An Evening with Ed Catmull and CREATIVITY, INC.

April 16, 2014, 7:00 P.M.

The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building, USC School of Cinematic Arts, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007


The USC School of Cinematic Arts
invites you and a guest to attend a special book presentation

Creativity, Inc. with Author Ed Catmull
In conversation with Andrew Millstein, Executive Vice President of Disney Animation

 

7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108
USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex
900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007


Skylight Books will have copies of Creativity, Inc. for sale at the theater.

FREE ADMISSION. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. RSVPs REQUIRED.

About Ed Catmull, Co-Founder and President of Pixar Animation Studios

Ed Catmull is co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios and president of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios. He has been honored with five Academy Awards, including the Gordon E. Sawyer Award for lifetime achievement in the field of computer graphics. He received his Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Utah. He lives in San Francisco with his wife and children.

About the Moderator

ANDREW MILLSTEIN, Executive Vice President of Disney Animation

As Executive Vice President of Disney Animation, Andrew Millstein oversees all business operations and production for the Walt Disney Animation Studios and Disneytoon Studios. He has been part of the team responsible for revitalizing Disney's feature animation divisions with such recent theatrical hits as the Golden Globe-winning Frozen, which has broken Disney Animation box office records around the globe, Wreck-It Ralph, Tangled, and The Princess and the Frog, and the Disneytoon film franchises, Fairies and Planes.

Millstein joined The Walt Disney Studios in May 1997 as a Production Executive in the Motion Pictures Group. He was promoted to General Manager of Dreamquest Images and The Secret Lab, Walt Disney Animation Studio’s digital division that produced the special effects for such films as 101 Dalmatians, Reign of Fire, Snow Dogs, Kangaroo Jack.

Prior to joining Disney, Millstein served as head of production for Digital Domain, and Executive Producer at Image G.

A native of Philadelphia, Millstein received a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology from Haverford College, and was a Master’s candidate in Cinema and Anthropology at USC. He currently holds memberships in both ASIFA and the Visual Effects Society, and is a trustee for the Colburn School.

Millstein currently resides in Alta Dena, California with his wife and son.

Check-In & Reservations

This event is free of charge and open to the public. Please bring a valid photo ID or print out of your reservation confirmation, which will automatically be sent to your e-mail account upon successfully making an RSVP through this website. Doors will open at 6:30 P.M.

All SCA screenings are OVERBOOKED to ensure seating capacity in the theater, therefore seating is not guaranteed based on RSVPs. The RSVP list will be checked in on a first-come, first-served basis until the theater is full. Once the theater has reached capacity, we will no longer be able to admit guests, regardless of RSVP status.

Parking

The USC School of Cinematic Arts is located at 900 W. 34th St., Los Angeles, CA 90007. Parking passes may be purchased for $10.00 at USC Entrance Gate #5, located at the intersection of W. Jefferson Blvd. & McClintock Avenue. We recommend parking in Lot M at 34th & Watt Way, or Parking Structure D, at the far end of 34th Street. Metered street parking is also available along Jefferson Blvd.

Contact Information

Name: Alessandro Ago
Email: aago@cinema.usc.edu