Media Design School's 3D Animation short film "First Contact" has won the award for Best Sci-Fi or Horror at the Mississippi International Film Festival.
The Mississippi International Film Festival, back for its second year, showcases independent short film and features from around the world. The Festival is hosted in Jackson, Mississippi, and gives the general public the opportunity to experience contemporary films that they would otherwise have no access to.
Other winners at the festival this year include special guest Danny Glover who won the Outstanding Achievement Award for his work in the movie 'Freedom Song.'
For more information on the festival, please visit their website: http://www.mississippifilmfest.com/mainsite/