Art Nomura: A Legacy of Inclusion

Professor Art Nomura is retiring from the University. As the first minority hire at the School of Film and Television, Nomura has been a steadfast champion for diversity at LMU. … Read more

Scott Gairdner

Comedy Central has ordered 10 episodes of the animated cop comedy series Moonbeam City, created and executive produced by production alum Scott Gairdner (’07). Moonbeam City is billed as an … Read more

Steal That Dance

by Karol Hoeffner “The problem with you kids, is that you watch too many movies,” screamed my mentor, John Fletcher, British cinematographer and documentary filmmaker. It struck me as an … Read more

Karol Hoeffner Takes On The Stage

Clinical Assistant Professor of Screenwriting, Karol Hoeffner, is adding playwright to her already impressive list of novel, screen and television credits. She recently penned the book to an original children’s … Read more

Francis Lawrence

LMU alumni Francis Lawrence, known for such films as I Am Legend and Water for Elephants, certainly has much to celebrate this holiday season. His most recent endeavor, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire claimed … Read more

Magic is in the Chair

At St. Declan’s School in Dublin, Ireland, children can often be found sitting in the Magic Chair – a place where they go when they want solitude, understanding and support. … Read more

PGA to Honor Alumna Barbara Broccoli

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The Producers Guild of America (PGA) have announced that they will honor alumna Barbara Broccoli and her brother/partner Michael G. Wilson – producers of the James Bond franchise – with … Read more

Flashback: FOF 2013

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Hundreds of students, families, friends, faculty and industry professionals came out to Paramount Studios for our 2013 Film Outside the Frame student awards and film festival. Screenwriting alums Kourtney and … Read more