||Nicolas Cage Honored by Chicago Film Fest
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The Governing Board of The 39th Chicago International Film Festival will honor Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage with a Career
Achievement Award, to be presented at their annual Summer Gala, Saturday, July 19 in the Grand Ballroom on Navy Pier, 600 E.
Grand Ave. Arts & Entertainment network anchor and award-winning journalist Bill Kurtis will emcee the event. Proceeds will benefit
the education and outreach programs of Cinema/Chicago, the umbrella organization that presents the annual Chicago International
The presentation of the Career Achievement Award will feature a film retrospective of Cage's career, which includes an Academy
Award for Best Actor in Leaving Las Vegas, and an Academy Award nomination for his work portraying Charlie Kaufman and his
fictional twin brother Donald in Spike Jonze's Adaptation. A live auction follows.
Call (312) 425-9400 ext. 100. See chicagofilmfestival.com .
Cinema/Chicago will present The 39th Chicago International Film Festival between Oct. 2-16.
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