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? :vampire:
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. :bug:
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 :coolsmile: , 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.