The star-strewn winter sky is not the only place that shines brightly during the month of January. The red carpet at the Palm Springs International Film Festival’s 2007 Awards Gala will be competing with the stars in the sky for the most attention. As the hottest ticket in town, this year’s annual Gala promises excitement and glamour. The red carpet will be rolled out in front of The Palm Springs Convention Center on Saturday, January 6, to welcome stars, entertainment luminaries and film aficionados.
Sidney Pollack will be honored with the inaugural Screen Actors Guild Foundation Patron of the Arts Award, Cate Blanchett with the Career Achievement Award, Todd Field with the Sonny Bono Visionary Award, Kate Winslet with the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Alejandro González Iñárritu as Director of the Year, Adam Beach and Jessica Biel with Rising Star Awards, Philip Glass with the Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing, the cast of Babel with the Ensemble Performance Award, and Little Miss Sunshine with the Chairman’s Vanguard Award. Entertainment Tonight's Mary Hart will serve as emcee.
Career Achievement by an Actress Award
The Chairman’s Vanguard Award
The Desert Palm Achievement Award
Director of the Year Award
The Ensemble Performance Award
The Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing
Rising Star Award - Actor
Rising Star Award - Actress
The SAG Foundation Patron of the Arts Award
The Sonny Bono Visionary Award