The Visions and Voices Initiative emphasizes USC's commitment to interdisciplinary approaches. Check out the spectacular array of events conceived and organized by faculty and schools throughout the university.
The USC Pacific Asia Museum hosts a collection of over 15,000 objects, spanning more than five thousand years, that include rare examples of art and ethnographic objects from Asia and the Pacific Islands.
The USC School of Cinematic Arts and Alfred P. Sloan Foundation invites you and a guest to a attend a special evening about the 2015 Sloan Science Foundation Grants:
An Evening with Sloan Foundation Short Films and Panel Discussion with Grant Recipients and Sloan Faculty
The event will begin with a screening of the following Sloan Foundation-produced shorts:
Followed by a panel discussion with Thomas G. Miller, Alan Baker, Mark Jonathan Harris, and Sloan Foundation grant recipients Jonathan Noble and L. Warren Thompson.
At the end of the panel discussion, there will be a light dessert reception in the lobby of the George Lucas Building.
Free Admission, open to all, RSVP required.
U.S./Japan-based Eleven Arts, Inc., and its producer/director Ko Mori, True Heart Films and director Tamara Ruppart along with critically acclaimed transnational U.S.-Japan writer Velina Hasu Houston are producing a live-action film about poet Ono no Komachi titled, “Path of Dreams,” with a screenplay written by Houston. Ms. Ruppart, Mr. Mori, and Dr. Houston will discuss their creative project and their inspirations at this event. In addition, they will share poetry written by Komachi read by acclaimed actress Tamlyn Tomita.
Screening! Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha!
November 1, 2014, 8:00 PM
The USC/James Franco feature film, Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha, is screening at Norris Theatre on November 1st @ 8:00PM, followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers.
Outside the Box [Office] and International Film Circuit invite you and a guest to a special preview screening of She's Beautiful When She's Angry.
Written & Directed by Mary Dore
Produced by Mary Dore and Nancy Kennedy
Followed by a Q&A with Mary Dore
Free Admission, Open to the Public
Opens at Landmark's Nuart Theatre in West Los Angeles on Friday, December 12th, 2014
Kathleen Hanna, lead singer of Bikini Kill and Le Tigre, was a reluctant leader but never-shy voice of the 1990s riot grrrl movement. The Punk Singer, a documentary by Sini Anderson, tours twenty years of Hanna’s life and career through archival footage and intimate interviews.
An Evening with Michael Eisner
Former President of Paramount Pictures;
Chairman and CEO The Walt Disney Company for 21 years;
Currently Founder of The Tornante Company
A conversation and Q&A moderated by SCA Associate Dean Larry Auerbach
Free admission, open exclusively to SCA students, faculty, staff and alumni.
Outside the Box [Office] and eOne Entertainment invite you and a guest to a special preview screening of Miss Meadows
Written & Directed by Karen Leigh Hopkins
Produced by Eric Brenner and Rob Carliner
Followed by a Q&A with Katie Holmes
Moderated by SCA Alumnus Timothy Dowling
Free Admission, open to the public
The USC School of Cinematic Arts and Universal Pictures invite you and a guest to a special preview screening of Dumb and Dumber To.
Directed by Peter and Bobby Farrelly
Written by Sean Anders & John Morris and Peter Farrelly & Bobby Farrelly & Bennett Yellin & Mike Cerrone
Based on Characters Created by Peter Farrelly & Bennett Yellin & Bobby Farrelly
Produced by Charles B. Wessler, Bradley Thomas, Bobby Farrelly & Peter Farrelly, Riza Aziz & Joey McFarland
Free Admission RSVPs Required
Open exclusively to USC students, faculty and staff.
Join former South African lawyer Andrew Durbach as she talks about her experiences with apartheid and her involvement in the landmark Upington 25 trial. The award-winning documentary A Common Purpose — based on her book — will be screened.
Outside the Box [Office] and Amplify Releasing invite you and a guest to a special screening of The Zero Theorem
Directed by Terry Gilliam
Written by Pat Rushin
Produced by Nicholas Chartier and Dean Zanuck
Free Admission open to the public
Official Selection: 2013 Venice Film Festival; 2013 San Sebastián Film Festival; 2013 Fantastic Fest.