Lynn Shelton's new feature film Outside In

"Shelton and Duplass lend every significant character a sense of uncontrived evolution, leading to a finale that is stirring precisely for being so tentative and reserved." - Dennis Harvey, critic at Variety


Outside In is a 2017 American drama film, directed by Lynn Shelton (1995 MFA Photo, Video and Related Media graduate), from a screenplay by Shelton and Jay Duplass. It stars Jay Duplass, Edie Falco, Kaitlyn Dever, and Ben Schwartz. The film had its world premiere at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival and is scheduled to be released ins select theaters on March 30, 2018, by The Orchard. Outside In tells the story of an ex-con adjusting to modern life forms an intense bond with his former teacher, who herself is struggling to connect with her daughter.

In colloboration with the SVA Filmmaker's Dialogue, SVA will hosting a screening and q-&-a with Lynn Shelton on Tuesday March 27th at 6:15pm. The event is free for students with an SVA ID. For more information, please click here.