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‘The Wiz’ screening on Sept. 30


The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures celebrates its one-year anniversary on Friday, Sept. 30. To commemorate the occasion, they are presenting a special screening of the Motown musical, “The Wiz” (1978) at 7:30 p.m. in the museum’s theater at 6067 Wilshire Blvd. Special guests include the Debbie Allen Dance Studio.

“Regeneration: Black Cinema 1898–1971,” an in-depth look at Black participation and influence in American filmmaking, opened to the public in August and will run through April 9, 2023.

Films are shown in the museum’s Ted Mann Theater (TMT) and David Geffen Theater (DGT). Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for museum members. Students pay $5 per ticket; seniors and children are $7.

Various restorations by the Academy Film Archive will screen throughout the run of “Regeneration.” Select screenings include introductions, Q&As, and/or special guests, so check for updates, download the digital film guide, or follow @academymuseumscreenings on Instagram.