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What: Hyphenate David O. Russell feted with the Filmmakers Alliance Vision Award on Wednesday.

Who: Actor and award presenter Jason Schwartzman, Arianna Huffington and comedic thesp Tim Meadows

Where: Directors Guild of America on Sunset Boulevard

Come on down: Upon accepting the honor, Russell invited the press to join him onstage for a photo shoot, saying: “Sure, sometimes you do that after the speech, but why be conventional?”

The good old days: Russell proceeded to narrate snippets of his life story, spanning from his time as a waiter living with his parents to his tenure as a script reader, “which sounded better than a waiter, but paid less, so I was still living with my parents,” he said.

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