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10 Things I Hate About You

Screening of a film based on Taming of the Shrew set in modern day high school, followed by a Q&A session with the screenwriting duo Kirsten Smith and Karen McCullah Lutz.

When: Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Pollock Theater, UCSB, CA

Cost: $5

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Film Screening

Description:

Ten Things I Hate About You is Taming of the Shrew set in a modern day high school. We encourage you all to come in your best Shakespearean outfits (no swords, medieval maces or other weapons) for our Taming of the Shrew fashion show contest.

Kirsten Smith & Karen McCullah Lutz, Screenwriters

Kirsten and Karen are the most successful women’s screenwriting team of all time. They are the pens that launched a thousand acting careers. Their other films include Legally Blonde, She’s the Man, The House Bunny, The Ugly Truth, and Ella Enchanted. Heath Ledger, Reese Witherspoon, Joseph-Gordon Levitt, Anne Hathaway, and Emma Stone all had their breakout roles at the hands of this screenwriting duo.

The Script to Screen series examines screenwriting and how the screenplay is translated into film. In the series, guest writers reveal their creative storytelling process, actors discuss how they breathe life into the scripted characters, and directors explore the transformation of a script into a visual story for the screen.

Phone: 805-893-4637

Event posted Nov. 20, 2012
Last updated Nov. 20, 2012

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