Films by First Year MFA students in the Documentary Film Program.
Q&A with filmmakers and reception to immediately follow screening.
Not Listed in Screening Order:
The Bread Connection (Working Title)
by Andrea Yu-Chieh Chung
A community is united by their
love for freshly-baked Afghan bread.
Susana (Working Title) by Laura Gamse
A former slaughterhouse
worker revisits her past as she returns to the scene to care for animals on their
way to the kill floor.
Pizcar fresa (Working Title) by Ted Griswold
After his father
passes, Cristian must put his high school education on hold to work in the fields.
Ignis (Working Title) by Ashleigh McArthur
on from Sonoma's devastating wildfires, an artist repurposes the remains of his neighbors'
Legacy (Working Title) by Michelle Mehrtens
Student poets reflect
on their love/hate relationships with their names.
/missed-connections (Working Title) by
Craigslist users post about fleeting yet meaningful encounters
in the hope of reconnecting with strangers.
Seasons (Working Title) by Yeon Park
Ladies change the
fate of flowers doomed to be thrown away.
(Working Title) by Alexander Rafi
A Palo Alto church serves
as a space for a community to gather and organize in shared faith and devotion.