Charles Solomon

Charles Solomon is a lecturer in animation at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, and an internationally respected animation critic and historian.

Participant Schedule

Friday 10/14


ONI: Thunder God’s Tale Screening of Chapters 1&2 followed by Q&A

Friday 10/14 3:00PM - 5:00PM Civic Auditorium

Charles Solomon, Dice Tsutsumi, Robert Kondo, Sara K Sampson

In a world filled with Japanese mythological oddball gods and monsters, one of the creatures’ free-spirited daughters, Onari, is determined to follow in the footsteps of the mighty heroes of lore, but her unique powers are yet to be revealed. Does she have what it takes to fight to protect her peaceful village from the encroaching threat of the gods’ mysterious enemies, the “Oni”?