Paxton Farrar

Writer/Director Paxton Farrar attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts for Film and Television. His short script "Starry Night" was awarded the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Production Grant in 2013. The film has gone on to win awards at multiple festivals, including the RAW Science Film Festival and the Seattle Shorts International Film Festival. His career focus is making films that increase public understanding and admiration of science and its ability to illuminate the universe around us.