Alternative Projections: A Symposium and Film Festival


Friday November 12, 2010

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm       Exhibit in the School of Cinematic Arts Gallery 

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm       Opening Reception

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm       Screening: Films to complement panel presentations

Saturday November 13, 2010

12:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Exhibit in the School of Cinematic Arts Gallery

8:30 am - 9:30 am       Coffee in the main lobby

9:30 am - 12:00 pm     Panel 1:  Shopper's Market: Exhibition, Distribution and Canonization

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm     Lunch: Mobile Trucks in the Courtyard

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm       Panel 2: Subcultures Scene and Seen

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm       Panel 3: Blurred Boundaries: Outsider/Insider Filmmaking & Group Identities

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm       Dinner (buffet-style) in the main lobby

8:00 pm                       Special Event: Presentation from Single Wing Turquoise Bird, followed by a Q&A

Sunday November 14, 2010

11:00 am - 7:00 pm      Exhibit in the School of Cinematic Arts Gallery

11:00 am - 11:30 am    Coffee in the main lobby

11:30 am - 2:00 pm      Panel 4: High Concepts: Cross Sections of Art and Film 

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm        Lunch (buffet-style) in the main lobby

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm        Screening: Films from the Los Angeles Independent Film Oasis

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm        Special Event: Filmmaker Panel with members of LA Independent Film Oasis


The USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex is located at 900 W. 34th St., Los Angeles, CA 90007. The SCA Complex includes two adjacent buildings, with the George Lucas Building on the East side of the SCA Courtyard and the Steven Spielberg Building on the West side. The SCA Gallery is located in the lobby of the Steven Spielberg Building. The Ray Stark Family Theatre is located in the lobby of the George Lucas Building. The Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre is located several buildings away from the SCA Complex at 3507 Trousdale Pkwy. Directional signage will be present at the event to help direct you.

Parking passes may be purchased for $8.00 at USC Entrance Gate #5, located at the intersection of W. Jefferson Blvd. & McClintock Avenue. We recommend parking in outdoor Lot M or V, or Parking Structure D, at the far end of 34th Street. Please note that Parking Structure D cannot accommodate tall vehicles such as SUVs. Metered street parking is also available along Jefferson Blvd. Street parking is free on Sundays.

For a map of the USC University Park Campus, click here.


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