As it has become tradition, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association together with the American Cinematheque will hold a Directors Roundtable on the day before the Golden Globes, January 14, 2012 at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood. Discussing their Golden Globe nominated films will be the directors Yimou Zhang (FLOWERS OF WAR), Angelina Jolie (IN THE LAND OF BLOOD AND HONEY), Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne (KID WITH A BIKE), Asghar Farhadi (A SEPARATION) and Pedro Almodóvar (THE SKIN I LIVE IN).
The event will start at 1pm and will be moderated by Mike Goodridge of Screen International. Admission is free and so is parking (first come, first served) in the Classic Parking lot at Las Palmas Avenue and Selma Avenue behind the Egyptian. You must tell the attendant that you are going to the Egyptian Theatre for the Golden Globe event.
Films screened daily Starting January 9, at 7:30pm the five Golden Globe nominated Foreign Language films will show at the Aero Theater in Santa Monica Monday:
“In the Land of Blood and Honey” (USA, Bosnian) directed by Angelina Jolie
Tuesday: “The Skin I Live In” (Spain) directed by Pedro Almodóvar
Wednesday: “A Separation” (Iran) directed by Asghar Farhadi
Thursday: “The Kid With a Bike” (Belgium), directed by Jean-Pierre
and Luc Dardenne (filmmakers in attendance)
Friday: “The Flowers of War” (China) directed by Yimou Zhang
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The stage is set for an evening of beauty and glamour with the news that an international ensemble of some of the world’s most gorgeous actresses will be presenting Golden Globes during Sunday’s star-studded ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Nicole Kidman from Australia, India’s Frieda Pinto and Mexican-born Salma Hayek are among the first group of presenters announced by the Hollywood Foreign Press. Together with Melissa McCarthy from Bridesmaids they will be joining the handsome trio of Antonio Banderas, Clive Owen and Jake Gyllenhaal at the ceremony, which will be hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais and televised live on NBC.
More presenters will be announced during the coming week.
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