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2024 Events: 

  • Saturday, Jan. 13, 2024 | Suraj Israni Memorial Lecture featuring award-winning filmmaker Sara Dosa
  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024 | Jonathan Sacks: What Music Brings to the Movies, featuring film composer alumnus
  • Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024 | Entertainment Insiders Roundtable: How to Break into the Business
  • Thursday, March 14, 2024 | 2024 Kyoto Prize Symposium featuring Nalini Malani 
  • Friday, March 15, 2024 | Film Screening of "Water for Life" as part of the San Diego Latino Film Festival
  • Saturday, April 6, 2024 | Film Screening of "RALLY"
  • Friday, April 12, 2024 | Film Screening of "Star Choir"
  • Saturday, April 27, 2024 | Animation Career Panel
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2024 | Co-sponsored Event: From Fukeiron to Revolution + 1: Screening and Talkback event with Masao Adachi (Flyer)
  • Saturday, May 25, 2024 | Fellowship Forum - POSTPONED UNTILL FALL 2024

More details coming soon!

Sara Dosa sitting in a white chair on stage next to Lorena Mostajo

2024 Suraj Israni Memorial Lecture

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Sara Dosa discussed her award-winning documentary, "Fire of Love" during her talk at the 2024 Suraj Israni Memorial Lecture on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2024.

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