contact name: tom schroeder
phone: 651 917-3228
541 otis av.
st. paul MN 55104
open to public: no
BA english from Lawrence University, Appleton, WI
Minnesota State Arts Board Grant in Film/Video 1991
Bush Fellowship in Film/Video 1997
Minnesota State Arts Board Grant in Film/Video 1999
Jerome Fellowship in Film/Video 2000
Jerome Fellowship in Film/Video 2004
Minnesota State Arts Board Grant in Film/Video 2006
Mcknight Fellowship in Film/Video 2006
Bush Fellowship in Film/Video 2008
Mcknight Fellowship in Film/Video 2011
Rooftop Filmmakers Grant 2013
Minnesota State Arts Board Grant in Film/Video 2014
“Marcel, King of Tervuren”
Square Lake Film/Music Festival, Stillwater, MN First Place 2012
Shortlist for Cinema Eye Honors, New York, NY 2013
Sequence Short Film Festival, Toulouse, France Jury Prize 2013
Animpact, Seoul, South Korea, Jury Prize 2013
Black Maria Film Festival, Jersey City, NJ Director’s Choice 2011
Minneapolis/St. Paul Int’l Film Festival, Best Mn Short Film 2011
Marin County Festival of Short Film, San Rafael, CA Jury Prize 2011
Ovation TV, Los Angeles, CA Best Animation Short 2011
Square Lake Film/Music Festival, Stillwater, MN First Place 2011
Sidewalk Film Festival, Birmingham, AL Best Animated Film 2011
Maverick Movie Awards, Los Angeles, CA Best Animation 2011
Big Water Film Festival, Washburn, WI Best Short Film 2011
Kalamazoo Bicycle Film Festival, People’s Choice Award 2012
Fargo Film Festival, Honorable Mention 2012
"The Yellow Bird"
Jury Award Best of Int'l Session #2, London Int'l Animation Festival.
Anima Mundi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Anima Mundi Special 2005
Paste Rock and Reel Festival, Decatur, GA Best Children's Film 2005
New Orleans Film Festival, Best Animation 2005
“Riding with Harv”
DC Indepedent Film Festival Best Animated/Mixed Media Film 2003
Kalamazoo International Animation Festival Bronze Award 200
ACB Sacramento Festival of Film Best Animation & Best Short 2003
Ann Arbor Film Festival Honorable Mention Award 2001
Digital Talkies Festival, New Dehli, India Best Short 2001
Atlanta Film and Video Festival Best Animated Film 2001
New York Animation Festival Citation for Animation Technique 2001
Chicago International Film Festival Gold Plaque 2001
New Orleans Film Festival Lagniappe Award 2001
Kalamazoo International Animation Festival Silver Award 2001
Humboldt International Film Festival Best of the Fest 1997
Screening of "Marcel, King of Tervuren" (partial list)
Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT January, 2013
Future Shorts, London, England January - March 2013
True/False Film Festival, Columbia, MO March, 2013
South By Southwest, Austin, TX March, 2013
Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor, MI March, 2013
Included in touring program.
Holland Animation Festival, Utrecht, The Netherlands March, 2013
Docudays UA, Kyiv, Ukraine March, 2013
Aspen Shortsfest, Aspen, CO April, 2013
International Film Festival “Mauvais Genre,” Tours, France April, 2013
Florida Film Festival, Maitland, FL April 2013
Umae International Short Film Festival, Umae, Sweden May, 2013
Melbourne International Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia June, 2013
Annecy International Animation Festival, Annecy, France June 2013
Los Angeles Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA June, 2013
Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland June, 2013
Palm Springs International Shortfest, Palm Springs, CA June, 2013
Brooklyn Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY June 2013
Leiden Short Film Experience, Leiden, The Netherlands June 2013
Forum des Images, Paris, France June 25, 2013
Jerusalem International Film Festival, Jerusalem, Israel July, 2013
Rooftop Film, New York, NY July, 2013
Flux Factory, Long Island, NY July, 2013
BAM Cinematek, Brooklyn, NY August, 2013
Anima Mundi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August, 2013
Odense International Film Festival, Odense, Denmark August, 2013
Animade, Recife, Brazil August, 2013
Krok, Sebastapol, Russia, September, 2013
KloosterKino, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, September, 2013
Ottawa International Animation Festival, Ottawa, Canada September, 2013
Raindance, London, England September, 2013
3D Wire, Segovia, Spain October, 2013
Mill Valley Film Festival, San Rafael, CA October, 2013
London International Animation Festival, London, England October, 2013
Anim’est, Bucharest, Romania October, 2013
Chicago International Film Festival, Chicago, IL October, 2013
Four Days of Naples Cinema, Naples, Italy October, 2013
Sequence Short Film Festival, Toulouse, France November, 2013
Bradford Animation Festival, Bradford, England November, 2013
DOK – Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany November, 2013
Court c Court, Cabrieres d’Avignon, France November, 2013
Big Cartoon Festival, Moscow, Russia November, 2013
Flensburg ShortFilmFestival, Flensburg, Germany November, 2013
Interfilm International Short Film Festival, Berlin, Germany November, 2013
Animpact, Seoul, South Korea November, 2013
Sommets du cinéma d'animation, Montreal, Canada December, 2013
Animateka International Animation Festival, Ljubjana, Slovenia December, 2013
Animated Documentary Program, Bamberg, Germany January, 2014
Manipulate Visual Theater Festival, London, England February, 2014
Anima, Brussels, Belgium February, 2014
Animex, Middlesbrough, UK February, 2014
Animac, Lleida, Spain February, 2014
Big Cartoon Festival, Voronezh, Russia February, 2014
Roanne Animation Short Film Festival, Roanne, France March, 2014
New York International Children’s Festival, New York, NY March, 2014
Monstra, Lisbon, Portugal March, 2014
Madeira Film Festival, Madeira, Portugal April, 2014
Annecy Castle Museum, Annecy, France April to October, 2014
Screenings of "Bike Race" (partial list)
Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT January 2011
San Francisco Independent Film Festival, San Francisco, CA February, 2011
Cinequest, San Jose, CA March, 2011
Nashville Film Festival, Nashville, TN April, 2011
Arizona International Film Festival, Tucson, AZ April, 2011
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival, Minneapolis, MN May, 2011
CFC World Wide Short Film Festival, Toronto, Canada May, 2011
Rooftop Films Summer Series, Brooklyn, NY May, 2011
Bicycle Film Festival, New York, NY June, 2011
Melbourne International Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia June, 2011
Ovation TV, Los Angeles, CA aired July, 2011
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA July, 2011
Anima Mundi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil July, 2011
Animation Block Party, Brooklyn, NY July 2011
London International Animation Festival, London, UK August, 2011
Milwaukee Film Festival, Milwaukee, WI September, 2011
Raindance Film Festival, London, UK September, 2011
Message to Man International Film Festival, St. Petersburg, Russia September, 2011
Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver, BC Canada September, 2011
Berlin Short Film Festival, Berlin, Germany October, 2012
Screenings of "The Yellow Bird" (partial listing)
Ottawa Int'l Animation Festival, Ottawa, Canada, Sept. 2008.
Sundance Film Festival, Park City, Utah, Jan. 2009.
San Francisco Independent Film Festival, San Fran, CA, Feb. 2009.
Edinburgh Int'l Film Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland, June 2009.
Melbourne Int'l Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia, June 2009.
London Int'l Animation Festival, London, England, Aug. 2009.
Screenings of “Riding with Harv” (partial listing)
Dig It Festival, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN Oct. 16, 2002.
DC Independent Film Festival, Washington, DC, March, 2003.
Cucalorus Film and Video Festival, Wilmington, NC, March, 2003.
Festival Int'l du Film D’animation, Annecy, France, June, 2003.
Anima Mundi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil July, 2003.
Fantoche, Baden, Switzerland, September, 2003.
Screenings of “Bike Ride” (partial listing)
American Cinematique, Los Angeles, CA May 10 & 17, 2001.
Festival International du Film D’animation, Annecy, France June, 2001.
World Animation Celebration, Los Angeles, CA August, 2001.
Sau Paulo International Short Film Festival, Sau Paulo, Brazil August, 2001.
Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland September, 2001.
Hamburg Filmfest, Hamburg, Germany September, 2001.
Flanders International Film Festival, Ghent, Belgium October, 2001.
Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Uppsala, Sweden October, 2001.
Rotterdam Film Festival, Rotterdam, Holland, January, 2002.
Ottawa Internation Animation Festival, Ottawa, Canada, October, 2002.
Independent Lens, PBS Series, Fall, 2003.
"Best of ResFest, Vol. 2," DVD release fall, 2003.
Walker Art Center purchased copies of:
Riding with Harv
The Yellow Bird
for their permanent film collection.
Country of Citizenship:
April 29, 1963