We have been consultants for multiple episodes of the hit television crime drama Elementary on CBS, starring Hollywood A-list actress Lucy Liu (Kill Bill, Charlie's Angels, Ally McBeal).
With the advertising agency BBDO,
we assisted in the creation of ads for the General
Electric Company's Ecomagination
SCIENCE FILM FESTIVAL
for New York City public school students at the Imagine
Science Film Festival in New York City, October 15-23, 2009.
We have given advice to Discoveries
and Breakthroughs in Science, which produces short video segments
on science news stories.
FLATLAND THE MOVIE
assisted the makers of Flatland
the Movie, starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winner Martin
York, and Kristen
BROADCASTING SERVICE (PBS)
We were part of the successful proposal to create the PBS science series
April 26, 2006, we were asked to help launch the "Hippest
Homework Happening" for MathMovesU.com.
Hollywood Math and Science Film Consulting's Professor Jonathan
Farley and Professor Sarah Greenwald spoke at the event. The only
other speakers were
the late U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy, the late U.S.
Congresswoman Jo Ann Davis, Raytheon
Vice President for Strategy Bill Lynn, and Olympic gold medalist
Ohno. The event took place outside the Capitol Building in
Senator Edward Kennedy (far left) listens to Professor Farley
Professors Farley and Greenwald (in red) listen to Congresswoman
Congressman Silvestre Reyes seated next to Professor Farley,
Congresswoman Davis and Senator Kennedy
Professor Greenwald, Congressman Reyes, and Congresswoman
listen to Olympic gold medalist Apolo Ohno
have been consultants for the hit television crime drama Medium
on NBC and CBS.
organized a symposium
on women, mathematics and film for Stanford
for Research on Women and Gender (now the Clayman
Institute). This symposium
featured actress Danica
star of the hit TV series The
Wonder Years and The
West Wing, and author of the New York Times best-selling book Math
Doesn't Suck), who graduated summa cum laude with a degree
in mathematics from the University
of California at Los Angeles, and culminated in a screening
and discussion of the movie Proof.
also see the following links:
and Prejudice: Women in Mathematics
Public Radio interview of Danica McKellar
Jose Mercury News
have been consultants for the hit television crime drama Numb3rs
For instance, on January 20, 2005 and shortly thereafter, we suggested
that Numb3rs work with the National Council for Teachers of Mathematics
to create homework assignments related to the mathematical and
scientific topics discussed in each episode. Such a program was
created in late September 2005.
Please also see the following links:
Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Scene from a never-aired
episode of Numb3rs
won the Grand
Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival in 2004. At the request
of Primer's public relations firm, Hollywood Math and Science
Film Consulting representative Dr.
Anthony Harkin of Harvard University attended the Boston premiere
of Primer, to lead an audience discussion afterwards about the
science in the film.
event took place at The
Kendall Square Cinema in Cambridge, Massachusetts.