Four of the five directors nominated for this year's Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award® will speak at a
symposium at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theater
on Saturday, February 26, at 10 a.m. Unfortunately, the event is sold out, but there will be a standby line and in the
event of space, the line will be admitted ten minutes before the event begins.
Taking part on the panel will be Sweden's Kay Pollak (As It Is in Heaven), Germany's Oliver Hirschbiegel (Downfall), South Africa's Darrell Roodt (Yesterday) and Spain's Alejandro Amenabar (The Sea Inside).
The event is scheduled for two hours and will include clips from each of the nominated films and a Q&A session with the audience. The theater is located at 8949 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills.
Parking is available at 8920 Wilshire Boulevard (enter from Lapeer Drive ), 9025 Wilshire Boulevard (enter from Wetherly Drive ) and 9100 Wilshire Boulevard (enter from Doheny Drive ). For more information, call (310) 247-3600.