One of the pleasures of teaching at PLNU is that I get to meet great students who become famous Hollywood directors! Here’s my story about Destin Daniel Cretton, director of the new Marvel Universe movie that posted recently in the San Diego Union-Tribune. Destin also directed Short Term 12, Glass Castle and Just Mercy. This new Marvel movie, Shang-Chi, is stunning.

Below is a photo from 2015 where he was at our Writer’s Symposium By The Sea.