Affair: 44th Chaplin Award Gala Honoring Robert DeNiro
When: Monday, May 8, 2017 @ 7PM
Hot Spot: David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center, NYC
Deets: Join us as we honor the career of the two-time Academy Award-winner, Robert DeNiro.
On this special evening, we will celebrate the remarkable talent of a legendary actor who has portrayed some of the most memorable characters in film history and applaud his enduring commitment to cinema. The event will be attended by a host of notable presenters and will include movie and interview clips, culminating in the presentation of the Chaplin Award.
The 44th Chaplin Award Gala receives generous support from VDKA 6100, Loews Regency Hotel, and WNET.
About the Film Society's Chaplin Award Gala
The Film Society’s Annual Gala began in 1972 and honored Charlie Chaplin, who returned to the U.S. from exile to accept the commendation. Since then, the award has been renamed for Chaplin, and has honored many of the film industry’s most notable talents, including Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder, Laurence Olivier, Federico Fellini, Elizabeth Taylor, Bette Davis, James Stewart, Robert Altman, Martin Scorsese, Diane Keaton, Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Michael Douglas, Sidney Poitier, Catherine Deneuve, Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford & Morgan Freeman. See the full list here.
Who You May Spot: Robert DeNiro, Martin Scorcese, Michael Douglas, Whoopi Goldberg, Harvey Keitel, Barry Levinson, Sean Penn, Ben Stiller, Meryl Street