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[POSTPONED] 2020 Thesis Documentary Film Screening

Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
TBA

Free

Postponed until further notice

Films by graduating Second Year MFA students in the Documentary Film Program.

Q&A with filmmakers and reception to immediately follow screening.

Free and open to the public.

Audience: 
General Public
Event Sponsor: 
Department of Art & Art History
Contact Email: 
yhobart@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-725-3107

A Door Away
by Alex H. Rafi

Still living in his childhood home, twenty-five year old DeVaughn reflects on his relationship with his family as he continues to build a life of meaning.

Beyond the Wire
by Ted Griswold

Former Army Ranger Chris Pesquiera experiences freedom after 33 years at Soledad State Prison in California.  He leans into a community of formerly incarcerated veterans for support as he takes his first steps back into society. 

Death and Her Compass
by Annie Munger

In the depths of a winter in Maine, an end-of-life doula prepares her clients for death while grappling with her own uncertainties about loss and mourning. 

Framing Mother
by Ashleigh McArthur

Three women recount the physical and psychological effects of early motherhood, reimagining the myth of the 'perfect mother'.

Homegoing
by Yeon Park

Amid the pandemic, a couple find themselves stuck in a place thousands of miles from their homeland.

In Good Faith 
by Andrea Yu-Chieh Chung

In a world where industrialized meat production has become the norm, some Muslims strive to maintain a diet that is permitted by God and is more humane.

What She Left
by Michelle Mehrtens

Kathryn is the "well-sibling” in a family torn apart by the death of her older sister Fernanda. In the tropical warmth of Miami, Florida, Kathryn struggles to reconcile her memories of Fernanda.