Sneak Preview: Contemporary Films and Filmmakers

FILM TV 804.2

Go to exclusive secret screenings for new films before they are released with A-list guests, moderators, and filmmakers, followed by engaging Q&As with remarkable insight into the making of each film.

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What you can learn.

  • Gain access to private screenings of international and domestic films
  • Witness insightful discussions between A-list filmmakers/cast and perceptive moderators
  • Obtain a greater understanding of filmmaking from revered and successful filmmakers

About this course:

Join us for an exclusive preview of new movies before their public release. Enjoy provocative commentary and in-depth discussions with invited guests after each screening. Guests include some of the most prestigious actors, filmmakers, and executives in the industry. Our moderators, who are international film festival correspondents and award season prognosticators, lead engaging Q&As that give you an insider's perspective of the making of each film.

Fall 2019 Sneak Preview screenings included:

Dolemite Is My Name
Guest Speakers: Screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski

Honey Boy
Guest Speaker: Director Alma Har'el

Ford v Ferrari
Guest Speaker: Director James Mangold

A Hidden Life
Guest Speaker: Actor Valerie Pachner

Marriage Story
Guest Speaker: Director Noah Baumbach

The Two Popes
Guest Speaker: Director Fernando Meirelles

Little Women
Guest Speaker: Producer Amy Pascal

Les Misérables (2019)
Guest Speaker: Director Ladj Ly

Just Mercy
Guest Speakers: Producers Asher Goldstein and Niija Kuykendall, and actor Karan Kendrick

Clemency
Guest Speaker: Actor Alfre Woodard

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Beverly Hills
Instructor: Pete Hammond
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Fee:
$299.00
1 day left. Enroll by Jan 29, 2020
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Notes

The University is not responsible for lost or stolen quarterly film passes; there is a $50 charge per replacement pass.

Due to film piracy concerns, no cameras or recording devices are allowed inside the theater. Participants are subject to a security check, promotional photography, and audio and video recording.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 22, 2020
Schedule
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Lecture
Wed Jan 29, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Feb 5, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Feb 12, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Feb 19, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Feb 26, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Mar 4, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Mar 11, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Mar 18, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Mar 25, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium
Lecture
Wed Apr 1, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Beverly Hills
Writers Guild Theater Auditorium

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