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Dane Christensen

Dane Christensen

Documentary Film and Video
B.A., Brigham Young University, 2014

About

Dane believes that great stories are not just what we tell, but how we tell them.  After graduating, he will be working on a feature film idea building off of his thesis film about a gay Mormon couple in rural Utah. Dane runs his own business doing freelance drone work and videography for clients across the United States and Europe.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS:

UFVA Carole Fielding Grant, 2017


Faithful

hd video
June, 2017
Video Duration: 16:04


Two women in a rural Utah town navigate two opposing identities––being gay and Mormon.

Awards, Festivals, and Screenings

Tree of Life Award, Affirmation Conference, 2018
UN Women Global Voices Film Festival, San Francisco, 2018
Denver Film Festival, 2018


Sleepless Silicon

hd video
June, 2016
Video Duration: 4 min.
Trailer

Drivers for Silicon Valley’s biggest car sharing company contemplate how they work and live through their smartphones.


Riding Grace

Co-directed by Aria Swarr
hd video
March, 2016
Video Duration: 7 min.
Trailer

Tony Monroe rides his horse every day through the gang-ridden neighborhoods of Fresno in the hope of being a presence for change.

Awards, Festivals, and Screenings

Nominee-Best Mini Doc, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, 2017


Writing on the Walls

16mm black and white film
December, 2015
Video Duration: 3:02 min.
Trailer

A graffiti artist in East Palo Alto explores how his art has impacted himself, others and his community.

 

Events

June 17, 2017

Free and open to the public

Cubberley Auditorium
June 9, 2016

Free and open to the public.

Cubberley Auditorium
March 15, 2016

Free and open to the public.

Cubberley Auditorium
December 8, 2015

Free and open to the public

Cubberley Auditorium

Exhibitions

January 17, 2017 to January 24, 2017
McMurtry Building

Related News

Oct 26 2017
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