The annual CalArts School of Film/Video Showcase screens a juried selection of films created by students in the School of Film and Video. The showcase begins with the Film Directing Program and Program in Film and Video Long Form Screening on Tuesday evening (April 30) at REDCAT.
The films showing at the Long Form Screening are:
- Tanti’s Winter Vacation by Penda Diakite (BFA 14)
The film follows 5-year-old Tanti Ballo and her friends as they finish school in Boulkassoumbougou, a suburb of Bamako, Mali, and look forward to their winter break.
- Anatomy of Melancholy by Rasika Ruwanpathirana (Advanced Certificate 13)
Ruwanpathirana presents a work that captures the attraction and distraction of a young couple in the contemporary world.
- Where Ya At by Kwesi Johnson (MFA 13)
This is a coming-of-age film about a meeting of Konold, a rapper searching for himself, and Paul, a Kenyan lover of hip hop.
Also screening is Arc by Spencer Holden (BFA 13).
We posted a trailer for Anatomy of Melancholy, above (NSFW). Below are stills from the featured productions.