Our ladies went to the Hollywood Film Awards yesterday and Angelina looked absolutely stunning! And the award seasons is officially opened now so we will have a lot of events to look forward to!
Angie and Loung also won the award for Hollywood foreign language film for First They Killed My Father and you can view the acceptance speech video below and more videos in the video archive.
Angelina and Loung Ung will attend the AFI Fest and hold a lecture called “On Collaborative Storytelling”. We will get back to you with the exact date but below is some more information:
AFI FEST 2017 Presentations and Conversations Lineups Feature Christopher Nolan, Angelina Jolie and More
Conversations on directing with Christopher Nolan and on storytelling with Angelina Jolie and Loung Ung are among the events on the Presentations and Conversations lineups for AFI FEST 2017 presented by Audi. Other events include a roundtable of documentary filmmakers presented by the Los Angeles Times; The Hollywood Reporter’s Indie Contenders Roundtable with eight standout artists; an in-depth conversation with director Patty Jenkins; a conversation with filmmaker Agnès Varda; and a conversation with Martin McDonagh and Sam Rockwell about THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURIE, presented by Variety.
AFI FEST takes place November 9 to 16, 2017, in the heart of Hollywood. Screenings, Galas and other events will be held at the TCL Chinese Theatre, the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres, the Egyptian Theatre and The Hollywood Roosevelt.
ON COLLABORATIVE STORYTELLING: ANGELINA JOLIE AND LOUNG UNG
Director Angelina Jolie and writer Loung Ung discuss the artistic and cross-cultural collaboration that brought FIRST THEY KILLED MY FATHER to the screen. Based on Ung’s autobiography, the film centers on a young girl who must embark on a harrowing quest for survival amid the sudden rise and terrifying reign of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia. FIRST THEY KILLED MY FATHER is Cambodia’s official Best Foreign Language Film Oscar® submission.
Angelina and Loung Ung went to Netflix’s First They Killed My Father The Contenders 2017 Panel in LA on November 4. They both looked beautiful and they also posed together for a wonderful portrait.
One more event coming up for Angelina and this time it’s the UNCA Awards and she will be the guest of honor. The event will take pleace on December 15 in New York.
Some great news to the lovely ladies – Angie and Loung Ung won the “Hollywood Foreign Language Film Award” and for First They Killed My Father and they ceremony is on Sunday, November 5 at the Beverly Hilton in California. And I’m guessing they both will attend! James Corden is going to host the awards ceremony and you can read more below:
Dick Clark productions announced today that Oscar-winner Angelina Jolie, and author-activist Loung Ung will receive the “Hollywood Foreign Language Film Award,” at the 21st Annual “Hollywood Film Awards” for their critically-acclaimed film First They Killed My Father, which has been selected by Cambodia’s Oscar submission for Best Foreign Language Film.
Jolie also directed the film and co-wrote the screenplay with Ung, who also serves as executive producer and whose gripping memoir the film is based upon.
Loung was five years old when the Khmer Rouge came to power, and the story is told through her eyes, from 1975 through 1978, depicting the indomitable spirit and devotion of her family as they struggle to stay together.