Thomas SyllaProgram Chair For Digital Film & Animation & Visual Effects
Tom is an award-winning writer and filmmaker with 15 years teaching experience. His scripts sold to major Hollywood film and television studios. He worked for Lucasfilm and Industrial Light and Magic on films including “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade,” “Ghostbusters II,” “Back to the Future III,” “Joe Versus the Volcano” and “The Young Indiana Jones” television series. Tom wrote, directed and edited feature film “No Return” which was accepted into national film festivals, won a Directing Award and was distributed domestically and internationally. He also wrote and directed two commercials which won awards at MOFILM’s international competitions. Tom did voiceover work in the three original “Star Wars” movies.