Animation Spotlight: Nicole Mitchell's ZOOLOGIC

Watch Nicole Mitchell’s amusing animated short ZOOLOGIC about a fussy zookeeper’s comeuppance. It won a gold medal in the animation category at this year’s Student Academy Awards, an annual competition held by the Academy for aspiring auteurs.

Notable winners in the past include the unofficial mayor of NYC and the Knicks, Spike Lee; Robert Zemeckis (BACK TO THE FUTURE and FORREST GUMP); Bob Saget (!); Trey Parker (South Park); and John Lasseter (LADY AND THE TRAMP, TOY STORY, and WALL E). Bob Saget!