Academy screening Chuck Jones shorts

Jul 28, 2010 by Ian Evans

Attention Chuck Jones fans!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is going to be screening all nine Oscar-nominated and winning shorts directed by legendary animator Chuck Jones on Friday, August 20, at 7:30 p.m. at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. This in conjunction with the Academy’s exhibition “Chuck Jones: An Animator’s Life From A to Z-Z-Z-Z” which includes drawings, storyboards, cels and other materials from his work.

The exhibition is open to the public through August 22 in the Academy’s Grand Lobby Gallery in Beverly Hills. For more information, call (310) 247-3600 or visit