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2009 Winter MFA Documentary Film Screening

Tuesday, March 17, 2009 - 7:30pm

Free and open to the public

The Film and Media Studies Program in the Department of Art & Art History presents Winter Documentaries, a screening of four short documentaries in high definition created by first year students in the MFA Program in Documentary Film & Video.

Q&A and reception will follow.




Come Away Sweetly

by David Alvarado and Maria Fortiz-Morse

An intimate portrait of a family in Iowa whose lives begin to change when their first born son is diagnosed with a rare behavioral disorder.


A Sentence Apart

by Theodore Rigby and Jason Sussberg

Three intimate portraits exploring how the incarceration of a family member transforms the hopes and dreams of their loved ones.


In Circles

by Emile Bokaer and Alaa eldin El Dajani

A story of two men struggling to re-enter society, and the group that helps them work towards this goal.


El Milagro de Stockton
(A Miracle in Stockton)

by Carolina Kondo and Anthony Weeks

In the midst of difficult times, a man finds hope and faith in an unlikely place.