Document Type


Publication Date

Spring 3-3-2016

Embargo Period


Event Date

March 1, 2016


MDOCS, Documentary, Storytelling, Event, YouthFX, Film, Screening, Bhawin Suchak


Award Winning Youth FX Program with Bhawin Suchak

Tue March 1:

11:10-12:30pm: Join the conversation in 'Principles of Doc' (Zankel 214)

12:30-1:30pm: Lunch discussion with Director Bhawin Suchak (LI113) - RSVP appreciated,

6-8pm: SCREENING of award-winning shorts (Davis Auditorium)

Albany's own Youth FX film program presents an evening of award-winning short films with a Q & A with the filmmakers after the screening. These powerful short films range from dramatic narratives to insightful documentaries that reveal the hopes, dreams and realities of young people living in the capital region. Written, directed, and produced by local teens, Youth FX films have screened and won awards at some of the biggest film festivals across the country including: San Francisco International Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival and Woodstock Film Festival.

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with Youth FX filmmakers and program directors Bhawin Suchak and Darian Henry.