Beginning Feb. 19, hours after balloting for the 85th annual Academy Awards ends, AMPAS will present five public
events during Oscar Week celebrating this year’s nominees at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.
Feb. 19: 7:30 p.m. Screenings of all of the 2012
Oscar-nominated films in the animated and live-action short categories, plus onstage discussions with the filmmakers. Jason Schwartzman will host.
Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m.: Spotlights the work of the nominated
filmmakers in the documentary short subject and documentary feature
categories, with clips and panel discussions. Michael Moore will host.
Feb. 21, 7:30 p.m.: Spotlights the nominated
achievements in the animated feature category.
Feb. 23, 10 a.m.: Directors of nominated foreign-language films will discuss their projects in a two-hour event with moderator Mark Johnson.
Feb. 23, 2:30 p.m.: Celebration of the nominees in makeup and hairstyling, moderated by branch governor Leonard Engelman.