Chris Aaron | Webster University

Chris Aaron

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Assistant Professor; Film, Television and Video Production


Electronic and Photographic Media

Home Campus

St. Louis (Webster Groves)

Areas of Expertise and Research

  • 3D Animation
  • CGI Modeling
  • Documentary and Film Production
  • Film Theory
  • HD Video Production
  • History of Genre Development

Courses Taught

ANIM 2200 Introduction to 3D Animation
FILM 1000 Filmmaking Fundamentals
FTVP 1400 Graphics and Effects


Aaron attended Louisiana State University as an undergraduate and Syracuse University where he earned an MFA in Film.

Professional Experience

Aaron is a seasoned artist whose films have premiered in international and domestic film festivals. His video art has been in national juried exhibitions, and he is the recipient of many industry awards for production, editing, 3D animation, and VFX. He has successfully maintained a media production company that has developed traditional and online ad campaigns for a wide range of clients. In addition, he has worked with some of the largest production companies in the world such as Fremantle North America and Relativity Media to develop scripted television shows for networks including Discovery, Animal Planet, National Geographic, and the History Channel.

Media Coverage

Webster Today
Webster Film Production Faculty, Students Show 'Movie Magic' at Science Center
Black History and Culture: Student Filmmakers Showcase
Film Edited by Aaron Makes the Cut at Film Festival

Contact Information

Office phone 314-246-7784

updated 7/2018