THE LOYOLA PROJECT
February 2, 2022, 7:00 p.M.
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Outside the Box [Office] and Northwestern Mutual invite you to attend
A Special In-Person Screening of
THE LOYOLA PROJECT
Directed by Patrick Creadon
Produced by Christine O'Malley
Followed by a Q&A with Patrick Creadon and SCA Professor Doug Blush
7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108
George Lucas Building, School of Cinematic Arts Complex
900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
FREE ADMISSION. OPEN TO ALL USC STUDENTS, FACULTY, STAFF,
ALUMNI, AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
ALL GUESTS MUST COMPLETE A TROJAN CHECK CAMPUS DAY PASS ONLINE IN ORDER TO ENTER CAMPUS AND BE ADMITTED INTO THE THEATER -- MORE DETAILS BELOW.
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This event is sponsored by the 63 for 63 Screening Series, presented by Northwestern Mutual.
About The Loyola Project
In 1963, at the height of the civil rights movement, the Loyola Ramblers of Chicago broke racial barriers and changed college basketball forever. Now, nearly 60 years later, this legendary team is reexamined by Loyola basketball player and co-captain, Lucas Williamson. Lucas is also a Northwestern Mutual Intern.
Woven together with archival footage and modern day interviews, this captivating story continues to provide inspiration in the fight for equality.
About the Guests
PATRICK CREADON (Director)
Hailing from the windy streets of Chicago, and a proud University of Notre Dame alumn, Pat came west where he received a Master’s Degree in Cinematography from the American Film Institute. There, he partnered with Christine O’Malley, and thus, O’Malley Creadon Productions was born! Though his career began as a camera operator at PBS, his aspirations were set much higher and his directorial debut, Wordplay (2006), was the breakout hit at the Sundance Film Festival that year. He’s gone on to direct numerous other feature documentary projects, commercials, television and has sat on panels and juries for various film festivals around the country.
DOUG BLUSH (Consulting Editor, SCA Professor)
Doug Blush is an award-winning director, producer, editor, writer and cinematographer whose work includes over 140 feature and television projects, and is a member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) as well as the American Cinema Editors (ACE).
His recent credits include, as consulting editor and co-producer, the 2019 Academy Award winning PERIOD. END OF SENTENCE, the 2018 Academy Award winning ICARUS, and, as supervising editor, the 2013 Oscar-winning 20 FEET FROM STARDOM, for which he also received the ACE Eddie Award for Best Documentary Editing. He was Co-Editor and Associate Producer of Kirby Dick’s THE HUNTING GROUND in 2014, and the Oscar nominated and Emmy winning THE INVISIBLE WAR in 2012. Other major recent films include MR. SOUL! (IDA Award Winner, 2018), JIM: THE JAMES FOLEY STORY (HBO Emmy winner, 2017), THE MUSIC OF STRANGERS (HBO Best Editing Emmy nominee, 2018) CHASING CORAL (Netflix Emmy Winner, 2018), THE MARS GENERATION (Netflix, also as executive producer), ON HER SHOULDERS and DARK MONEY (both Oscar Shortlisted for 2019) and KING IN THE WILDERNESS (HBO), and earlier editorial and producing work including the popular documentaries WORDPLAY, FREAKONOMICS, OUTRAGE, THESE AMAZING SHADOWS, RICH HILL and SUPERHEROES.
Doug is the producer, cinematographer and supervising editor of THE S WORD, a new award-winning film on suicide survivors turned activists directed by his wife Lisa Klein, now playing across the US and Canada. His earlier film OF TWO MINDS, co-directed with Lisa, is an intimate look at three remarkable people living with bipolar disorder, and is winner of both the 2013 EIC Prism and SAHMSA Voice Awards for excellence in films on mental health issues. The film was a popular documentary on Netflix and at national film festivals.
He has also worked on a wide range of major box-office Hollywood narrative films, including TITANIC (1997), INDEPENDENCE DAY (1996), DANTE’S PEAK (1997), GODZILLA (1998), SHOWGIRLS (1995), STARGATE (1994), and was an animation director on Walt Disney/ABC’s ONE SATURDAY MORNING (1998-2000).
Doug co-owns MadPix Films, a production and post production company in Los Angeles dedicated to documentary and independent films. He is also a longtime film educator with classes and seminars at USC, Syracuse University, Northwestern University and the YoungArts Foundation in Miami, as well as exchanges and panels in Indonesia, Brazil, New Zealand, Armenia, Malaysia, Nigeria, China, the Netherlands and more.
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Check-In & Reservations
This screening is free of charge and open to the public. A reservation confirmation 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.
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