On the last day of summer camp, a teenage girl with cerebral palsy confronts institutional obstacles in addition to the regular challenges of young love in order to connect with her hot counselor crush. Will she woo him before the summer ends?
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 Newman, 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.
LGBTQ stories don't often find a place on mainstream screens, but these emerging filmmakers are working to change that. Celebrate Pride Month and support LGBTQ storytelling with these compelling short films from new indie talent.
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.