Saturday, August 24

After graduation, fourth-year English student Kassie Leblanc will work full-time at Bruin Plate as an assistant manager, one of the first students to earn this position. In the future, she hopes to become a pastry chef. (Conor Cusack/Daily Bruin)
After graduation, fourth-year English student Kassie Leblanc will work full-time at Bruin Plate as an assistant manager, one of the first students to earn this position. In the future, she hopes to become a pastry chef. (Conor Cusack/Daily Bruin)

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Movie Review: ‘Tomorrowland’

One of the most clever scenes in Disney’s heavily theatrical, big-budget “Tomorrowland” takes place in a bland-looking high school. As the scene jumps from classroom to classroom, teacher after teacher lecture about resource depletion, unending wars and the overall futile fate of humanity. Read more...

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Second-year computer science student Kim Seltzer and third-year global studies student Aliya Kamalova will host "The Best Friends Show" at Nerdmelt on Friday. (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin)
Second-year computer science student Kim Seltzer and third-year global studies student Aliya Kamalova will host "The Best Friends Show" at Nerdmelt on Friday. (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin)

In a UCLA film class Wednesday, Pixar director Pete Docter discussed animation through the lens of his new film "Inside Out." (Jennifer Hu/Daily Bruin)

Q&A: Pixar director sheds light on animation, upcoming movie ‘Inside Out’

Anyone who loves Buzz Lightyear’s signature line, “To Infinity and Beyond!,” can thank Pete Docter, who contributed “and beyond” to the now-iconic phrase. On Wednesday, Docter gave a guest lecture in a UCLA film class about the animation production process, particularly through the lens of his new film “Inside Out.” Docter has worked at Pixar since 1990, when it was a small company with no major pictures. Read more...

In a UCLA film class Wednesday, Pixar director Pete Docter discussed animation through the lens of his new film "Inside Out." (Jennifer Hu/Daily Bruin)

On Wednesday, professor Peter Sellars will host a discussion with photographer Richard Ross about his Juvenile in Justice project and creating art that sparks a conversation.
(Daniel Alcazar/Daily Bruin)
On Wednesday, professor Peter Sellars will host a discussion with photographer Richard Ross about his Juvenile in Justice project and creating art that sparks a conversation.
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Spring Music Festival Preview 2015

Music festivals can be a perfect remedy for the bored and restless, and California has one just about every weekend this season. Daily Bruin A&E looks at the most notable spring music festivals coming to California this year. Read more...


Charlie Cox stars in the Netflix Original Series “Marvel’s Daredevil.”
Photo: Barry Wetcher
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Spring 2015 TV preview

With spring comes tax season, spring cleaning and allergies, but thankfully, each spring also brings an influx of TV premieres encompassing new shows and old favorites. Read more...

Charlie Cox stars in the Netflix Original Series “Marvel’s Daredevil.”
Photo: Barry Wetcher
© 2014 Netflix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.