Brilliant is a short film written and produced by Austin Halvorsen during his freshman year of college at Southern Oregon University.


The film depicts a world on a factory line where people are educated out of their creative capacities and live a gray homogeneous existence. This changes with the influence of a renegade graffiti artist who begins installing his creations around the city.


This film won in the Ashland Independent Film Festival for the Student Launch competition as well as in the Northwest College Film Festival for “Best Animation”


Brilliant was featured in Seattle International Film Festival as well as Bend Independent Film Festival

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