EMERGING TALENT INGRID PFAU DOCUMENTS HER PERSONAL JOURNEY TO UNDERSTAND A LIFE-ALTERING MEDICAL CONDITION
While completing her MFA Degree at Montana State University, Ingrid Pfau embarked upon a year-long project to explore the medical condition epilepsy, once known as "grand mal" seizures. This brave and fascinating short film includes interviews with scientist and with other sufferers of epilepsy, and personal reflections by Pfau on the relationship between this difficult and unpredictable medical condition and her calling as a filmmaker. This film has won in the Best Student and Emerging Filmmaker Category in the Science Media Awards in Boston, was a finalist in the Directors Guild of America Student Awards, has been reviewed in the prestigious "Science" journal.
We are proud to announce that Seizing the Unrecorded is the Winner of the Gutsy Gal Film Award in the category of a Short Film by a Student/Emerging Talent.