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By Erik Luers on September 10, 2021
The Chaplin Award Gala, Film at Lincoln Center's most important fundraising event of the year (with all proceeds benefitting the organization in its mission to support the art and craft of cinema), annually celebrates a pioneering titan of the film industry. Originating in 1972 with that year's recipient being none other than the award's namesake, Charlie Chaplin, the 46th recipient of the award was Academy Award-winner Spike Lee.
By Film at Lincoln Center on August 5, 2021
Film at Lincoln Center is pleased to announce the 46th Chaplin Award Gala honoring Academy Award–winner Spike Lee. Postponed last year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the tribute is now rescheduled for Thursday, September 9 at Alice Tully Hall.
By Jordan Raup on January 23, 2020
On April 27, join Film at Lincoln Center as we honor the career of Academy Award-winning director Spike Lee at the 46th Chaplin Award Gala.
By Jordan Raup on February 8, 2019
As the Film Society of Lincoln Center celebrates 50 years of supporting the art and craft of cinema and enriching film culture, we're taking a look back at the Chaplin Award Gala.
By Jordan Raup on May 4, 2018
The event featured notable guest presenters such as Mikhail Baryshnikov, Robert De Niro, Vin Diesel, Taylor Hackford, Jeremy Irons, Julie Taymor, and a special message from Billy Crystal.
By Jordan Raup on March 27, 2018
The Chaplin Award Gala will celebrate the Academy Award–winning actress and beloved figure of stage, screen, and television who has bestowed upon the world a series of iconic performances in a career spanning more than fifty years.
Mikhail Baryshnikov, Vin Diesel, and Taylor Hackford to Honor Helen Mirren at 45th Chaplin Award Gala
By Jordan Raup on March 1, 2018
The first round of presenters for the 45th Chaplin Award Gala honoring Helen Mirren, taking place April 30 at Alice Tully Hall, has been announced.
By Jordan Raup on May 25, 2017
See a gallery of photos from the 44th Chaplin Award Gala, where the Film Society of Lincoln Center honored Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro.