Hollywood Lecture Series

Update, 2/16/2010:

The lectures will now be from 4 until 5:30 each day & will be in ten Hoor.  Wednesday will be in room 30 Ten Hoor and Thursday will be in room 125 ten Hoor.

Original announcement:

We are kicking off the “Hollywood Series,” a professional entertainment lecture series, this month.

Eve Light Honthaner and Daniel Wheatcroft will be on campus Wednesday, February 24 and Thursday, February 25.  The lectures are scheduled for 5:00-6:30 each day in Reese Phifer Hall, room 180.

On Wednesday, the topic will be Careers in the Industry, with a focus on production management and producing.  This will help kick off our new production management sequence.

Thursday, they will talk about “Breaking & Entering,” or how to survive in the Entertainment Industry.

Eve is the author of “The Complete Film Production Handbook” as well as “Hollywood Drive.”  Her credits include “Titanic,” “Just Married,” and “Tropic Thunder” among many others.  Her work can be found on imdb.com.

Daniel has worked for several major studios, and currently runs his own production company.  His credits include “Schindler’s List,” “Jurassic Park,” “Field of Dreams,” “Do the Right Thing” and many more.  His website is shoottothrillproductions.com.