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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...pitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade "The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental" The rear-view mirror ... ...rofessional Winner Sport and self-constitution Language and physical performance The illiterate champion Gentlemen, place your bets! Th... ...iency of the message they put in the mouths of politicians, soap-opera actors, businessmen, activists and many others in need of somebody to wr... ...sed as an alibi in these ads. Indeed, the people who hand out the Clio awards for advertising were so taken in as to award Mobil a first prize ... ...television sets. In many countries, most children watch television and films before they learn to read. In a few countries, children play comp... ... such instances, the ceremony, not the game, is the recurrent pattern; winning or losing is of secondary importance. Once such tribes entered ... ...cient explanatory theories. Plato would have barred entrance to the Academy to those who did not master mathematics: "Let no one enter who ... ...ote the screenplay for (and also directed) La Belle et La Bˆte (1946), featuring Jean Marais, Josette Day, and Marcel Andr‚. Anselm Kief...

...Foreward Introduction Literacy in a Changing World Thinking about alternatives Progressing towards illiteracy? Book One The Chasm Between Yesterday and Tomorrow Contrasting characters Choose a letter and click Keeping up with faster living Loaded literacy Man...

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Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

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A Legacy of Leadership

...NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS A LEGACYOF LEADERSHIP A LEGACYOF LEADERSHIP Investing in America’s Living C... ...cal residents and musicians, the composers wrote and helped facilitate the performance of a new piece of music that reflects each community’s distinct... ...or the project. The Grand Canyon was the setting for Arizona’s composition featuring a combination of Native American and European musical instruments... ...factory, become a drug dealer or join the military and escape. Becoming an actor never crossed his mind. Now he’s getting his Master of Fine Arts degr... ... the University of California. Cornerstone Theater Company 7 for the Arts awarded Cornerstone a $125,000 Challenge Grant, requiring a three-to- one r... ...Circle , the show won the Theatre League Alliance’s 1996 Ovation Award for Best Production of the Year. “The obvious jewel of interacting with other p... ...al employer, an important rural arts center, and a major producer of award-winning television documentaries, nationally distributed radio programs, or... ...d for excellence,” according to Dee Davis, Executive Producer of Appalshop Films. “NEA funding helped Appalshop make the case that what was local was ... ...lemings’ Joan of Arc (1948) starring Ingrid Bergman, a film that won seven Academy Awards including Best Actress for Bergman; and D.W. Griffith’s Int...

...Excerpt: ?Art is a nation?s most precious heritage. For it is in our works of art that we reveal ourselves, and to others, the inner vision which guides us as a nation. And where there is no vision, the people perish.?...

...: Chairman?s Message, 3 -- Building Strong Communities, 4?13 -- Bringing the Arts to New Audiences, 14?25 -- Keeping the Past Alive, 26?37 -- Shining a Spotlight, 38?45 -- Sowing the Seeds for Success, 46?55 -- Responding to Crises, 56?65 -- Transformations, 66?77 -- Gifts That Keep on Giving, 78?87 -- Cultivating the Next Generation, 88?95 -- Index, 96...

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List of nominees for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (by film title)

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... The main article for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress presents the nominees and w... ... The main article for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress presents the nominees and winners by ... ...emy Award for Best Supporting Actress presents the nominees and winners by year. This is a list of films with a cast member nominated for the award so... ...for Best Supporting Actress presents the nominees and winners by year. This is a list of films with a cast member nominated for the award sorted by fi... ...este Holm Gentleman's Agreement (1947) - Anne Revere Georgia (1995) - Mare Winningham Ghost (1990) - Whoopi Goldberg Giant... ... Academy Awards lists ... ... Academy, BAFTA, Golden Globe, SAG, and Critic's Choice performances ... ... Actor (by actor, by age, by film) ... ... Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winners Films featuring a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winning per...

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The National Endowment for the Arts

By: Bill Ivey

...THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS 1965 2000 A BRIEF CHRONOLOGY OF FEDERAL SUPPOR T FOR THE AR TS President Johnson si... ...in the arts has paid tremen­ dous dividends. Since 1965, the Endowment has awarded more than 111,000 grants to arts organizations and artists in all ... ...t on the subject of John Trumbull, President of the American the arts.” Academy of Fine Arts, proposes to President John Quincy Adams a “Plan for ... ...l grants for choreographers to create and produce dance works and theater performances for secondary school students are launched. On December 20, ... ...red the Midwest in the 1973 production by the Guthrie Theater Company, featuring Peter Michael Goetz as Lennie. Photo courtesy Guthrie Theater ... ...“access to the Luciano Pavarotti dazzles millions of public broadcasting best—access viewers in a telecast from the Metropolitan Opera House. Phot... ...ies Endowments. Co-chaired by Poet, essayist and novelist Annie Dillard actor Charlton Heston, Hanna received a Literature Program H. Gray, Presid... ...ip from the Literature Program with allowing him to complete his prize-winning novel, Ironweed. Cover courtesy Penguin Books. THE NATIONAL ENDO... ...es to public libraries a rich collection of “orphan,” or noncom­ mercial, films from the past century. U.S. Poet Laureate and Boston University Pro...

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List of nominees for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (by actress)

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... This is a list of all actresses nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (which presents a l... ... This is a list of all actresses nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (which presents a list sort... ... This is a list of all actresses nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (which presents a list sorted by year... ...ll actresses nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (which presents a list sorted by year), sorted by actress. Winners are indica... ... 1995 Mare Winningham Georgia ... ... Academy, BAFTA, Golden Globe, SAG, and Critic's Choice performances ... ... Actor (by actor, by age, by film) ... ... Films ... ... Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winners Films featuring a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winning per...

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Changing the Beat a Study of the Worklife of Jazz Musicians

By: Dr. Billy Taylor

... 802 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation The Nathan Cummings Foundation A Study by Joan Jeffri NEA Research Division Report #43 NATIONAL ENDOWMENT ... ...ters, created networks in the jazz community, and provided venues for jazz performance. The National Endowment for the Arts has assisted these organiz... ...onal jazz presenters. This program ended in 1996, when Congress prohibited awarding direct grants to individual artists, except for creative writing a... ...gree. In 1997 in the Research Center’s Information on Artists study, union actors in ten U.S. cities were among the artists studied. Of the AEA actors... ...2.4% 3.6% 2.8% 11.9% 5.1% 6.8% 2.7% Number 135 16 22 2 9 1 88 10 16 3 winning a competition Percent 3.3% 8.6% 3.9% 14.1% 3.6% 5.6% 2.3% 8.7% 5.1%... ...s, explaining many different routes to airplay including: • radio stations featuring local artists, some of which contact the artists • college radio ... ...labels, only a handful are considered true players in the jazz market. The best known of these labels are All for One Records (AFO), Basin Street Reco... ... not-for-profit institutional producer of jazz concerts, dances, lectures, films, multi-arts collaborations and educational initiatives, to historic c... ...profit organization staging jazz events on an occasional basis at Brooklyn Academy of Music and BAM’s Majestic Theater. Henry Street Settlement is a s...

...Excerpt: Purpose Deemed a national treasure by the United States Congress, jazz is a unique American art form, and its musicians, the keepers and producers of this treasure, are recognized the world over as America?s cultural ambassadors. Yet, artis...

...r I. Demographics 4 -- Chapter II. Employment and Income 6 -- Chapter III. Other Issues 14 -- Chapter IV. Summary and Conclusions 32 -- Appendices -- A. Metropolitan Areas Used in the Study 34 -- B. Metropolitan Areas Context 35 -- C. Distribution of Responses 43 -- D. Survey Advance Letter 80 -- E. Response by Metro Area 81 -- F. Using the Capture-Recapture Method to Esti...

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MTV Video Music Award

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...Award 2014 MTV Video Music Awards ... ... This is a picture of the 1983-1984 Video of the Year "Moonman" award. ... ... Awarded for Best in music videos and pop culture ... ... a single video 6 Performances 7 See also ... ... spoke in "Exorcist-esque gibberish" to explain the VMA rules right before winning the Best Female video for "Girls Just Want to Have Fun".[4] ... ... contribution to music video by changing them from a mere promotional tool featuring musicians playing instruments and singing, to a piece of art with... ..., to a piece of art with a storyline, or as Jackson liked to put as 'short films'. His video Thriller influenced and changed music videos into what it... ...ar before. Stern was a presenter for best hard rock/metal performance with actor Luke Perry (after several other celebrities turned him down). ... ... Academy of Country Music ...

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2003 Presidential Scholars Program National Recognition Week

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...e basis of outstanding scholarship, service, leadership and creativity through a rigorous selection and review process administered by the U.S. Depart... ...f Scholars’ essays, poems, and musical compositions was published, following a performance by the Scholars in the National Academy of Sciences’ audito... ...sitions was published, following a performance by the Scholars in the National Academy of Sciences’ auditorium. In the 1980s the selection process wa... ...to conduct the annual artistic competition. In 1983, the Distinguished Teacher awards were created, and the twentieth year celebration of the program ... ... an orchestral piece for their 2003-2004 season. His awards and honors include winning the 2002 Illinois Wesleyan University High School Composer Comp... ...ses, home- work, a part-time job, college math courses, and chores. One of my best characteristics is that when I set my mind to accomplish something... ...on a piece of paper because paint tends to smear. I still have that handprint featuring the distorted finger. In eighth grade science, I learned tha... ...y. I am a member of nine honor societies, a four- year varsity tennis player, actor and techie. My next role: environmental engineering major. Insp... ... theatre and visit many historic sites. In between, I enjoy reading, watching films, and being a football fan. I’ve also grown up participating in a...

...g abroad, 15 at-large students, and up to 20 students in the arts on the basis of outstanding scholarship, service, leadership and creativity through a rigorous selection and review process administered by the U.S. Department of Education....

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List of incomplete or partially lost films

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...The following is a list of notable films that are incomplete or partially lost. For films in which no part of ... ...films that are incomplete or partially lost. For films in which no part of a print or footage (including trailers) is known to have survived, see List... ... First dramatic Sherlock Holmes adaptation on film and the screen debut of actor Maurice Costello. All that exists are short strips of scenes deposite... ... A trailer survives in the National Film and Sound Archive and the Academy Film Archive. [48] ... ...Comedy was thought to be the only remaining footage, until the first reel (featuring a boxing match) was found in the late 1970s. Scenes featuring Eug... ... Maria Corda One reel of the Academy Award-nominated film exists in the British Film Institute. ... ...Emil Jannings The only "lost" Academy Award-winning performance. Two fragments, totaling about seven minutes, have been... ...nings The only "lost" Academy Award-winning performance. Two fragments, totaling about seven minutes, have been recover... ... (All-talking) The first talkie to win an Oscar for Best Picture. The film survives mostly complete, though the scenes shot in ...

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Youth Arts Handbook: Arts Programs for Youth at Risk

By: Eric L. Peterson

... The YouthARTS Tool Kit was produced by the YouthARTS Development Project, a collaborative effort of the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Portland, ... ...he YouthARTS Development Project has been to develop, test, and disseminate “best practice” models of arts programs designed for youth at risk. YouthA... ... Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching; Diane Mataraza, of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences Foundation; and Heather Clawson, of ... ...job description lays out specific duties, and the criteria on which workers’ performances will be evaluated are presented in the handbook. Appendix 9... ...he youth in the video project attended screenings of professional videos and films. Urban smARTS “The thing I like most about Urban smARTS is that we ... ...s).” —Urban smARTS student Urban smARTS artists are responsible for planning awards, coupons, and prizes for youth, as well as setting up special fiel... ...he program I thought, ‘Oh, no!’ But he turned out to be one of the best lead actors in a play. He was so proud of himself. The teachers were surprised... .... At the end of the year there is a special exhibition at the public library featuring the work of youth from all Urban smARTS schools. This final exh... ...tion, contact Carole Wolfe, (914)471-7477. Gallery 37 in Chicago is an award-winning, arts-based youth-employment program that has been replicated in ...

...Excerpt: The YouthARTS Tool Kit was produced by the YouthARTS Development Project, a collaborative effort of the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Portland, Oregon; the San Antonio Department of Arts and Cultural Affairs, San Antonio, Texas; the Fulton County Arts Council, Atlanta, Georgia; and Americans for...

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The Best Years of Our Lives

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...f Our Lives (disambiguation) The Best Years of Our Lives ... ...000[2] The Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 American drama film directed by William Wyler and starring Myrna Loy... ...a screenplay.[4] The Best Years of Our Lives won seven Academy Awards in 1946, including Best Picture, Best Director (William Wyle... ...play.[4] The Best Years of Our Lives won seven Academy Awards in 1946, including Best Picture, Best Director (William Wyler), Best... ...wards in 1946, including Best Picture, Best Director (William Wyler), Best Actor (Fredric March), Best Supporting Actor (Harold Russell), Best Film Ed... ...utiful and inspiring demonstrations of human fortitude that we have had in films." He also said the ensemble casting gave the "'best' performance in t... ... we have had in films." He also said the ensemble casting gave the "'best' performance in this best film this year from Hollywood."[13] ... ...n 1932 for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde). Despite his Oscar-winning performance, Harold Russell was not a professional actor. As the Ac... ... Films directed by William Wyler Films featuring a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance ...

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Chariots for Apollo

By: James Grimwood

..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ..., to fly men around the moon. Soon thereafter, several industrial firms were awarded contracts to study the feasibility of such an enterprise. The com... ... the field centers studied, tested, reported, and suggested, looking for the best way to make the voyage. Many aerospace industrial firms followed the... ...r landing mission. 33 In early 1960, with Mercury still unproved, chances of winning administration approval to move either of these proposals (or any... ...st sess., 21 July 1961; NASA with National Institutes of Health and National Academy of Sciences, (Washington, 1961); NASA, “Introduction to the Astro... ...ustrialists' answers to this question generally stressed the balance between performance, cost, and schedule controls for so complex an undertaking. S... ... of their chosen modes to a captive audience. The first of these gatherings, featuring earth−orbit rendezvous, was held on 13 to 15 February 1962. 53 ... ...o mission. After visually inspecting the vehicle and watching motion picture films of tests, the group concluded that 23 meters of the coaxial cable m... ...wed the inside of the craft, with Borman as director and narrator, Lovell as actor (preparing a meal , and all three crewmen as Cameramen. Anders inst...

...Foreword: The story of Apollo is a remarkable chapter in the history of mankind. How remarkable will be determined by future generations as they attempt to assess and understand the relationship and significance of the Apollo achievements to the development ...

...For Apollo, Preface, 7 -- Preface, 8 -- Chariots For Apollo, ch1?1. Concept to Challenge. 1957 to Mid?1961, 10 -- Chariots For Apollo, ch1?2. Forging a National Space Agency, 11 -- Chariots For Apollo, ch1?3. The Starting, 15 -- Chariots For Apollo, ch1?4. The Goett Committee, 18 -- Chariots For Apollo, ch1?5. Focusing the Aim, 22 -- Chariots For Apollo, ch1?6. Priming the...

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59th Academy Awards

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... Highlights Best Picture Platoon ... ... Platoon Most awards Platoon (4) ... ... Most nominations Platoon and A Room with a View (8) TV in... ...  < 58th Academy Awards 60th &... ... Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 23 categories honoring films released in 1986. The ceremony, televised in the United States by ABC... ..., was produced by Samuel Goldwyn, Jr. and directed by Marty Pasetta.[2][3] Actors Chevy Chase, Paul Hogan, and Goldie Hawn co-hosted the show. Hawn ho... ...eremony information 3 Box office performance of nominated films 3.1 ... ...rmed separately, all five songs were performed as part of a musical number featuring actress Bernadette Peters singing brief introductions to each one... ...eral other people were involved with the production of the ceremony. Oscar winning costume designer Theoni V. Aldredge was hired as fashion consultant...

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79th Academy Awards

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... Highlights Best Picture The Departed ... ... The Departed Most awards The Departed (4) ... ...  < 78th Academy Awards 80th &... ... the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2006 and took place February 25, 2007, at the Kodak Theatre in Hol... ...ow host Ellen DeGeneres hosted for the first time.[9] Two weeks earlier in a ceremony at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California held ... ...eremony information 3 Box office performance of nominated films 3.1 ... ...on February 25, 2007.[16] With his latest unsuccessful nomination for Best Actor, Peter O'Toole became the most nominated performer without a competit... ...e, advertising agency TBWA\Chiat\Day designed the official ceremony poster featuring 75 quotes from several Oscar-nominated or winning films.[28] To s... ...ficial ceremony poster featuring 75 quotes from several Oscar-nominated or winning films.[28] To stir interest surrounding the awards, filmmaker Spike...

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86th Academy Awards

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... Highlights Best Picture 12 Years a Slave ... ... Best Picture 12 Years a Slave Most awards ... ... 12 Years a Slave Most awards Gravity (7) ... ...  < 85th Academy Awards 87th &... ... Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories honoring films released in 2013. The ceremony, televised in the United States by ABC... ...emony information 3.1 Box office performance of nominated films 3... ...y Hills, California, by Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy, and actor Chris Hemsworth.[14] American Hustle and Gravity tied for the most no... ...hibit featured posters, photographs, and artifacts from 70 different films featuring literary, comic book, and real life heroes.[35] Furthermore, acto... ...other people were involved with the telecast and its promotion. Tony Award-winning art director Derek McLane designed a new set and stage design for t...

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British Academy of Film and Television Arts

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... bafta.org The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is an independent charity that ... ...f the moving image – film, television and games. In addition to its annual awards ceremonies, BAFTA has an international, year-round programme of lear... ...my. The first Film Awards ceremony took place in May 1949 and honoured The Best Years of Our Lives, Odd Man Out and The World Is Rich. ... ...Charitable mission BAFTA is an independent charity with a mission to "support, develop and promote the art forms of the moving imag... ...British Film Academy, as it was then known, presented the first awards for films made in 1947 and 1948. Since 2008 the ceremony has been held at the R... ... The Television Awards, celebrating the best TV programmes and performances of the past year, are also often referred to simply as "the BA... ...s since the admittance of television thirty years earlier. Among the first winning games were GoldenEye 007, Gran Turismo and interactive comedy MindG... ...s with leading UK film and television executives and the Heritage Archive, featuring broadcast-quality interviews with distinguished British members o... ... Actor ...

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A Medal for Benny

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... English A Medal for Benny is a 1945 American film directed by Irving Pichel. The st... ... Accolades 3 Awards 3.1 Nominations 3.2 ... ... Awards Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor (J. Carrol Naish) Nominati... ...Awards Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor (J. Carrol Naish) Nominations ... ...Naish) Nominations Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (J. Carrol Naish) ... ...ny on YouTube Categories 1945 films English-language films 19... ... Films directed by Irving Pichel Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe winning performance ... ... Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe winning performance Films set in California ... ... Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe winning performance Films set in California ...

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Geoffrey Rush

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... Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and film producer. He is one of the few people who have won the "... .... He is one of the few people who have won the " Triple Crown of Acting ": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award . He has won one Acade... ...one of the few people who have won the " Triple Crown of Acting ": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award . He has won one Academy Award... ...the few people who have won the " Triple Crown of Acting ": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award . He has won one Academy Award for ac... ... in Melbourne and Company B in Sydney, directed by Neil Armfield . For this performance, he received a Helpmann Award nomination for best male ac... ...Armfield . For this performance, he received a Helpmann Award nomination for best male actor in a play. Rush made his Broadway debut in a restaging... ...e won the Academy Award for Best Actor . In 1998, he appeared in three major films: Les Misérables, Elizabeth, and Shakespeare in Love . In 1999... .... Rush is also preparing for a film version of The Drowsy Chaperone, an award-winning stage musical. In addition, he voiced the alien Tomar-Re in t... ...beginning of 2009, Rush appeared in a series of special edition postage stamps featuring some of Australia's internationally recognised actors. He, C...

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The Story of Louis Pasteur

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...English The Story of Louis Pasteur is a 1936 American biographical film. It starred Paul Muni as the renowned sci... ...edited), and directed by William Dieterle. Muni won an Academy Award for Best Actor, while Collings and Gibney won for Best Screen... ... and directed by William Dieterle. Muni won an Academy Award for Best Actor, while Collings and Gibney won for Best Screenplay and... ...ted by William Dieterle. Muni won an Academy Award for Best Actor, while Collings and Gibney won for Best Screenplay and Best Stor... ...y William Dieterle. Muni won an Academy Award for Best Actor, while Collings and Gibney won for Best Screenplay and Best Story. Th... ...adio Theater. Categories 1936 films English-language films 19... ... Films directed by William Dieterle Films featuring a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance ... ... Dieterle Films featuring a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance Films set in France ... ...e Films featuring a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance Films set in France ...

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Michael Fassbender

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... Occupation Actor, producer Years a... ... Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977)[2] is a German–Irish actor of stage and screen whose career includes roles in bot... ...and screen whose career includes roles in both independent and blockbuster films. His feature film debut was in the fantasy war epic 300 (2006) as a S... ...istorical drama Hunger (2008), for which he won a British Independent Film Award for Best Actor. Subsequent roles included the independent film Fish T... ...drama Hunger (2008), for which he won a British Independent Film Award for Best Actor. Subsequent roles included the independent film Fish Tank (2009)... ... McKellen in X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014). Also in 2011, Fassbender's performance as a sex addict in Shame received critical acclaim. He won the ... ...that of Burton "Pat" Christenson in Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg's award-winning WW II television miniseries Band of Brothers (2001).[13] He played ... ... for years. Fassbender played Edward Rochester in the 2011 film Jane Eyre, featuring Mia Wasikowska in the title role, with Cary Fukunaga directing.[2... ...or his portrayal of Brandon.[27] Fassbender was a serious contender for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, but he was not nominated, a...

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Save the Tiger

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...00,000 (rentals)[2] Save the Tiger is a 1973 film about moral conflict in contemporary America. It stars Jack Lem... ...sful novel by literary standards). Lemmon won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Harry Stoner (making him the f... ...el by literary standards). Lemmon won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Harry Stoner (making him the first of ... ...rary standards). Lemmon won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Harry Stoner (making him the first of six actors... ...standards). Lemmon won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Harry Stoner (making him the first of six actors to w... ...ally at the box office, but critics and viewers who saw it liked the Oscar-winning performance of Jack Lemmon as Stoner. Award win... ...the box office, but critics and viewers who saw it liked the Oscar-winning performance of Jack Lemmon as Stoner. Award wins and no... ...IMDb. Retrieved June 8, 2013. ^ "Big Rental Films of 1973", Variety, 9 January 1974 p 19 ... ... films 1970s drama films Films featuring a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance ...

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From Here to Eternity

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... Edited by William A. Lyon Distributed by ... ...o Eternity is a 1953 George Reeves. The film won eight Academy Awards out of 13 nominations, including for Picture, Best Director ... ...ty is a 1953 George Reeves. The film won eight Academy Awards out of 13 nominations, including for Picture, Best Director (Fred Zi... ...ilm won eight Academy Awards out of 13 nominations, including for Picture, Best Director (Fred Zinnemann), Adapted Screenplay, Supporting Actor (Frank... ...or Picture, Best Director (Fred Zinnemann), Adapted Screenplay, Supporting Actor (Frank Sinatra) and Supporting Actress (Donna Reed).[2] The film's ti... ...t-nurses a weak, pompous commanding officer and the GIs under him. It is a performance to which he gives depth of character as well as the muscles whi... ... the few times he has had a chance to be something other than a crooner in films.[7] The New York Post applauded Frank Sinatra, re... ... Films directed by Fred Zinnemann Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winning performance ... ... Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winning performance Films featuring a Best Supporting...

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American Black Film Festival

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...] The festival is held annually and features full-length narratives, short films, mobile entertainment (defined by the official website[2] as “all sho... ...ntal films, music videos and webisodes”), and documentaries, all by and/or featuring Black writers, directors, actors, and actresses. The festival is ... ...es”), and documentaries, all by and/or featuring Black writers, directors, actors, and actresses. The festival is held annually in Miami Beach. ... ... 3 Winners 3.1 Awards and Recipients 1997-2001 ... ...founders, Jeff Friday, Byron E. Lewis and Warrington Hudlin, was to create a venue at which members of “Black Hollywood” could meet, network, collabor... ...ut Black members of cinema; until 1980, only two African-Americans had won academy awards for acting.[5] The founders of the ABFF decided, though, tha... ... awards were given, recognizing “artistic achievement” (male and female), “best actor,” “best actress,” “best director,” “film of the year,” and “soun... ... Career Achievement Award: Robert Townsend Best Performance by an Actress: Monica Calhoun, for Pandora's Box ... ... ^ Columnist. (2001). "Acapulco Film Festival Announces Award-Winning Films". Jet 100 (6): 46 ^ "American ...

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Sayonara

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... $22,000,115 (in U.S.) Sayonara is a 1957 color (Technicolor) American film starring Marlon Brando. The pictur... ...fighter pilot during the Korean War. Sayonara won four Academy Awards, including acting honors for co-stars Red Buttons and Miyosh... ...pilot during the Korean War. Sayonara won four Academy Awards, including acting honors for co-stars Red Buttons and Miyoshi Umeki.... ...ur to describe Katsumi. Ace eventually apologizes, then agrees to be Joe's best man at the wedding. Joe suffers further prejudice ... ...n Capote about Brando, "I’ve never worked with such an exciting, inventive actor. So pliable. He takes direction beautifully, and yet he always has so... ... See also List of American films of 1957 References ... ...n Japan Korean War films Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winning performance ... ... Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winning performance Films featuring a Best Supporting... ... Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winning performance Films featuring a Best Supporting Actress...

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Places in the Heart

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...984) is an American drama film written and directed by Robert Benton about a U.S. Depression-era Texas widow who tries to save the family farm with th... ... been blinded in the war. Edna sees the possibility of winning the Ellis County prize of $100 for the first bale of cotton brought... ...ed. Appearances The film features a performance by 1930s Western Swing musician Cliff Bruner. ... ...You like me—you really like me!" Award Category ... ... Result Academy Award Best Picture ... ... Academy Award Best Picture Arlene Donovan ... ... Won Best Supporting Actor John Malkovich ... ... Films directed by Robert Benton ... ... Films about race and ethnicity Films featuring a Best Actress Academy Award winning performance ...

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