VARIETY 10 DIRECTORS TO WATCH & CREATIVE IMPACT AWARDS PRESENTED BY PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM SOCIETY

10 Directors to Watch & Creative Impact Awards Presented by the Palm Springs International Film Festival

Friday, February 26, 2021

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM US Eastern
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM US Central
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM US Mountain
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM US Pacific
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM UTC

About this Event

Variety's 10 Directors to Watch & Creative Impact Awards will feature a panel with the 10 Director To Watch followed by the Creative Impact Awards. 

 

Steve McQueen will receive the Creative Impact in Directing Award for his work on Amazon Studios’ Small Axe. McQueen directed all five films in the anthology including Mangrove, Lovers Rock, and Red, White and Blue.

 

Glenn Close will receive the Creative Impact in Acting Award for her work in Netflix’s Hillbilly Elegy. Glenn received a Critics Choice, Golden Globe, and SAG Award nomination for her role as MaMaw. 

 

Both will participate in an awards presentation and Q&A. 

 

Variety's 10 Directors to Watch

 

Prano Bailey-Bond (“Censor”) 

Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr. (“Wild Indian”) 

Nia DaCosta (“Candyman”) 

Sian Heder (“Coda”) 

Regina King (“One Night in Miami”) 

Philippe Lacôte (“Night of the Kings”) 

Roseanne Liang (“Shadow in the Cloud”) 

Pascual Sisto (“John and the Hole”) 

Ricky Staub (“Concrete Cowboy”) 

Robin Wright (“Land”) 

About the Speakers

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Steve McQueen
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Glenn Close