Discussion prior to screening with :

Bradley Voytek, UC San Diego, Computational Cognitive Science and Neuroscience

Ricardo Dominguez, UC San Diego, Department of Visual Arts

3 December 2014

Discussion begins at 6:00PM, followed by the film and Q&A.
Light Reception prior to the event begins at 5:30 PM
The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP for admission. For information, contact info@imagination.ucsd.edu

Please note that this film is Rated R for zombie violence/gore and language.

Qualcomm Institute Atkinson Hall Auditorium
9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, California 92093

The Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination presents "Shaun of the Dead" (2004), a zombie comedy film directed by Edgar Wright and written by Wright and Simon Pegg. Discussion prior to screening with ZOMBIE EXPERTS Bradley Voytek (UC San Diego, Computational Cognitive Science and Neuroscience) and Ricardo Dominguez (UC San Diego, Visual Arts). To register for the event, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shaun-of-the-dead-discussion-screening-tick...


 

Shaun of the Dead (2004)

Director: Edgar Wright

Writers: Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright

Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Kate Ashfield

SYNOPSIS:
A man decides to turn his moribund life around by winning back his ex-girlfriend, reconciling his relationship with his mother, and dealing with an entire community that has returned from the dead to eat the living.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0365748/

For event information, please contact:
info [at] imagination.ucsd.edu

http://imagination.ucsd.edu/news/shaun-of-the-dead-discussion-and-screeing/

This event is possible through the support by the Ray Thomas Edwards Foundation, ViaSat, and UC San Diego

 

Related Links:

Bradley T. Voytek, PhD
Assistant Professor
UC San Diego
Computational Cognitive Science and Neuroscience
http://www.cogsci.ucsd.edu/research/faculty/447/
http://darb.ketyov.com/

Ricardo Dominguez
Associate Professor
UC San Diego
Department of Visual Arts
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/ricardo-dominguez
http://bang.transreal.org/

The Arthur C Clarke Center for Human Imagination
http://imagination.ucsd.edu/index.html

The Arthur C. Clarke Foundation
http://www.clarkefoundation.org/

ViaSat
http://www.viasat.com/

Ray Thomas Edwards Foundation
http://www.edwardsfoundation.org/

Sheldon Brown
Professor
UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/sheldon-brown
http://sheldon-brown.net
Director
The Arthur C Clarke Center for Human Imagination
http://imagination.ucsd.edu/index.html#people
Site Director
NSF Center for Hybrid Multicore Productivity Research (CHMPR)
http://chmpr.ucsd.edu/
Co-Pl and Artist-in-Residence of Calit2
http://www.calit2.net/

Image from 'Shaun of the Dead' (2004) film.

 

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