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Lyntoria Newton

Lyntoria Newton

Documentary Film and Video

About

Lyntoria Newton is a second year student in the Documentary Film and Video MFA program here at Stanford.  She holds a B.A. from Hampshire College where she constructed a course of study that included film, media, journalism, and African diasporic studies. She explored her interests in norms of race, gender, sexuality, and Western standards of beauty through her senior thesis films,  A Feast for the Manand Other(ed) Spaces.She co-produced the tour guide, a short film about a London tourguide with aspirations to be an actor and worked on  post-production for Summers with Helen,a feature documentary about photographer Elaine Mayes and her summer vacations with the late street photographer Helen Levitt.  She has produced content for outlets such as The Boston Globe, PBA30,The Atlanta University Center,  Atlanta Public Schools, The University of Michigan and others.


 

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS:

The Breitrose Awards by The Enersen Foundation, 2017

 

Work

Jun 2016
Mar 2016
Dec 2015

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