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2011 Fall MFA Documentary Film Screening

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 7:30pm

Free and open to the public





Screening of 8 short films by First Year Students in the MFA Program in Documentary Film and Video.


Q&A with filmmakers and reception will follow.






Films to be screened in the following order:

Blank Canvas

by Sarah Berkovich
Going through chemotherapy, Kim Thelen struggles to cope with her changing body image in positive and unconventional ways.


by Abhi Singh
A Sikh teenager navigates between American High School and the world of the Sikh community in Fremont, California.

Out of Body 

by J. Christian Jensen
A scientist challenges the limitations of her mind and body – and conspires against death.

Full-time Ministry

by Helen Hood Scheer
An outsider artist and high school teacher is called upon to share the gospel.

Numbers of the Day

by Seamus Harte
A day in the mind of a diabetic.

All That Glitters

by Elizabeth Rose
One man digs for his livelihood in California streams and creeks.


Superior Life Classroom

by Leslie Tai
Welcome to the world of Amway Cupertino, a recruitment and training ground for the Chinese housewives of Silicon Valley.

Chicken and Zoe

by Yael Bridge
Eating chicken takes on new meaning for 4 year old Zoe as she observes her first slaughter.