Town & Gown's Virtual Lunch at the Forum
Stephen Galloway, Dean of Dodge College of Film and Media Arts
The Movies, the Moguls and Me: Bringing Hollywood to Orange County
A hundred years ago, a handful of tycoons traveled west and built one of the greatest businesses the world has ever known: Hollywood. They didn’t just exemplify the American dream — they defined it. And they kept defining and re-defining it in thousands of Golden Age pictures that taught us how to feel and what to think. Now the world they created is in collapse as the “studio system” goes through its biggest upheaval since the invention of television.
Dean Galloway will discuss what they built, how it’s changing — and why that’s an opportunity for Chapman University and the future of Dodge College.
For more information on the entire 2020-2021 series visit: chapman.edu/tglatf