Peter Weir, Michael J. Meehan and Hidden Empire Film Group’s
Deon Taylor, Roxanne Taylor and Robert F. Smith to Be Honored
at Eli & Edythe Broad Stage, Sept. 21
The 6TH ANNUAL LOCATION MANAGERS GUILD INTERNATIONAL (LMGI)AWARDS, honoring the creative use of filming locations that set the tone, enrich the character and enhance the narrative, will be presented in the following categories: Contemporary Film, Period Film, Contemporary TV, Period TV, Commercials and Film Commissions. Honorary Awards include the Humanitarian, Lifetime Achievement and the Eva Monley Award. The full list of nominees can be viewed here: http://locationmanagers.org/submissions-6th-lmgi-awards/
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019
6:30 PM Press Check-In
7:00 PM Red Carpet Arrivals* | Cocktails
8:00 PM Show
9:30 PM After Party
THE ELI & EDYTHE BROAD STAGE
1310 11th St, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Emmy®-winning director Claire Scanlon (The Office, Set It Up, The Last Man on Earth), Oscar® -nominated producer Duncan Henderson (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Dead Poets Society), Clara Le, Commercial Director The Location Guide/FOCUS/ makers, join Oscar and Emmy -winning actress Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous, American Crime, Jerry Maguire), Emmy-winning actress Holland Taylor (Legally Blonde, Two and a Half Men, The Practice,The Truman Show ), and Joe Mantegna (The Godfather: Part lll, Criminal Minds, The Simpsons) to present at the LMGI Awards ceremony, hosted by TV host AJ Gibson.
As previously announced, acclaimed Oscar-nominated director Peter Weir (Witness,Dead Poets Society, The Truman Show, Master and Commander) will receive the Eva Monley Award, which recognizes and honors industry members who support the work of location professionals. Location Manager Michael J. Meehan (Dead Poets Society, The Perfect Storm, Pirates of the Caribbean, Master and Commander) will receive the 2019 LMGI Lifetime Achievement Award. Hidden Empire Film Group’s Roxanne Taylor, Deon Taylor and Robert F. Smith will receive the 2019 LMGI Humanitarian Award for their philanthropic reach across the globe.
On sale now at locationmanagers.org/the-6th-annual-lmgi-awards-tickets/
The LMGI Awards are proudly sponsored by: PLATINUM LEVEL: Mixology 101, Paramount Pictures, Skye Rentals: GOLD LEVEL: Cinema Air Inc., Film Commission Poland/Polish Film Institute, Film LA, Fox Production Services, Honolulu Film Office, Malta Film Commission, NorthStar Moving Company, NBC Universal Operations, Reel Security, Reel Waste & Recycling; Warner Bros. Studio Facilities; SILVER LEVEL: Central Oregon Film Office, Film Fiji, Film Shasta/Redding Convention & Visitors Bureau, Film US Virgin Islands, Hollywood Locations, Los Angeles Center Studios, Mat Men, Occidental Studios, Pacific Production Services, Pacific Traffic Control, Production Security Services, San Diego Film Office, Teamsters Local 399, Zio Rentals; BRONZE LEVEL: Baton Rouge Film Commission, Calibu Maintenance Services, Cast Locations, Classic Tents & Events, County of Placer-Lake Tahoe Film Office, Fairplex, Great Dane Production Services, Harris Diversified, LLC; Hollywood Forever, Inc.; Hotel Erwin, Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission, The Location Portal, ON-SET Disposals, Pinewood Atlanta Studios, Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, SouthScout Locations, Spacefy, Inc.; Toni Maier-On Location, Inc.; LIQUOR SPONSORS: Humphrey Bogart Spirits, Bandero Tequila, ABK Beer; MEDIA SPONSORS:Creative Handbook,FOCUS Show Ltd,The Hollywood Reporter, The Location Guide Ltd, SHOOT Magazine/ SHOOTonline and Variety.