Palm Beach International Film Festival Hosts Oscar Night America This Sunday: FREE Official Viewing Party of Palm Beach at Mizner Park Amphitheater in Downtown Boca
PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL HOSTS
OSCAR NIGHT® AMERICA
THE OFFICIAL ACADEMY SANCTIONED VIEWING PARTY OF PALM BEACH
As one of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and
Sciences’ 49 sanctioned official hosts of Oscar Night® America (ONA), Palm Beach International
Film Festival (PBIFF) and the City of Boca Raton will roll out the red carpet for the 84th Annual
Academy Awards® at Mizner Park Amphitheater on February 26, 2012. The evening begins at
7:30pm with a red carpet arrival for guests and local celebrities. At 8:00pm watch the live telecast
of the Oscars®, hosted by Billy Crystal, on the giant movie screen outside under a canopy.
“We’re thrilled to present this year’s event at Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton. I can think
of no better way to see the stars at the Oscars® than under the stars at this lovely venue. This
will be one of the most exciting events the festival has ever hosted,” commented Randi
Emerman, Executive Director of PBIFF.
Attire for the evening is Oscar® chic. Stroll the silent auction tables for some great finds on
unique items and pick-up an Oscar Ballot to take your best guess on who will win for a chance at
great prizes. Prize drawing tickets will also be available for a chance to win the Red Carpet
Experience at the 17th Annual PBIFF Opening Night Silver Screen Splash, April 11, 2012.
“The Greatest Show on Earth” Buffet features a yummy movie themed menu that puts other
buffets to Shame. Drinks include Crystal Clear Wines, Titanic-tinis (guaranteed to put you under)
and Ordinary People highballs, Million Dollar Baby sliders, The French Connection Fries, How
Green Was My Valley Salad with A Man for All Seasons dressing, Wings - wings, My Fair Lady
chicken fingers, The Silence of the Lambs chops, Chicago pizza, The Lord of the Rings onion
rings, Forrest Gump fried shrimp, You Can’t Take it With You cake, Gone With the Wind parfait
with ROCKY road ice cream and Casablanca Coffee.
Oscar Night America benefits PBIFF which is committed to supporting emerging filmmakers of
today and tomorrow. The festival strives to recognize new and original voices throughout the
world and channel the excitement of film into Palm Beach County local schools. The 17th Annual
Palm Beach International Film Festival will take place April 11 – 19, 2012.
VIP tickets: $100 includes The Greatest Show On Earth buffet, 2 drinks, VIP seating, red carpet
entrance, first 100 to purchase tickets receive Premier complimentary parking.
Free Admission: Sections of the amphitheater lawn areas are open to the public for free viewing-
Bring your own blanket or chair. Food and beverages available for purchase through venders. As
an official Oscar Night® America party, PBIFF will have copies of the commemorative poster and
the official Oscar® show program available to VIPS.
To purchase tickets in advance visit: www.pbifilmfestival.org or call 561-362-0003.
Venue: Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Oscar Night® America Palm Beach Committee: Randi Emerman, Shanna St. John,
Terry Watkins, Mary Kate Leming, Jerry Lower, Jo Anne Moeller, George Elmore, Charlie
Siemon, Chrissy Biagiotti, Beverly Haas, Harvey Wachman, Arlene Herson,
Yvonne Boice, Jill Poser, Barbara Russo, Barbara Brietstein, Bonnie Kaye, Jon Kaye, Joan
Schnell, John Oxendine, James Beardon, Mary Stern, Linda Stein, Robin Trompeter, Roni
Harkey, Cary Roman, David Etzler, Jan Andrew-Rudin, Joanne Polin, Lori Fagien,
Sponsors: Ed Morse Cadillac, WPBF/ABC TV, WRMF-FM, City of Boca Raton, the Mizner Park
Amphitheater, LivingFLA.com, The Coastal Star, Nostalgic America Magazine.