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Tony Scott's family has established a scholarship for young film-makers in honour of the late director. The Top Gun helmer died on August 19 after jumping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Los Angeles. A scholarship fund has now been set up by Scott's family at the American Film Institute (AFI). The AFI is a national arts organisation founded in 1967 to preserve the legacy of American film and nurture upcoming American film-making talent. In a statement (more) »

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