March 30, 2016

4:30PM - 6:00PM
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
Zellerbach Theatre
3680 Walnut Street (Entrance on 37th St.)
  • Josh Singer

    Producer and Co-Screenwriter, "Spotlight"
  • Neal Huff


How Hollywood Is Spotlighting Social Change: A Conversation with "Spotlight" Producer/Screenwriter Josh Singer and Actor Neal Huff

Levin Family Dean's Forum


The transformational movie Spotlight—winner of this year’s Academy Awards for best picture and best original screenplay—tells the story of the Boston Globe team that exposed the Roman Catholic Church’s cover-up of sexual abuse of children by priests.

Join Josh Singer, Spotlight’s Oscar-winning producer and screenwriter, and Neal Huff, who played survivor Phil Saviano, as they discuss the film, followed by a faculty panel:

Marci Hamilton (moderator)
Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law, Cardozo Law School
Visiting Fellow, Penn Program for Research on Religion and Urban Civil Society (PPRUCS)
Author, Justice Denied: What America Must Do to Protect Its Children

Steven Berkowitz, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine
Director, Penn Center for Youth and Family Trauma Response and Recovery

Peter Decherney
Professor of English and Cinema Studies, Penn Arts and Sciences
Author, Hollywood: A Very Short Introduction

Seating is limited. Doors open at 4:00 p.m.

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