Film and Media Studies Guest Speaker Series

Film and Media Studies Guest Speaker Series

The Department of English’s Film and Media Studies Guest Speaker Series brings artists, industry executives, and scholars to ASU for presentations or short residencies throughout the academic year.


The Good DinosaurThursday, Nov. 5, 2015 ::  The Good Dinosaur: Meet the Filmmakers
Featuring members of the Pixar team

3-4:15 p.m.    |   Education Lecture Hall (EDC) 117     |    ASU, Tempe campus

Free of charge and open to the public. 




Kitior Ngu, Rackham Merit Fellow, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (April 1, 2015). Printable flyer: PDF
John T. Caldwell, Filmmaker and Prof., UCLA (February 13, 2015). Printable flyer: PDF
Charles E. Eglee, Producer and Screenwriter, 'The Walking Dead,' 'The Shield,' 'Dexter,' and 'Hemlock Grove' (November 25, 2014).
John Heinsen, CEO, Bunnygraph; VP, New Media, Producers Guild of America (October 21, 2014). Printable flyer: PDF
Marlon Wayans, Actor, Writer and Producer, 'A Haunted House 2' (March 26, 2014). Printable flyer: PDF
Zal Batmanglij, Director/Screenwriter, and Brit Marling, Screenwriter/Actress, 'The East' (April 25, 2013). Printable flyer: PDF
Derek Johnson, Assist. Prof., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (April 18, 2013). Printable Flyer: PDF
Tamara Falicov, Assoc. Prof., Univ. of Kansas (April 8, 2013). Printable Flyer: PDF 
James Mitchell, Assist. Dean & Assoc. Prof., Salve Regina Univ. (February 25, 2013). Printable Flyer: PDF
Jonathan Levine, Director, and Dave Franco, Star, 'Warm Bodies' (January 16, 2013). Printable Flyer: PDF
Kristen Warner, Assist. Prof., Univ. of Alabama (September 25, 2012). Printable Flyer: PDF 
Olivia Thirlby, Actor, 'Dredd 3D' (September 14, 2012). Printable Flyer: PDF 
Dan Harkins, CEO, Harkins Theatres (November 15, 2011). Printable flyer: PDF
John Cho and Kal Penn, Actors, 'A Very Harold and Kumar 3D Christmas' (October 24, 2011). Printable Flyer: PDF
Felicity Jones and Anton Yelchin, Actors, 'Like Crazy' (September 30, 2011). Printable Flyer: PDF
Barney Rosenzweig, Creator, 'Cagney and Lacey' (September 26, 2011)
Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald, Actors, 'Footloose' (September 20, 2011). Printable Flyer: PDF
Robert Chapek, President of Distribution, Walt Disney (April 13, 2011)
Yaniv Fituci, Associate Producer, G4 (April 5, 2011)
Dan Harkins, CEO, Harkins Theatres (April 1, 2011)
Patrick Brogan, Publicist, Allied (March 23, 2011)
Jane Seymour, Actress (February 8, 2011)
Brian Levant, Producer and Director (September 21, 2010)

2010-2011 "Business of Entertainment" series poster  [JPG, 3.5 MB]



For more information about this series, please contact Prof. Kevin Sandler:  

Footloose (2011)Dredd 3D

The East   Sundance Festival award-winning film, "Like Crazy" Warm Bodies

A Haunted House 2