Sol Zurita

Sol Zurita

Born in Ecuador, Sol has a degree in Social Communication - majoring in Audiovisual. In 2014 she attended to the International Workshop on High Studies "Documentary construction in the audiovisual field" in the EICTV - International School of Film and Television of San Antonio de Los Ba̱os - Cuba. There she made the documentary "Jaque," with partners from Spain, Mexico, Paraguay and Colombia. For Sol, the documentary film is the ability to understand and observe the world without losing the sense of wonder, is look ourselves in the mirror of reality and dive into new worlds. Sol seeks to turn stories of others in part of their own history.

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IDA Spotlight: SocDoc Faculty Tips for New Projects
July 26, 2019

IDA Spotlight: SocDoc Faculty Tips for New Projects

One of our best jobs here at SVA's MFA in Social Documentary Program is advising our graduate students on their film ideas, helping them make their concepts strong. The idea stage can be invigorating, but successful films happen with thoughtful planning. We surveyed our esteemed faculty for suggestions on what filmmakers should consider as they embark on a new project. Read More
Now Streaming: SocDoc Alumni
May 29, 2019

Now Streaming: SocDoc Alumni

A great many SocDoc alumni films are recently streaming into the comfort of your home these days - so we compiled a list to make a TV party easy for you! Check out the work our alumni are making, and tell a friend. Read More
Spring Festivals!
April 04, 2019

Spring Festivals!

Festival season is ramping up and our prolific SocDoc alum are screening at major festivals across North America. Here’s a rundown of where SocDocers and their films are at over the next few months:  Read More
2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship
March 29, 2019

2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship

Graduates of SVA’s MFA Documentary program (Groups 1 through 8) are invited to apply for the second annual SocDoc Summer Editing Fellowship with their documentary features in post-production.

Acknowledging that emerging documenta Read More