USC has become a hotbed for rising talents across all aspects of the modern media landscape, most notably alums such as George Lucas, Robert Zemeckis and John Carpenter. This program presents short films from USC grads from the past 20 years who have gone on to reach success in all areas of the entertainment industry. Complimentary popcorn for all ticket buyers!
Double Feature! Director Knut Erik Jensen In Person!
The 5th annual Kickstarter Film Festival presents an expertly curated evening of some of the best short and feature films funded on Kickstarter, starting with the short "Afronauts" about Zambian exiles who launch a space program, and deadpan Vampire mockumentary feature WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS, from the creative team behind HBO’s “Flight of the Conchords.” You must RSVP here to attend this free screening.
Continuing our evening of Kickstarter-funded films are the animated shorts "World of Tomorrow" and “Submarine Sandwich,” leading up to the feature documentary T-REX, centering on a 17-year-old's quest to become the first gold medalist in Olympic women’s boxing. You must RSVP here to attend this free screening.