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San Joaquin Valley Town Hall Presents The Four Films that Changed America by Marc Lapadula

Saroyan Theatre
730 M Street Fresno, CA 93721

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Marc Lapadula is uniquely qualified to bring the history of cinema to the Saroyan Theatre. His topic focuses on four films (The Jazz Singer, I Am A Fugitive From a Chain Gang, The Graduate and Jaws) that have had a profound impact on our culture. Lapadula highlights how these films brought social issues to light, changed laws, forwarded ideologies both good and bad, and altered the course of American history through their resounding impact on society. A playwright and screenwriter, Lapadula is also an award-winning film producer and university lecturer in the Yale University Film Studies program. His stage plays have been produced world-wide. Lapadula has taught screenwriting, playwriting and film analysis courses at Johns Hopkins, the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University, and he led the Screenwriting Series at the Smithsonian Institution.

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