Southeast Asian Cinemas Research Network Los Angeles Symposium

Discussion panels and film screenings related to Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Friday, April 28, 2017
Time to be announced
Darren Star Screening Room
1422 Melnitz Hall
UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Friday, April 28: 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, April 29: 10:30 am - 6:15 pm

Speakers include: Jasmine Nadua Trice (UCLA), Gaik Cheng Khoo (University of Nottingham, Malaysia), Fatimah Tobing Rony (University of California, Irvine), Sudarat Musikawong (Siena College), Thong Win (University of California, Santa Barbara), Brian Bernards (University of Southern California), Mariam Lam (University of California, Riverside), Panivong Norindr (University of Southern California), Bliss Cua Lim (University of California, Irvine), Chalida Uabumrungjit (Thai Film Archive, Salaya, Thailand), Arnika Fuhrmann (Cornell University), Cheng-Sim Lim (Film programmer and curator), Peter Bloom (University of California, Santa Barbara) and filmmakers Marie Jamora, Nia Dinata, Shireen Seno, Anocha Suwichakornpong, and Nguyen Trinh Thi.

Films include: Bujang Lapok [Unwanted Bachelor] (dir. P. Ramlee, prod. Shaw Brothers 1957), Flip the Record (Marie Jamora, Philippines/USA, 2016), Kebaya Bride (Nia Dinata, Indonesia, 2015), Shotgun Tuding (Shireen Seno, Philippines, 2014), Jai (Anocha Suwichakornpong, Thailand, 2008), and Eleven Men (Nguyen Trinh Thi, Vietnam, 2016).

Parking available in Lot 3.

Cost : Free and open to the public.

Sponsor(s): Center for Southeast Asian Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television