City College Student Featured at BAM’s Annual Film Short Shorts

CITY COLLEGE–The Brooklyn Academy of Music’s film division, BAMcinématek, holds a yearly showcase called Film School Shorts, which celebrates the premier work of select student filmmakers. This year, City College student Fernanda Parrado’s Metamorphosis was chosen to be showcased at the premiere on September 25th. A Brazilian filmmaker, Parrado’s inspiration for the film stemmed from her grandfather’s immigration to Brazil and her subsequent decision to immigrate to the United States. In Metamorphosis, she explores themes of movement, identity, belonging and self-determination.