Autumn at the Academy

Date: 
Monday, September 10, 2018 - 19:30

The Academy Foundation announces its slate of upcoming Los Angeles and New York events for the season. Check back often, as tickets become available closer to each event:

Edgar G. Ulmer’s Detour (1945)
September 17 - 7:30 p.m.
Linwood Dunn Theater, Hollywood
With special guest Arianne Ulmer Cipes. Restored by the Academy Film Archive and The Film Foundation in collaboration with Cinémathèque Royale de Belgique, the Museum of Modern Art and the Cinémathèque Française. Restoration funding provided by the George Lucas Family Foundation.

Women in Indie Animation
September 21 - 7 p.m.

Academy at Metrograph, New York City

With filmmakers Signe Baumane, Emily Hubley, Candy Kugel and Debra Solomon.  Moderated by Oscar-winning producer Peggy Stern.

Food, Inc. (2009)
September 24, 7:30 p.m.
Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Beverly Hills
With Oscar-nominated director Robert Kenner, Oscar-nominated producer Elise Pearlstein, film subject Carole Morison, chef Roy Choi, Food Forward founder and executive director Rick Nahmias. Moderated by chef, author and radio host Evan Kleiman. Presented in partnership with the International Documentary Association (IDA), Participant Media and River Road Entertainment.

Salesman (1969)
September 27 - 7:30 p.m.
Linwood Dunn Theater, Hollywood
With special guest Rebekah Maysles. Featuring a 35mm print restored by the Academy Film Archive and The Film Foundation, with funding provided by the George Lucas Family Foundation. Presented in partnership with the International Documentary Association (IDA).
 
4th Annual Careers in Film Summit
October 6 - 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Beverly Hills
Academy members and film professionals share their expertise on careers in the motion picture industry in this day-long series of panel discussions.

The War Room (1993): 25th Anniversary
October 9 - 7:30 p.m.
Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Beverly Hills
With special guests including film subjects James Carville, Dee Dee Myers, directors Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker and producers R.J. Cutler and Wendy Ettinger. Moderated by Todd S. Purdum.

45th Student Academy Awards
October 11 - 7 p.m.
Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Beverly Hills
The winning student filmmakers will receive their medal placements – gold, silver, bronze – in seven award categories. Gold medal-winning films will be screened after the ceremony.
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An Evening with Tom Savini
October 13 - 7 p.m.
Academy at Metrograph, New York City

In-person appearance by filmmaker, stunt performer and makeup artist Tom Savini.
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The Exorcist (1973): 45th Anniversary
Monday, October 22 - 7:30pm program
Samuel Goldwyn Theater
With Oscar-nominated director William Friedkin and Oscar-nominated actress Ellen Burstyn
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Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting Awards & Live Read
November 8 - 7:30 p.m.
Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Beverly Hills
An ensemble of actors (to be announced) will read selected scenes from the winning scripts.
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The Barefoot Contessa (1954)
November 16 - 7 p.m.
Academy at Metrograph, New York City

With film critic and author Karina Longworth.
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A Christmas Story (1983)
December 10 - 7:30 p.m.
Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Beverly Hills
With actor Peter Billingsley.