Future lectures


Featured Speaker: Scott Kozen

Lecture Topic: Trailers

Film: tba; (suggestions from LaaF members) Fight Club... or something with wrestling or lots of male violence and perhaps a hint of male nudity.... like 300. 

Date: Sunday, July 31, 2011

Location: Lisa Liu's macabre condo


Featured Speaker: Sung-Mo Cho, up and coming Canadian-Korean acting sensation, http://www.chosungmo.com

Lecture Topic: Canadian Dominance in American Cinema

Film: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)

Featured Speaker: Jonathan Huang

Lecture Topic: Baz Luhrmann, A Pioneer for the Modern Musical

Film: Romeo + Juliet (1996)

Featured Speaker: Chris Lum

Lecture Topic: How Snow White changed the world of filmmaking and animation; a companion piece to Daniel Khim's LaaF12, "2D or not 2D"

Film: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)

Featured Speaker: Lisa Liu & Matt Nakamura (first ever joint lecture!)

Lecture Topic: Women's/Men's Fashion & Film

Featured Speaker: Lisa Liu

Lecture Topic: Erikson's Theory of Psycho-social Development OR All about Alzheimers

Film: Parenthood (1989)

Featured Speaker: Jezreel Leung

Lecture Topic & Film:

- Sans Swords and Samurai: Ikiru's Singularity in Akira Kurosawa's Oeuvre and the film Ikiru (1952)

- The End of an Era: The Romanticization of the Gunfighter and the film Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) or The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Featured Speaker: David Kitani

Lecture Topic & Film:

- A Christian View on Revenge? and the film Lady Vengeance (2005)

- The Homage to the Action Film as a Metaphor for Man and the film Kill Bill 2 (2004)

- The Family Unit or the Rebellion Against the Celebration of Mediocrity and the film The Incredibles (2004)

- Two Takes on Reaching Out to the Lost and the film The Mission (1986)

- The Allegory of Christ and the film The Green Mile (1999)