Hannah Frank


Age: 33

assistant professor of film studies at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington who joined the faculty in 2016, where she taught courses on the history of animation, Russian and Soviet cinema, and special effects, who was also working on a book about the visual aesthetics of popular American animated cartoons of the mid-20th century.

Cause of Death: Pneumococcal meningitis

Born: December 31, 1984

Died: August 28, 2017

Wilmington, North Carolina