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The American Cinematheque Award annually honors "an extraordinary artist in the entertainment industry who is fully engaged in his or her work and is committed to making a significant contribution to the art of the motion pictures".[1]These are organised by American Cinematheque, an independent, non-profit cultural organization in Los Angeles dedicated exclusively to the public presentation of the moving image in all its forms.

RecipientsEdit

Recipient Year Age
Eddie Murphy 1986 25
Bette Midler 1987 42
Robin Williams 1988 35
Steven Spielberg 1989 43
Ron Howard 1990 36
Martin Scorsese 1991 49
Sean Connery 1992 62
Michael Douglas 1993 49
Rob Reiner 1994 47
Mel Gibson 1995 39
Tom Cruise 1996 34
John Travolta 1997 43
Arnold Schwarzenegger 1998 51
Jodie Foster 1999 36
Bruce Willis 2000 45
Nicolas Cage 2001 37
Denzel Washington 2002 48
Nicole Kidman 2003 36
Steve Martin 2004 59
Al Pacino 2005 65
George Clooney 2006 45
Julia Roberts 2007 40
Samuel L. Jackson 2008 60
Matt Damon 2010 40
Robert Downey Jr. 2011 46
Ben Stiller 2012 47
Jerry Bruckheimer 2013 56
Matthew McConaughey 2014 44
Reese Witherspoon 2015 39
Ridley Scott 2016 79
Amy Adams 2017 43
Bradley Cooper 2018 43
Charlize Theron 2019 44

Sid Grauman Award awardeesEdit

The American Cinematheque's Sid Grauman Award annually honors "an individual who has made a significant contribution to the Hollywood film industry in the continuing advancement of theatrical exhibition".[2]

Recipient Year Ref.
Jeffrey Katzenberg 2015
Sue Kroll 2016 [3][4]
IMAX 2017 [5]
Dolby Laboratories 2018 [6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "THE AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE AWARD Formerly known as THE MOVING PICTURE BALL". American Cinematheque. Retrieved October 22, 2014.
  2. ^ "Jeffery Katzenberg Getting New American Cinematheque Award". Deadline Hollywood. August 20, 2015. Retrieved August 21, 2015.
  3. ^ Murthi, Vikram; Murthi, Vikram (2016-07-13). "Warner Bros. Chief Sue Kroll To Receive Sid Grauman Award From American Cinematheque". IndieWire. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  4. ^ McNary, Dave; McNary, Dave (2016-07-13). "Sue Kroll Named Recipient of Sid Grauman Award". Variety. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  5. ^ Thorne, Will; Thorne, Will (2017-11-11). "Amy Adams Recognized for On-Screen 'Magic' at American Cinematheque Awards". Variety. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  6. ^ Malkin, Marc; Malkin, Marc (2018-11-07). "Lady Gaga, Sean Penn to Honor Bradley Cooper at American Cinematheque". Variety. Retrieved 2019-02-22.