Film Series - Network
Showing of the classic film Network followed by panel discussion on the film.
About: A TV network exploits the rantings of an ex-anchor. Network won 4 Oscars, including Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress, and is one of AFI's Top 100 Films.
After the screening, a panel discussion moderated by John Nelka will discuss the film. Panelists include Alvernia's own Jodi Radosh, Madelyn Pennino, staff reporter for BCTV, and Kathleen Pavelko, president and CEO of WITF.Start Date: 2/13/2013 6:00 pm
End Date: 2/13/2013 9:00 pm
Location: Bernardine Lecture hall
Contact: More information about this even can be found here.
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