2012 Spring MFA Documentary Film Screening
Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Free and open to the public
Screening of seven short films by First Year students in the MFA Program in Documentary Film and Video. Q&A with Filmmakers and Reception to follow.
LISTED IN SCREENING ORDER:
An Open Mind
by Elizabeth Rose - 6 min.
A portrait of Russell Targ, a physicist turned psychic researcher for the CIA during the Cold War.
The Credible Egg
by Helen Hood Scheer - 5 min.
Industrialization of food inspires an unexpected alliance between technology and nature.
Out of the Gate
by Abhi Singh - 8 min.
Experience a day at the track from the perspective of a jockey, the caller of the race and the audience.
by Leslie Tai - 12 min.
When Grandma died, she took some of her things with her into the afterlife. What are the things she left behind?
Waiting for the Miracle
by Seamus Harte - 6 min.
The capacity to create and understand the meaning of ideas is considered to be an essential and defining feature of human beings. Meet Beau Buck. He's one of us.
by Sarah Berkovich - 7 min.
Seeking an alternative to wearing mass produced garments, Rebecca Burgess began a personal challenge to wear only local clothing, and in doing so created a movement.
ALPHA & OMEGA
by J. Christian Jensen - 8 min.
An existential consideration of the furthest reaches of time and space.