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Scorsese Screens - August 2018
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Turner Classic Movies, in partnership with The Film Foundation, will present "Scorsese Screens" with Academy Award®-winning filmmaker and champion of film preservation Martin Scorsese, who will write an exclusive monthly column for and TCM's Now Playing viewing guide. Scorsese, who recently took home an Emmy for directing the pilot for HBO's acclaimed series Boardwalk Empire, will provide insight on the various films and programs on the TCM schedule. Scorsese's debut piece on October programming is currently available on

"Martin Scorsese is a master filmmaker with an immense passion for movies, an encyclopedic knowledge of film history and a ceaseless dedication to preserving the world's cinematic heritage," said Dennis Adamovich, senior vice president of brand and digital activation/general manager of festivals for TCM, TBS and TNT. "We are proud of our partnership with The Film Foundation in bringing Scorsese's unique voice to TCM's community of fans."

About The Film Foundation
The Film Foundation is a nonprofit organization established in 1990 by Martin Scorsese and dedicated to protecting and preserving motion picture history by providing annual support for preservation and restoration projects at the leading film archives. For 20 years, the foundation has been instrumental in raising awareness of the urgent need for film preservation and has helped to save more than 555 motion pictures. In addition, the foundation also creates innovative educational programs such as The Story of Movies, an interdisciplinary curriculum designed to teach students about the cultural, artistic, and historical significance of film.