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In conjunction with the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF) Congress, the Academy is proud to present a screening of Interstellar in 70mm, with Christopher Nolan in person.
Federation of Film Archives has honored three-time Oscar nominee Christopher Nolan with their annual FIAF Award. The FIAF Award celebrates an individuals “whose experience and personal commitment in the field of cinema underlines the missions of the Federation, by presenting them with a FIAF Award. The FIAF Award recognizes in particular their dedication and contribution to the preservation of, and access to, the world film heritage, for the pleasure of today’s audiences, as well as for the benefit of future generations.” Past recipients of the award have included Martin Scorsese (2001), who received the inaugural award, Ingmar Bergman (2003), Hou Hsiao-hsien (2006), Liv Ullmann (2010) and Agnès Varda (2013).
Nominated for five Academy Awards, and winning an Oscar for Visual Effects, Interstellar was directed by Christopher Nolan and written by Jonathan and Christopher Nolan. In the not-too-distant future when planet Earth has become nearly uninhabitable, a team of scientists must figure out a way to travel through space and time to alternate galaxies in order to save humanity.
Directed by Christopher Nolan. Produced by Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan, Lynda Obst. Screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan.
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Ellen Burstyn, John Lithgow, Michael Caine.