With the movie events calendar almost winding up, there are only a few events coming up in the remaining half of the year, with major movie events already having taken place. The 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards was already held on June 16, 2018, from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, U.S, and it saw several movie personalities win awards and “Black Panther” win the Best Movie Award.
Furthermore, the 90th Academy Awards ceremony (also known as the Oscars), presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, honored the best films of 2017 and took place at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California on 5 March 2018, and it saw “The Shape of Water” win Oscars for best picture and directing at the 2018 Academy Awards. The next award ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, February 24, 2019
The remaining half of the year will see only a few movie events taking place, with the calendar being continuously updated throughout the year as new dates for film’s biggest and best awards are announced. Inclusive of movie events to occur in early 2019, the upcoming movie events include;
Emmy Awards: The three-hour prime-time telecast American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, and is the equivalent of an Academy Award, is set to air on September 17, 2018, on NBC, and will originate from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The “Saturday Night Live” stars Colin Jost and Michael Che will host the ceremony.
Directors Guild of America Award: The Directors Guild of America Award for outstanding directorial achievement in motion pictures is one of the annual awards given by Directors Guild of America. The 70th annual Directors Guild of America Awards will take place on Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 at the Hollywood & Highland Center’s Ray Dolby Ballroom in California.
British Academy Film Awards: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts or BAFTA Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts to honor the best British and international contributions to film. With the 2018 show already held in April 2018, the upcoming one will be held in London on Sunday, February 10, 2019.
Screen Actors Guild Awards: The Screen Actors Guild Awards are accolades given by the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists to recognize outstanding performances in film and prime time television. The SAG Awards has set the date for next year’s ceremony, the 25th edition of the show: Jan. 27, 2019, with the 2018 Awards ceremony already having taken place in January.
Film Independent Spirit Awards: The Film Independent Spirit Awards, founded in 1984, are awards dedicated to independent filmmakers. Winners were typically presented with acrylic glass pyramids containing suspended shoestrings representing the paltry budgets of independent films. With the prior awards having taken place early this year on the 4th of March, the upcoming award ceremony is set to place to take place on February 23, 2019.