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Celebrating the Oscars with Academy Award Nominees, By Adrienne Papp

Celebrating the Oscars with Academy Award Nominees,

By Adrienne Papp 

Oscar Nominees In Person & On the Screen



February 21 – 27, 2016
Egyptian Theatre
Oscar Week at the Egyptian Theatre
 Oscar hype reaches a fever pitch this week as we close in on the 88th Academy Awards presentation on February 28. Who will be honored for the year’s greatest achievements in filmmaking? If you aren’t up to speed on the most talked-about contenders, or if you’re already Oscar-savvy and want a terrific refresher course before the big day, this is your chance.


Kicking off the countdown to Oscar Sunday on Sunday, February 21, is 89.3 KPCC’s “FilmWeek” Oscar Preview, recorded in front of YOU, the live audience. Join host Larry Mantle and the KPCC Film Critics when they discuss their picks and pans! This event is down to the last few tickets so advance tickets are recommended. Get the details!



Come by the Egyptian Theatre on February 26 & 27 to see the Oscar-Nominated Shorts in all categories, including documentarylive-action and animation from 2015, as well as a few bonus shorts. Nominees are from Russia, Chile, England, Vietnam, Pakistan, Liberia and more! Please note that the documentaries will be shown in our smaller theatre twice, once at 7 PM and once at 10 PM.


Distributed by Shorts International and Magnolia Pictures.


Meet the Oscar Nominated Film Editors, Art Directors

and Set Decorators!



The American Cinema Editors (ACE) and the Art Directors Guild and Set Decorators Society of America are back with their Academy Award Nominee panel discussions on Saturday, February 27.


The nominees discuss the films they are nominated for this year, as well as their earlier careers and take questions from the audience. These in-depth discussions are moderated by members of the guilds. Don’t miss this great opportunity to go behind-the-scenes with these masters of their craft!


The Oscar-Nominated Editors with speak at a 10:30 AM panel discussion entitled: “Invisible Art, Visible Artists”presented by the American Cinema Editors, and the Art Directors Guild and Set Decorators Society of America presents “The Art of Production Design” at 3:00 PM.


The nominees for editing are:



Margaret Sixel


Tom McArdle

Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey

Hank Corwin

Stephen Mirrione


The nominees for production design are:



Production Design: Adam Stockhausen

Set Decoration: Rena DeAngelo and Bernhard Henrich

Production Design: Colin Gibson

Set Decoration: Lisa Thompson

Production Design: Eve Stewart

Set Decoration: Michael Standish

Production Design: Arthur Ma

Set Decoration: Celia Bobak

Production Design: Jack Fisk

Set Decoration: Hamish Purd


These popular events are free to the public with RSVP. They DO reach capacity. Click on each event to see details about how to RSVP on our website, or go directly to Eventbrite. Guild members and American Cinematheque members will get priority entrance. Members of the public are first come, first served. You must be in line at 9:30am when doors open for the 10:30am event (Editors). For the Production Design event, the doors open at 2:00pm.



February 21 – 27, 2016


Coming Soon: Alan Rickman Tribute, The Films of Terrence Malick, Julie Delpy in person, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, George Clayton Johnson Tribute




Adrienne Papp, 2016

Adrienne Papp, 2016

About the Author of This Article:  Adrienne Papp is a recognized journalist, economist and feature writer, who has written for many publications including Savoir; The Westside Today Publications ; such as Beverly Hills 90210; Malibu Beach; Santa Monica Sun; The Beverly Hills Times; Brentwood News; Bel-Air View ; Celebrity Society ; Celeb Staff It Magazine Chic Today LA2DAY West Side Today among many others. She is the President and CEO of Los Angeles / New York-based publicity company, Atlantic Publicity and publishing house, Atlantic Publisher. Adrienne writes about world trends, Quantum Physics, entertainment and interviews celebrities, world leaders, inventors, philanthropists and entrepreneurs. She also owns Atlantic United Films that produces and finances true stories made for theatrical release or the silver screen. Spotlight News Magazine is owned by Atlantic Publicity that just opened a new extension to it : PublicityLosAngelesAdrienne Papp is a member of the International Press Academy.She is the Founder, CEO and President  of Youthful & Ageless ™, Bringing Information to Billions™, An Honorable Cause™



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