Hammer Down for "Bazooka"

May 22, 2009 by | News

From "The Hollywood Reporter" By Borys Kit Michael Eisner and his Tornante Co. have tapped newcomer Mark Hammer to pen a feature adaptation of "Bazooka Joe," the comic strip that comes with Bazooka bubble gum. Hammer, who this weekend is attending the graduation ceremony at Orange County's Chapman University, where he studied film, wrota a


Anil Kapoor Premieres ‘Gandhi, My Father’ in U.S.

May 4, 2009 by | News

By PARIMAL M. ROHIT   indiawest.com May 04, 2009 01:54:00 PM   ORANGE, Calif. – Capitalizing on his newfound fame in Hollywood, Bollywood star Anil Kapoor arrived here at the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts of Chapman University April 24 to introduce American audiences to a slice of Indian pride and cinema as nearly


Zip Your Mouth and Learn From Others: Anil Kapoor

April 30, 2009 by | News

BY AVNEET SINGH ORANGE, CA – If there were one word to describe Anil Kapoor, it would be as simple as – mellow. He was available to meet his fans at Chapman University on April 24 where the film he produced, ‘Gandhi My Father’ was screened.  A resilient film star, he has been around the


An Evening with Anil Kapoor

April 16, 2009 by | News

From Bollywood to Hollywood: A SCREENING OF KAPOOR’S GANDHI, MY FATHER WITH DISCUSSION OF INDIAN CINEMA The Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University hosts an evening with actor and producer Anil Kapoor in the Folino Theater at Marion Knott Studios of Dodge College on April 24 at 6:30 PM. Coinciding with


'Twilight' director speaking at Chapman

April 9, 2009 by | News

By Diana McCabe Here’s your chance to find out how she did it and what it was really like to make a movie about vampires! Catherine Hardwicke — director of the wildly popular “Twilight” movie — based on the best-selling series by Stephenie Meyer – is one of six women directors who will speak to the public for free about


Women in Focus confab sets sessions

April 8, 2009 by | News

Half a dozen of Hollywood's most notable female directors will convene at Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University's ninth annual Women in Focus conference April 17. Martha Coolidge ("Valley Girl"), Catherine Hardwicke ("Twilight"), Jocelyn Moorhouse ("A Thousand Acres"), Kimberly Peirce ("Stop-Loss"), Sanaa Hamri ("Something New") and Penelope Spheeris ("Wayne's World") will


Women in Focus Conference

March 24, 2009 by | News

The Ninth Annual Conference to Feature Six Distinguished Women Directors Sharing their Experiences in Hollywood The Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University proudly presents the Ninth Annual Women in Focus Conference on Friday, April 17, 2009, in the Paul and Daranne Folino Theater in Marion Knott Studios at the University. The


Student Shorts Accepted into Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival

January 30, 2009 by | News

Two Chapman Shorts Account for Half of the Films Accepted from the United States. Films from two of Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts students will be showcased at the 2009 Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival in Clermont-Ferrand, France. Rick Curnutt’s Free Lunch and Kevin Acevedo’s The Last Page were accepted into the


Dodge College Presents the World Premiere of the Documentary Giant Steps

November 17, 2008 by | News

Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts proudly presents the world premiere of Giant Steps, a documentary about how dance is changing the lives of at-risk kids in Cambodia, on Monday, November 24 at 7PM in the Folino Theatre. Completed in conjunction with Chapman University School of Law and Chapman’s Wilkinson College of


Mom, friend help 'Sparrows' fly after filmmaker's death

November 10, 2008 by | News

By Jean Bonchak JBonchak@News-Herald.com In the film "The Lost Sparrows of Roodepoort," David Ponce runs beside a little boy afflicted with AIDS. "Can you see me?" the boy asks. "Yes, I can see you," Ponce responds. This exchange of words symbolizes in simple yet profound fashion the very reason that Ponce, a young man studying filmmaking

Log In
Open Main Menu