Calendar: Upcoming Arts, Culture & ShowBiz Events (Jan.-March)
Added: (Tue Nov 23 1999)
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Sunday, Jan. 9
PASADENA, Calif. - People's Choice Awards presented. At Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
+ NEW YORK - New York International Independent Film & Video Festival (through Jan. 19).
Wednesday, Jan. 12
LOS ANGELES - "A Celebration of the World of Imagination" tribute to filmmaker GEORGE LUCAS, presented by American Jewish Committee.
Thursday, Jan. 13
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - 11th annual Nortel Palm Springs International Film Festival (through Jan. 24).
+ BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Environmental Media Awards, recognizing entertainment and media that have broadened environmental awareness. Nominees include "Dharma & Greg," "The Simpsons," "That '70s Show," "The X-Files" and "ER."
Saturday, Jan. 15
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - Actress ANNETTE BENING receives Charles A. Crain Desert Palm Award during 11th annual Nortel Palm Springs International Film Festival. At Palm Springs Convention Center.
Monday, Jan. 17
LOS ANGELES - American Music Awards. At Shrine Auditorium.
Thursday, Jan. 20
PARK CITY, Utah - Sundance Film Festival (through Jan. 30).
Saturday, Jan. 22
PARK CITY, Utah - Third annual digital indie fest No Dance, which bills itself as the world's first competition to include DVD screenings (through Jan. 25).
Sunday, Jan. 23
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - 57th annual Golden Globe Awards presented by Hollywood Foreign Press Association. BARBRA STREISAND to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award.
Monday, Jan. 24
NEW ORLEANS - National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) convention.
DETROIT - CROSBY, STILLS, NASH & YOUNG kick off reunion tour.
+ LOS ANGELES - Directors Guild of America announces feature nominees for DGA Awards.
+ CANNES, France - MIDEM 2000, international music market. At Palais des Festivals (through Jan. 27).
Wednesday, Jan. 26
+ ROTTERDAM, Netherlands - International Film Festival of Rotterdam (through Feb. 6).
Friday, Jan. 28
+ BURBANK, Calif. - Actor JASON ALEXANDER to host Hollywood Actor's Showcase, a weekend seminar and workshop series (through Jan. 30).
Tuesday, Feb. 1
LOS ANGELES - Screen Actors Guild Award nominations. At SAG headquarters.
Thursday, Feb. 3
LOS ANGELES - Directors Guild of America announces DGA TV award nominees.
LOS ANGELES - NAMM International Music Market. At Los Angeles Convention Center (through Feb. 6).
Friday, Feb. 4
PALM BEACH, Fla. - Palm Beach International Film Festival (through Feb. 13).
Sunday, Feb. 6
LOS ANGELES - 14th annual American Comedy Awards presented. At Shrine Auditorium.
Wednesday, Feb. 9
ASPEN, Colo. - Sixth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival. ROBIN WILLIAMS to receive AFI Star Award. Also featuring tributes to filmmaker BARRY LEVINSON, JERRY LEWIS and reunion of SMOTHERS BROTHERS with their original writers, including STEVE MARTIN, ROB REINER and MASON WILLIAMS.
BERLIN - 50th Berlin International Film Festival (through Feb. 20).
Thursday, Feb. 10
LOS ANGELES - Eighth Pan-African Film Festival, billed as the largest independent black film festival in the United States, showcasing more than 75 films and videos by people of African descent (through Feb. 20).
Friday, Feb. 11
LOS ANGELES - Angel City Los Angeles Film Market (through Feb. 21).
PORTLAND, Ore. - 23rd Portland International Film Festival (through Feb. 27).
Saturday, Feb. 12
+ BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Costume Designers Guild salute its own on at annual awards gala. Designers honored include THEONI ALDREDGE, ANTHONY POWELL and NOLAN MILLER. At the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
Wednesday, Feb. 14
CANNES, France - Milia 2000, international market for interactive entertainment, broadband Internet and digital media distribution. At Palais des Festivals (through Feb. 18).
Tuesday, Feb. 15
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Nominations announced for 72nd annual Academy Awards, 5.30 a.m. At Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Thursday, Feb. 17
MONTE CARLO, Monaco - Festival de Television de Monte Carlo (through Feb. 23).
Friday, Feb. 18
MIAMI - 17th Miami Film Festival (through Feb. 27).
Sunday, Feb. 20
MONTE CARLO, Monaco - 22nd Monte Carlo Television Market (through Feb. 23).
+ LOS ANGELES - 14th annual American Society of Cinematographers awards gala. WARREN BEATTY to receive Governors Award. At Century Plaza Hotel.
Monday, Feb. 21
LOS ANGELES - MusiCares Dinner honoring pop star ELTON JOHN.
Tuesday, Feb. 22
SAN DIEGO - 16th San Diego International Film Festival.
Wednesday, Feb. 23
LOS ANGELES - 42nd annual Grammy Awards presented. At Staples Center.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - 18th annual American Film Market, at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel (through March 1).
Thursday, Feb. 24
CULVER CITY, Calif. - Hollywood Black Film Festival 2000 (through Feb. 28).
LOS ANGELES - 3rd Freedom Film Festival, showcasing films from Eastern and Central Europe (through March 2).
SAN JOSE, Calif. - 10th Cinequest/San Jose Film Festival (through March 5).
Friday, Feb. 25
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Santa Monica Film Festival/Moxie Awards (through Feb. 28).
MALIBU, Calif. - 2nd Malibu Film Festival (through March 2).
LOS ANGELES - Locations 2000, an international trade show for location production services. At Los Angeles Convention Center (through Feb. 27).
Monday, Feb. 28
BRUSSELS, Belgium - 19th Brussels Cartoon & Animated Film Festival (through March 11).
Saturday, March 4
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presents Scientific and Technical Awards. At Regent Beverly Wilshire.
Sunday, March 5
LOS ANGELES - The second annual TV Guide Awards, voted on by readers via ballots set to run in January issues of TV Guide and on the magazine's Web site. Presented at the Fox Studios.
Monday, March 6
LAS VEGAS - ShoWest convention (through March 9).
Friday, March 10
AUSTIN, Texas - South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival (through March 18).
Saturday, March 11
LOS ANGELES - Directors Guild of America awards presented. At Century Plaza Hotel.
Sunday, March 12
LOS ANGELES - Sixth annual Screen Actors Guild Awards presented. Actor SIDNEY POITIER to receive lifetime achievement award. At Shrine Auditorium (nominations announced Feb. 1).
Tuesday, March 14
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Ark Trust presents 14th annual Genesis Awards. At Beverly Hilton.
Wednesday, March 15
AUSTIN, Texas - 14th South by Southwest Music & Media Conference (through March 19).
Wednesday, March 22
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Publicists Guild of America Awards luncheon. At Beverly Hilton.
Sunday, March 26
LOS ANGELES - 72nd annual Academy Awards presented. At Shrine Auditorium (nominations announced Feb. 15).
Wednesday, March 29
+ LOS ANGELES - Israel Film Festival (through April 13).