Each week, Stanford Under the Stars: Movie Nights at Frost brings a selection of movies featuring actors who attended Stanford or various Stanford and Northern California filming locations.
View a selection of short documentary films by first year students in the acclaimed MFA in Documentary Film Program at Stanford. A Q & A with filmmakers will immediately follow the screening. The line-up will include the following short films:
Fishbowl (working title)
A film by Drew de Pinto
At the height of the pandemic, a "drag-adjacent" show featuring trans performance artists emerged in the storefront windows of a historic Haight Ashbury hotel. A year later, the artists behind the show fight eviction while organizing to radically transform the future of the building.
Imagine a Body (working title)
A film by Connor Lee O'Keefe
Transmen reflect on taking testosterone.
The Infinite Act (working title)
A film by Alexandra Stergiou
Nine actors in Los Angeles audition for the role of coming out.
A film by Maxwell Mueller
Two older puppeteers cause the filmmaker to investigate his romantic relationship.
Nothing left to do but marvel (working title)
A film by Azza Cohen
Rooted in the director's experience of chronic migraines, the camera explores her world in soft focus.
The Yerba Buena Chess Club (working title)
A film by Kyle Myers-Haugh
A community forms from a mutual adoration of outdoor chess.
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