A sequence of events featuring filmmaker Harris Goldberg.   
Wednesday, March 26-Thursday, March 27, 2014.  
HSC 1A1 and MUSC 311

Image - Harris Goldberg with typewriter

Harris Goldberg began writing and making films during his days as a McMaster student. He has since moved to Los Angeles, and enjoyed success as both a screenwriter and film director. His credits include Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (writer/co-producer), The Master of Disguise (writer/co-producer), and Without a Paddle (writer/co-producer).

In 2007, Goldberg wrote and directed Numb, a film starring Matthew Perry and based on Goldberg’s own experiences with depersonalization disorder. The film went on to win a number of awards on the Festival Circuit. He recently completed his third directorial effort, The List, starring Patrick Fugit, Jennifer Morrison, Karen Gillan, Aaron Staton, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Giles Marini, Jobeth Williams and Victoria Tennant.


On March 26-27, 2014, Goldberg will return to McMaster to help celebrate the Spotlight on the Arts Festival! Please join us for this exciting series of events.



Numb Poster - including image of Matthew Perry and full credits

Wednesday, March 26, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. – Feature Conversation – HSC 1A1

During this interview and Q&A session, Harris will share his career path since graduating McMaster and what he’s learned through his experiences working in Hollywood. Register at tinyurl.com/SoTAGoldberg

Wednesday, March 26, 4:30-6:30 p.m. – Special Screening: Numb – HSC 1A1

Join us for a special screening of Harris’ award-winning film, Numb, to be followed by a Q&A session. Register at tinyurl.com/SoTAGoldberg

Wednesday, March 26, 6:30-7:30 p.m. – Reception – Ewart Angus foyer (outside HSC 1A1)

A reception to celebrate Harris’ visit and the Spotlight Festival year as a whole.

Thursday, March 27, 10:30 a.m. – Career Conversation with Students – MUSC 311

Sign up to participate in a conversation with Harris about the creative and entrepreneurial aspects of filmmaking, and to learn what it’s like working in Hollywood.  To register, email htlc@mcmaster.ca.


Harris Goldberg directing Jennifer Morrison