THURSDAY: Martin Scorsese, Christopher Plummer and Viola Davis are among the honorees at the 27th annual Santa Barbara film fest. Through Feb. 5 at the Arlington Theater and other venues. Sbiff.org

Actress and playwright Anna Deavere Smith joins artists Carrie Mae Weems and Eileen Cowin for a conversation and readings. Getty Center. Getty.edu

SATURDAY: Kelsey Grammer hosts the 64th annual Directors Guild Awards. Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. Dga.org

SUNDAY: Mary Tyler Moore receives life achievement honors at the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Shrine Auditorium. Sagawards.org

FEB. 2: Production designer Tony Walton will be feted at the Art Directors Guild’s 16th annual kudos. Beverly Hilton. Adg.org

FEB. 6-7: Jay-Z toplines two concerts at Carnegie Hall to benefit the United Way of New York City and the Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation. ShawnCarterSF.com