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MFA in Film Faculty premiering three projects at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival

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Christine Vachon, Magdalene Brandeis, Simone Pero, and Pamela Koffler of the MFA in Film program
Christine Vachon, Magdalene Brandeis, Simone Pero, and Pamela Koffler of the MFA in Film program

Three projects with producer credits for Stony Brook MFA in Film faculty will have their world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival, to be held January 18 to 28, 2018, in Park City, Utah.

The narrative feature Colette and television series This Close, both produced by Killer Films’ Christine Vachon and Pamela Koffler, and The Tale, with For Impact Productions’ Simone Pero as a producer, were all selected for screening at the upcoming festival in Utah.

“Christine Vachon and Simone Pero have been integral to our program’s original vision and continuing growth,” said MFA in Film Program Director Magdalene Brandeis. “Their successes at Sundance reflect our mission to have our students learn from in-the-practice professionals at the height of their game.”

Read the complete press release at the Southampton Arts website.

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