ELAC professor directs ‘Appropriate’ play

October 22, 2018

By Steven Adamo Known for doing plays that excite the audience, director and ELAC professor Rodney Lloyd Scott is trying something more personal in his latest play, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ “Appropriate,” closing Sunday. “This story was close to me because it’s about racism,” Scott said. “Racism is real and certain people run into it daily. I’ve kind of shied away from it in theater because it’s a touchy subject, but I…

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Video interview with ‘Sabotage’ director David Ayer

Staff writer Jesus Figueroa interviews “Sabotage” director David Ayer. Ayer talks about Arnold Schwarzenegger as the lead character, a fatherly boss, and about he felt about the realistic feel of the film. “Sabotage” opened in theaters last Friday. The film is rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language, some sexuality, some nudity and drug use.

March 29, 2014
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Video interview with ‘Cesar Chavez’ director Diego Luna

March 29, 2014

Staff writer Jesus Figueroa interviews “Cesar Chavez” director Diego Luna. Luna discusses his excitement over making a film about a historical Chicano in America and about keeping the film grounded and true to life. Read a full review of the film here: http://elaccampusnews.com/2014/03/26/chicano-history-comes-to-life-in-cesar-chavez-film/. “Cesar Chavez” opened in theaters yesterday. This film is rated PG-13.

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