Penn Film and Media Pioneers - Geoffrey Gilmore

Friday, October 21, 2005 - 4:00pm

 

Penn Film and Media Pioneers

9:00 - 9:30 am
Opening Remarks
Rebecca Bushnell, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Timothy Corrigan, Director, Cinema Studies Program

9:30 - 11:00 am
Pioneers
Moderator: Peter Decherney, Penn Cinema Studies
Katherine Sender, Penn Communication, on Eadweard Muybridge and non-fiction film at Penn
Michael Chaiken, International House, on Amos Vogel
Douglas Gomery, U of Maryland Media Studies, on William Paley and CBS

11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Film Studies Students
Moderator: Timothy Corrigan, Penn Cinema Studies
Cristina Alberto, Penn senior
Margaret Hennefeld, Penn senior
Michael Highland, Penn junior
Michael Kleinman, Penn senior
Emily Ritzmann, Penn senior

1:45 - 3:15 pm
Current Film and Media Research
Moderator: Karen Beckman, Penn Cinema Studies
Peter Decherney, Penn Cinema Studies, on copyright history
Paul Messaris, Penn Communications, on Grad-School B-Movie
C. Edwin Baker, Penn Law School, on media ownership

3:30 - 5:15 pm
New Pioneers
Moderator: Warren Lieberfarb, Chairman, Lieberfarb & Associates
Douglas Belgrad, President of Production, Columbia Pictures
Geoffrey Gilmore, Director, Sundance Film Festival
Duncan Kenworthy, Managing Director, DNA Films Ltd. and Toledo Pictures

Reception to follow
 

Cinema Studies Program
209A Fisher-Bennett Hall ⋅ 3340 Walnut Street ⋅ Philadelphia, PA 19104 ⋅ (215) 898-8782