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Melissa Adelson

Melissa Adelson

Documentary Film and Video

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Open Shot

16mm color film

JUNE, 1998
VIDEO DURATION: 8 MIN.
As Stanford senior Charmin Smith competes for a spot in the American Basketball League, Berkeley alumn Joanne Garvey tells of her basketball days in the '50s.

Awards, Festivals, and Screenings

Big Muddy Film Festival, Stanford Alumni Film Festival 
San Francisco Exploratorium
Stanford Channel

Razing Hope

video

JUNE, 1997
VIDEO DURATION: 13:43 MIN.
Reflecting on the optimistic outlook for public housing in the 1950s, this film poses questions about the hopes placed in the new projects of the late 1990s.

Corner the Market

video

MARCH, 1997
VIDEO DURATION: 6 MIN.
A portrait of a San Francisco corner store where locals are part of the family.

Your Logo Here

16mm black and white film

DECEMBER, 1996
VIDEO DURATION: 6 MIN.

A homeless couple try a new angle on panhandling.