Speaker Series: Michael Uslan
Michael Uslan, Media School professor of practice, appears on screen, sitting in Beckley Studio.
Michael Uslan: “Hi, I’m Michael Uslan, the originator and executive producer of the Batman movie franchise, including Joker, which happens to be up for 11 Oscar nominations. But more importantly, I’m an IU alum and I’m going to be speaking at Whittenberger Auditorium on Saturday night, February 1st at 7 p.m., talking about the making of Joker, as well as our work on The Dark Knight and on Batman, 1989. That’s going to be followed by a lot of really, really fun Q and A. And then at 8 p.m. at Whittenberger we’re going to do a screening of Joker. Come on out, join us, have some fun with us, especially all you comic book and movie geeks. See you there.”
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Media School professor of practice Michael Uslan, BA’73, MS’75, JD’76, is the producer of the modern Batman films. His most recent, “Joker” (2019), is up for 11 Academy Awards.
7 p.m.: Lecture and Q&A
8 p.m.: Union Board screening of “Joker”
The lecture and screening are open to the public.