Samuel Goldwyn Theater
8949 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
This event is SOLD OUT. There will be a STAND-BY LINE at the west doors (closest to Almont Dr.) with Stand-by numbers given out starting at approximately 8 am. The number of Stand-by tickets available (if any) will be determined shortly before the start of the program.
Host: Mark Johnson, Academy governor, Producers Branch
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Foreign Language Film Award. Through the 88th Awards, a total of 120 countries have submitted eligible films in the competition, 56 countries have received nominations and 25 have won Oscars.
This year’s five nominated films are from Australia (Tanna), Denmark (Land of Mine), Germany (Toni Erdmann), Iran (The Salesman) and Sweden (A Man Called Ove). Following a screening of clips from each nominee, Academy governor and Oscar-winning producer Mark Johnson (Rain Man) will moderate a discussion with each of the films’ directors (schedules permitting).
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The 89th Oscars® will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT. The Oscars also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.