‘A Matter’ for AMPAS

Academy to release restored print

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that it will unspool a restored print of the 1946 pic “A Matter of Life and Death” (aka “Stairway to Heaven”) July 21.

Restoration was executed by the Academy Film Archive and Sony Pictures Entertainment, in collaboration with the British Film Institute’s National Film, Television and Video Archive.

Pic, which stars David Niven, Kim Hunter, Kathleen Byron and Richard Attenborough, was written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger.

For ticket and screening information, call (310) 247-3600.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading