CFI-LA’s FEED YOUR BRAIN Lecture Series
The Supernatural and the Movies
11:00 AM, Sunday, May 18, 2008
How did the horror genre in movies arise and become so popular?
Plotting its emergence first in literature, and later in movies, David Richards traces the development of cinema as a successful outlet for horror material, discusses the transition from rational to supernatural antagonists, and evaluates the impact of horror and the supernatural on society.
After Richards presents an overview with movie clips, a panel discussion with special guests having expertise in the genre will follow.
David Richards, who works for a manufacturer of equipment for the film exhibition industry , is a member of the Independent Investigations Group of the Center and the coordinator of CFI’s Orange County Community.
WHEN: 11:00 a.m., Sunday, May 18, 2008.
The Center for Inquiry-Los Angeles
4773 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90027
Call (323) 666-9797 for more information.