Uslan to speak at Jan. 28 screening of The Dark Knight Rises

The Media School Report • Jan. 3, 2019

Professor of practice Michael Uslan will screen The Dark Knight Rises in the Franklin Hall commons on Monday, Jan. 28.

Michael Uslan standing, speaking into a microphone.
Michael Uslan, Media School professor of practice and producer of the modern Batman movies, speaks to IU students about his career before a 2018 screening of The Dark Knight.

Uslan, BA’73, MS’75, D’76, produced the modern Batman movies, starting with Tim Burton’s 1989 version.

The film will start at 7 p.m. will be followed by a Q&A talk by Uslan. The screening is free and open to the public.

While in town, Uslan will teach an intensive Media School course: M453 The Business of Producing Motion Pictures. He’ll also give a talk at IU Cinema on Saturday, Jan. 26, following a 30th anniversary screening of Batman. The Media School is an event co-sponsor.