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More than twenty years ago, Jack Larson approached KCET with the idea of creating a student film series that would provide talented students with the opportunity to have their short films aired on television. Larson thought that public television was an excellent platform for providing critical visibility to emerging filmmakers. KCET shared Larson's enthusiasm and together they created, "Fine Cut Festival of Films."

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Don't Panic

Explore the future of filmmaking with short films from Chapman Univ., UCLA, CalArts, USC.
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Different Path

Explore the future of filmmaking with films from USC, American Pavilion, LMU, CalArts.
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Outsider

Explore the future of filmmaking with short films from NYFA, USC, Cal State LB and USC.
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Separated

Dr. Diamond looks to evolution for clues and dives into the origins of human language.
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Come Alive

The Kimberley region in boasts some of the most spectacular wilderness in existence.
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Play

Also on the show: Fly high above the Jersey shore on a plane built for two!
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'Fine Cut' Season Premiere

Roundtable circles Edison-Mitsubishi fight, stadium financing, formidable drug prices.
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Fine Cut Virtual Awards Show

Watch short clips from this year's Fine Cut award winners in this virtual celebration.
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