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.
This month, Pew Fellow and alum Lisa Marie Patzer's work will be on display as part of Da Vinci Art Alliance's Da Vinci Fest.
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!