We were so excited to sit down with Halo Rossetti to discuss their new film PONY, their life as a queer filmmaker, their new pilot Aloft, and their recent success being named as a Writers Discovery Fellow.
"...I always try to create from a place of love" - Cameron Clay (TFM '21)
Hooray for Cameron Clay! The just graduated Clay (FMA '21) is going to be going to Columbia Film Grad School next year with a full scholarship!
FMA '20 alum Hansen Bursic's Thesis Film is a Halloween movie centering on the scary times that come with coming-of-age, rather than ghosts or goblins. Halloween 1987 is based on a true story of Jenny Jae Cory and a the Halloween night where what started as a costume gave her a new found confidence in her trans identity. The film won The Freese Film Foundation's 2020 Best writing/Directing and Editing Award.
FMA '20 alum Jessica Milner shares what she learned from the experience of directing a short film and studying in LA through Temple's Study Away program in the interview below!