USC Cinematic Arts



  • Moderator:
    Eric Matthies
    Grammy nominated transmedia documentary producer and director
  • Panelist:
    Michael Backes
    Special effects consultant for Steven Spielberg & Sam Raimi
  • Panelist:
    Hernan Diaz Alonso
    Architect, author, & professor; winner of the 2005 MOMA/PS1 Young Architects Program
  • Panelist:
    Mark Z Danielewski
    National Book Award finalist, best selling author (House of Leaves)
  • Panelist:
    Peter Frankfurt
    Creative Director, Executive Producer, Co-Founder of Imaginary Forces