Visiting Artist Lecture with Writer/Director Mari Kornhauser. Kornhauser, a graduate of UCLA Film School will talk about her experiences writing for television and her thoughts on directing. She has written and coproduced "Zandalee," starring Nicholas Cage, and "The Last Ride," starring Mickey Rourke. Kornhauser has also written on assignment for 20th Century Fox, Tri-Star, and others. Her debut feature, "Housebound" that she wrote and directed, has won awards at film festivals around the world. Kornhauser is currently writing for the HBO series "Treme." Sponsored by the Hollins film department.