A panel discussion on the interactive relationship between the film industry and Chinese culture. The thought-provoking conversation will broach the implications of Chinese politics, consumerism and the global influence reflected through films in a country that has quickly become one of the most powerful economies in the world.
Scarlet Cheng (Moderator), film journalist and educator
Li Yu, film director (DOUBLE XPOSURE)
Janet Yang, film producer
Yan Yunxiang, UCLA Department of Anthropology and Director of UCLA’s Center for Chinese Studies
Sean Metzger, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
This program is presented by the UCLA Anderson Center for Global Management, UCLA Center for Chinese Studies and UCLA Film & Television Archive.
Admission to this discussion is free.
UCLA's Billy Wilder Theater
Courtyard Level, Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Boulevard (at the intersection of Wilshire and Westwood Boulevards)
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Parking: Museum parking lot; enter from Westwood Blvd, just north of Wilshire. $3 flat rate after 6:00 pm on Mondays-Fridays and all day on weekends.
Information: www.cinema.ucla.edu, 310.206.8013
UCLA's Billy Wilder Theater, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024