Each year the Art House Convergence community celebrates achievements in film exhibition and contributions to the fields of art house and independent cinema with two awards.
We are currently accepting nominations for the 2019 Spotlight Lifetime Achievement Award and the Founders Distinguished Service Award (The Russell B. Collins Award).
The deadline to submit a nomination for either award is Friday, December 7, at 6:00 PM PT.
Winners will be announced during the Annual Conference. January 21—24, 2019.
Spotlight Lifetime Achievement Award
This award recognizes an individual whose exceptional contributions to Art House and independent film have sustained and invigorated the theatrical experience for future generations.
Previous recipients include: Gary Meyer, Ira Deutchman
Founders Distinguished Service Award
This award celebrates outstanding achievements in mission-driven cinema exhibition and recognizes an individual who has consistently enriched their community by providing public access to exceptional cinematic experiences.
Previous recipients include: Dylan Skolnick, Russ Collins