Plus: Katharine DeShaw to lead Academy Museum fundraising efforts; and more…
The actress and sometime director will collect the 45th AFI Life Achievement Award at a gala tribute on June 8, 2017.
Chair of the AFI board of trustees, Howard Stringer
, described Keaton as “peerless in her mastery of both comedy and drama”.
Keaton’s credits include her Oscar-winning performance in Annie Hall, as well as The Godfather, Play It Again, Sam, Sleeper, Love And Death
, Manhattan, Looking For Mr. Goodbar
, Marvin’s Room, Something’s Gotta Give, Father Of The Bride
, Finding Dory
and The Young Pope
Arts and philanthropy veteran Katharine DeShaw has been appointed managing director, advancement and external relations at the Academy Museum Of Motion Pictures, effective November 1. DeShaw will direct all aspects of fundraising, including completion of the $388m capital campaign to support the new museum, which is now under construction.Doc NYC programming includes the eight-day Doc NYC Pro conference comprising talks, panels