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.

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

David Krissman

FOTF 2011 - David Krissman

David Krissman (Production – M.F.A. ’11) was a semifinalist in the 2013 Academy Nicholl Fellowship screenwriting competition for his screenplay Black Site 5. The Nicholl Fellowship, which helps identify and … Read more

Flashback: FOF 2013

fof13 - Flashback: FOF 2013

Hundreds of students, families, friends, faculty and industry professionals came out to Paramount Studios for our 2013 Film Outside the Frame student awards and film festival. Screenwriting alums Kourtney and … Read more

Rewind: A Look Back at FOF 2012

It’s that time of year again. Submissions are now closed for the 2013 Film Outside the Frame student awards and film festival, and the judging process is under way. As … Read more