By: The Location Managers Guild International | Septmeber 4, 2019
September 21st at Eli & Edythe Broad Stage
WHAT: 6TH ANNUAL LOCATION MANAGERS GUILD INTERNATIONAL (LMGI) AWARDS will honor international features, television and commercials in which the creative use of filming locations set the tone, enrich the character and enhance the narrative.
WHO: Acclaimed Oscar®-nominated director Peter Weir (Witness, Dead Poets Society, The Truman Show, Master and Commander) will receive the Eva Monley Award, which recognizes and honors industry members who support the work of location professionals. Location Manager Michael J. Meehan (Dead Poets Society, The Perfect Storm, Pirates of the Caribbean, Master and Commander) will receive the 2019 LMGI Lifetime Achievement Award. Hidden Empire Film Group'sRoxanne Taylor, Deon Taylor and Robert F. Smith will receive the 2019 LMGI Humanitarian Award for their philanthropic reach across the globe.
Presenters will be announced shortly.
WHEN: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019 6:30 PM Press Check-In 7:00 PM Red Carpet Arrivals* | Cocktails 8:00 PM Show 9:30 PM After Party
The LMGI Awards are proudly sponsored by: GOLD LEVEL: Cinema Air, Inc.; Film LA, Film Commission Poland/Polish Film Institute, Fox Production Services, Honolulu Film Office, NBC Universal Operations, Reel Security, Reel Waste & Recycling; Skye Rentals, Warner Bros. Studio Facilities; SILVER LEVEL: Central Oregon Film Office, Film Fiji, Film Shasta/Redding Convention & Visitors Bureau, Film US Virgin Islands, Hollywood Locations, Los Angeles Center Studios, Mat Men, NorthStar Moving Company, Pacific Production Services, Pacific Traffic Control, Production Security Services, San Diego Film Office, Teamsters Local 399, Zio Rentals; BRONZE LEVEL: Baton Rouge Film Commission, Cast Locations, Classic Tents & Events, County of Placer-Lake Tahoe Film Office, Fairplex, Great Dane Production Services, Harris Diversified, LLC; Hollywood Forever, Inc.; Hotel Erwin, Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission, The Location Portal, ON-SET Disposals, Pinewood Atlanta Studios, Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, SouthScout Locations, Spacefy, Inc.; Toni Maier-On Location, Inc.; MEDIA SPONSORS: Creative Handbook, FOCUS Show Ltd, The Hollywood Reporter, The Location Guide Ltd, SHOOT and Variety.
ABOUT THE LMGI: The Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) is an organization of experienced career professionals in the Motion Picture, Television, Commercial and Print production industries. LMGI members are dedicated to the establishment of professional standards of personal conduct, safety on the set and business ethics. They support the formation of strong links with business members, governmental agencies and local communities. The Guild promotes awareness of the goals and achievements of members to the general public and within the industry through creative, educational and philanthropic programs. The LMGI was founded in 2003 as a 501(c)(6), non-profit corporation as the LMGA and rebranded in 2016 to reflect its growing International membership. The LMGI is not a labor union, it does not represent Location Managers/Scouts in wage or working condition negotiations. For more information about the #LMGIawards, visit locationmanagers.org or follow the LMGI on Facebook, Twitter @The_LMGI and Instagram.