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18 May 2017

Meet The Director: Jeff Baena

The Film Appreciation Society Presents: “Meet the Director” with Special Guest Writer/Director Jeff Baena When: Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:00 PM Where: 6363 Sunset Blvd. Hollywood CA, 90028, B1 Main Theater Have you ever wanted to get a group of actors together and shoot a movie with no script?

26 Apr 2017

Screening of Heat & Q&A with Michael Mann

Check out a free screening of Heat! Fox Home Entertainment is releasing a Director’s Definitive Edition DVD that is coming out May 9, 2017 of Michael Mann’s crime masterpiece HEAT, starring Al Pacino and Robert De Niro. In honor of this special DVD edition release, FHE is holding a special

08 Mar 2017

Moana Animation Supervisor Malcon Pierce Inspires

Malcon Pierce helped bring to life the brilliant characters in Moana Moana has been a tremendous hit for both Walt Disney Animation Studios and audiences worldwide. Animation Supervisor Malcon Pierce stopped by to share a presentation with students detailing the work that went on to create the vibrant world of

16 Feb 2017

We Are Screening Lion Tonight!

You are invited to a free screening of Lion, followed by a Q&A with Oscar-Nominated writer Luke Davies! NOTE: All seating is first come first serve. The Los Angeles Film School and Jeff Goldsmith Present: A Screening of “Lion” followed by a Q&A with Oscar-nominated and BAFTA-winning screenwriter Luke Davies

07 Feb 2017

10th Annual Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters Panel

A night of brilliance, humor and inspiration On Monday, February 6th, we co-hosted the 10th Annual Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters panel with Jeff Goldsmith, the producer of The Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith. In 2017, our guests included Allison Schroeder (Hidden Figures), Mike Mills (20th Century Women), Tarell Alvin McCraney and Barry Jenkins

04 Aug 2016

Shrek Director Vicky Jenson Shares Advice

“Stay Hungry” and Other Advice from Vicky Jenson The director of Shrek talks about animation, directing, film festivals and her career in the Biz Vicky Jenson started her career painting backgrounds for Hanna Barbara cartoons. She worked her way into storyboarding on shows like He-Man, She-Ra, The Real Ghostbusters, and