The discussants in the panel discussion on June 9 will include the professor of theater studies, Gertrud Koch, the professor of Chinese studies, Mechthild Leutner, and the professor of law, Klaus Hoffmann-Holland, all of Freie Universität Berlin. The discussion will be moderated by the professor of economics, Irwin L. Collier of Freie Universität Berlin. Admission to both events is free, and no advance registration is necessary.
Bill Guttentag, born in 1958, is a lecturer in organizational behavior at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is also a screenwriter, director, and film producer. In his talk on June 8 entitled "The Power Structure and Dynamics of Contemporary Hollywood," he will present the entrainment industry as one of the largest and most important industries in the world. According to Guttentag, it is an industry characterized by tremendous opportunities and major uncertainties alike.
Times and Places
- Talk by Bill Guttentag about the Hollywood film industry:
June 8, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Lecture Hall 101, Gary Street 21, 14195 Berlin; subway station: Thielplatz, U3
- Film screening of Nanking followed by a panel discussion:
Henry Ford Building, Max Kade Auditorium, Gary Street 35, 6 p.m.; subway station: Thielplatz or Dahlem-Dorf, U3
Media representatives may schedule an interview with Bill Guttentag on June 9 between 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in his hotel near the subway station Warschauer Strasse. If you are interested, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.