2016 FOF Winners

Winners of the 12th Film Outside the Frame were announced at this year’s awards show and film festival at the Director’s Guild of America on October 2, 2016. LMU alumnus and creator of … Read more

Solomon Onita Jr.’s “JOY” Airing on HBO

Solomon Onita Jr. (PROD – M.F.A. ’16) has worked diligently to bring often unseen stories to the screen. His award-winning short film, JOY, about a Nigerian woman living in America who struggles to convince her traditionalist husband not to circumcise their ten-year-old daughter, will air on HBO beginning next week for Black History Month.

FOF 2015 Highlights

Take a look back at the 2015 Film Outside the Frame Awards held at Paramount Pictures on Saturday, September 26. This year saw plenty of highlights – we introduced a … Read more

Producer Effie Brown Receives Distinguished Alumni Award at FOF 2015

Award-winning film and television producer Effie Brown will be honored at the 11th annual FOF student awards and film festival at Paramount Pictures. She has produced 17 feature films including Real Women Have Curves and But I’m a Cheerleader, has taught producing courses at the film school, and sits on the board of Film Independent.

2015 Film Outside the Frame Nominations

After a summer of anticipation, the 2015 Film Outside the Frame nominees are finally in! From westerns to comedies to everything in between, students have once again shown their talent … Read more

A Magic Moment in Berlin

Christopher Helkey (Production – B.A. ’15) is having a great senior year. His film, The Magic Moment, won a best documentary prize at the 2014 Film Outside the Frame awards, … Read more

2014 FOF Nominations

With the largest submission of films and scripts to date, and a summer of three intense rounds of jury voting, we are delighted to announce the nominees for SFTV’s 10th … Read more