​email: jennacaravello@alum.calarts.edu

all content © 2019 jenna caravello

Hello. I'm an animator and new media artist, and I live in Los Angeles.

CalArts | Experimental Animation MFA

School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Animation + New Media BFA

Princess Grace Foundation USA | Stephen Hillenburg Animation Grant 2018

CalArts Named Award | Jules Engel Scholarship in Experimental Animation 2018

Chicago Underground Film Festival | Helen Hill Award 2019

Indie Memphis Film Festival | Best Departures Short 2018

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival | Best Student Film June—August 2018


Frontier Wisdom

Slamdance Film Festival 2019
Raindance Film Festival 2019
Buenos Aires Film Festival 2019

Stockholm Independent Film Festival 2019

Drunken Film Fest Oakland 2019

Mecal Pro Barcelona International Short and Animation Film Festival 2019

Chicago Underground Film Festival 2019Silk Road International Film Festival 2019

GIRAF International Festival of Independent Animation 2018

Indie Memphis Film Festival 2018
Square Lake Film & Music Festival 2018

Queen Palm International Film Festival 2018

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival 2018

San Diego Underground Film Festival 2018

The Room With No Corners

BilBolBul International Comics Festival 2015
Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) 2015 

Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation, Rijeka 2015 

Melbourne International Animation Festival (MIAF) 2012

Australian International Animation Festival (AIAF) 2012


12.05.19 Directors Notes

05.18.18  NPR

​04.03.18  Gorilla vs Bear

05.25.16  Stereogum

11.25.15  Noisey (Vice)

05.06.15  AdHoc

12.01.14  Magnet Magazine

11.18.13  The Fader

08.21.13  Impose TV (Impose Magazine)

04.29.13  AdHoc


Beyond Blind - Blind Etiquette 101

Art Director + Game Designer + Animator

(A game for an educational website, Project Director Matt Lauterbach)

Unbroken Glass

Motion Graphics Director + Animator

(A feature documentary, Kartemquin Films, Director Dinesh Sabu)

Unexpected Justice: The Rise of John Paul Stevens

Motion Graphics Director + Animator

(A feature documentary, Siskel/Jacobs Productions, Director Greg Jacobs)

Almost There

Motion Graphics Animator

(A feature documentary, Kartemquin Films, Directors Aaron Wickenden + Dan Rybicky)

Life Itself

Motion Graphics Animator

(A feature documentary, Kartemquin Films, Director Steve James + Producer Martin Scorsese)