The 2nd Annual Lumière Celebration
A Benefit for the Philadelphia Film Society
Join the Philadelphia Film Society for the 2nd annual presentation of the Lumière Award. The Lumière Award, named in honor of the first filmmakers Auguste and Louis Lumière, is given to those that have demonstrated a passion for the furtherance of filmmaking as a vital artform and growing industry in Philadelphia.
This year, the Lumière Award’s inaugural recipient M. Night Shyamalan will present the award to
in honor of his dedication and contribution to film in Philadelphia, having starred in such iconic films as TWELVE MONKEYS, THE SIXTH SENSE, and UNBREAKABLE, in addition to his current work on Shyamalan’s upcoming film GLASS.
Thursday, Oct 26
7:30PM – 10:00PM
Award Presentation at 9:30PM
AKA Washington Square
834 Chestnut Street
$200 tax deductible
Proceeds from this event will support Philadelphia as a flourishing film city, and Philadelphia Film Society’s mission to create opportunities for diverse communities to experience film through initiatives that inspire, educate, challenge, and entertain.
M. Night Shyamalan & Lawrence Korman
Board of Directors
Jack Adler / Louis Bluver / Laurada Byers / Ellen Davis / Brian Effron / Betsy Filton / Gerald Guarcini / Ralph Hirshorn / Marjorie Honickman / Susan Jacquette / Victor Keen / Lawrence Korman / Joseph Manko Jr. / Suzanne Naples / Luana Neducsin / Barry O’Sullivan / Ruth Perlmutter / David Plaza / Steve Poses / Carol Saline / M. Night Shyamalan / Jill Ross / Ross Weiss / Justin Wineburgh / Linda Yaffe
Jill Bonovitz / Marc Brownstein / Nicole Cashman / Elizabeth Caulk / John Colabelli / J.P. Cummins / Tobey Dichter / Arlin Green / Michael Greenwald / David Haas / Brad Heffler / Eileen Heisman / Roger LaMay / Joseph Manko / Paula Moritz / Parinda Patel / Sharon Pinkenson / Carla Ricci / J. Mickey Rowley / Allen Sabinson / Richard Vague