Being the new kid in school isn't easy, but being the new kid at a school in a new country is really tough. After being bullied by his classmates for being biracial, a boy begins to question his own identity in 'Born With It'.
Film School Shorts is made possible by a grant from Maurice Kanbar, celebrating the vitality and power of the moving image, and by the members of KQED. Film School Shorts is a production of KQED.
All of your favorite directors started small. Check out this Film School Shorts playlist of student directors who went on to big things and get inspired.
Featuring student work from Sarah Gertrude Shapiro, Emily Carmichael, Destin Daniel Cretton, Christina Choe, Ana-Lily Amirpour, Sarah-Violet Bliss, Rachel Israel, Henry Chaisson, Mike Makowsky, Mark Raso, Olivia Munn, and Luke Jaden.
Keep an eye out for the acting talents of Lakeith Stanfield, Breeda Wool, Anna Camp, Frances Conroy, Brad Leland, Dale Raoul, Michael Hogan, & others.
Celebrate female contributions behind the camera with this playlist of shorts by women. Includes early work by Sarah Gertrude Shapiro ('UnReal'), Kirsten Lepore ('Hi Stranger'), Sarah Violet-Bliss ('Search Party'), and more.