San Diego Underground Film Festival
Screenings start on October 3rd at 5:00 pm

The San Diego Underground Film Festival is San Diego's premier showcase of experimentation in film, video, audio and emerging timebased forms.

The San Diego Underground Film Festival will feature Michael Trigilio's short film, Growing Up Death Star, starring Michael Trigilio and UC San Diego Visual Arts Lecturer Patricia Stone, MFA Alumna Tara Knight, and UG Alumni Victor Maters, Ren Ebel and Tanner Cook.


Synopsis: A Star Wars super-fan / podcaster is faced with surprise information about a special person from his past. As he confronts his discomfort with mortality, he must also deal with the way nostalgia has taken over his daily life.

Film Shot and Edited by Michael Trigilio
Additional Cinematography by Adriana Feketeova and UG Alum Lawrence Chit.
Music & Sound Design by Michael Trigilio
Written and Directed by Michael Trigilio

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Michael Trigilio

Patricia Stone (aka Trish Stone)

MFA Alumna Tara Knight

Victor Maters

Ren Ebel

Lawrence Chit

Still image from Growing Up Death Star is courtesy of Michael Trigilio and The San Diego CityBeat.

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