Oscar-winning filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci will participate Friday in the American Cinematheque’s weekend retrospective at the Directors Guild.
Bertolucci will conduct a Q&A following the screening of his first feature, “The Grim Reaper.” The program has added an additional screening Sunday of “The Conformist.” Information: (213) 466-3456, ext. 115.
Oscar nominee Angela Bassett will receive the Star Bright award, Cab Calloway will get the Paul Robeson award and Robert Hooks will take the Phoenix award tonight at the 12th annual Black American Cinema Society’s Independent Filmmakers Awards. Cash awards will also be given to three indie filmmakers and honorable mentions. Actress/singer Jenifer Lewis hosts. Event begins at 8 p.m. at Wilshire Ebell Theatre.