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Oscar® Sundays: 10 Years After the Win: 12 Years A Slave

Date
February 25
Time
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost
$10
Organizer’s Site
https://www.academymuseum.org/en/programs/detail/12-years-a-slave-018b1bda-92e9-19fe-99c9-58467ab3b858
Council District
City Council District 5

Recipient of the Vantage Award at the Academy Museum’s 2022 Gala, Steve McQueen has built a varied career challenging dominant narratives around cinema. His third feature, the unflinching story of Solomon Northup who is kidnapped and sold into enslavement, made major history at the 86th Oscars. Lead Chiwetel Ejiofor became the first Black British man to be nominated for Best Actor, Lupita Nyong’o the first Black African to win in any category, and McQueen the first Black man to win Best Picture. We’re revisiting this stunning work with the director-producer in person to reflect on his win 10 years ago.

Location

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
6067 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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