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Entertainment That Matters

UCLA MEMES Center

Entertainment That Matters is a new speaker series spotlighting the power of storytelling to educate, drive social change and achieve commercial success.

Director Steve McQueen speaks with UCLA Anderson Entertainment that Matters EventSteve McQueen

Academy Award-winning director Steve McQueen joined us two days before winning the Oscar for “12 Years a Slave.” He talked about the power of storytelling to educate a new generation on an important period in American history.

Mark Burnett

Emmy Award-winning producer Mark Burnett discussed the success of his mini-series "The Bible," and feature film, "Son of God." Burnett also talked about how biblical content is educating a new generation and achieving huge commercial success.

TV Producer Mark Burnett talks with UCLA Anderson about Entertainment that Matters

MEMES Faculty Director, Professor Sanjay Sood, and Emmy Award-winning producer, Mark Burnett

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