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.
Curated by students in Stanford’s Documentary Film Program, the screening features a selection of recent short films by current MFA students and program alumni. A Q & A with the filmmakers will follow the screening. The line-up will include the following short films:
A film by Chris Filippone.
In the informal metal trade, a metal scrapper hunts the streets of Oakland searching for his day’s keep.
Runtime: 5:29 min
A film by Ellie Wen and Barna Szász
An 18-year-old Instagram influencer attempts to reconcile his identity online with his identity in real life.
Runtime: 12:36 min
Hey Little Black Girl
A film by Lyntoria Newton
Being black and girl. Yesterday, today and tomorrow.
Runtime: 12:38 min
A film by Paloma Martinez
A boy uses his camera to explore the meaning of home, community and family.
Runtime: 11:42 min
The Warming Shed
A film by Nathan Reich
A remote cattle ranching family struggles through calving season during the harsh Montana winter.
Runtime: 16:38 min
A film by Elivia Shaw
Amidst a devastating opioid epidemic, a needle exchange and free clinic operates in the shadows of Fresno, California.
Runtime: 16 min
A film by R.J. Lozada
Going the distance with the San Quentin 1000 Mile club.
Runtime: 16:29 min
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