action filmmaking and animation and earned his MFA from the California Institute of the Arts. Writing short stories and poetry in his spare time he currently teaches animation at the University of the Arts, the Art Institute of Philadelphia, Philadelphia University and conducts animation and art workshops across the Delaware Valley.