Activities, tributes and honours

Title: Activities, tributes and honours
Dates of Material:

47 cm of textual records and other material
1 award
Scope and content

Series consists of records, 1968–2007, relating to activities and events held in Canada, the United States, Europe and Japan in which Norman Jewison participated. Includes correspondence, brochures, programs and other printed material, itineraries, invitations, texts of addresses, notes, photographs, digital video discs, video cassettes, announcements and other publicity related material from various activities, including acting as a juror at festivals, accepting awards and honours, serving on discussion panels and giving talks and lectures at festival retrospectives/tributes and special screenings, attending ceremonial functions, and giving addresses to clubs and societies. The series also includes the Burritt Award presented to Jewison by the Toronto Film Society in honour of the organization's 75th anniversary.

Physical description

Includes 67 photographs: col., 1 video cassette and 7 digital video discs.

Access restrictions

No restrictions.

Related groups of records
Box 42
4210Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences “Director’s Choice” retrospective (includes “In The Heat Of The Night”)1968
4211The Society of Film and Television Arts awards presentation1973
4212Los Angeles International Film Exposition tribute1978
4213Speech given to the Royal Commonwealth Society1979
4214Academy Awards Show congratulations and publicity re production1981
4215“The Filmmakers : The Norman Jewison Lectures” University of Toronto, – See Posters (60/OS – 2P3, 2P4)1988-1989
4216Empire Club address “The Power Of Film And It’s Influence”1984
4217Director’s Guild of America Annual Awards Dinner1985, 1991-1994
4218Vancouver International Film Festival tribute1986
4219Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Annual Academy Awards Presentation (with program annotations by Norman Jewison)1986, 1993, 1997
4220 Festival de Cine de Grijon (Spain) retrospective1987
Box 43
431 Hollywood Walk of Fame star unveiling1988(Photos P1-2)
433Retrospective in USSR1989-1990(Photos P1-3)
434 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Nominees Luncheon,1991, 1997
435 “Artists On Film” tribute (Washington Filmmakers)1994
436 “International Film Director’s Event : A Weekend With Norman Jewison,” Bowling Green State University Foundation Inc.1996
437 Hampton’s International Film Festival “Big Picture Program” (“In The Heat Of The Night”)1997
438 Society of Motion Picture and Television Art Directors Local 876 60th Anniversary Awards Celebration honor1998
439 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences tribute to Sidney Poitier/premiere of restored print of “In The Heat of the Night”1998
4310 Hollywood Film Festival Outstanding Achievement in Directing Award1998
4311 USA Film Festival Great Director tribute (Dallas)2000
4312 Bloor Cinema “They Call Me Mr. Jewison” Film Festival (Toronto)2000
4313 TaorminaFilmFest (Sicily) Diamond Award (“Jesus Christ Superstar”)2000
4314 Tokyo International Film Festival president of the Jury for Competition2001(Photos P1-17)
4315 Lake Placid Film Forum tribute/ “Real to Reel” panel member2001
4316 Festival Fantastic Arts in Gerardmer (France) president of the jury2002(Photos P1-6)
4317 Festival of Seville, Cinema and Sport tribute2002
4318 American Society of Cinematographers Board of Governors Award2002
Box 65
65 /OS28 Governor General’s Performing Arts Award2003
65 /OS29 Victoria University Chancellor’s installation (Vic Reports issue)2004
Box 76
761 “The Films Of Norman Jewison” The Museum of Modern Art, New York (premiere of “Fiddler On the Roof”)1971
762 The Society of Film and Television Arts special evening, London[1975?]
763 Various dinners, ceremonies, performances, benefits and other events attended by Norman Jewison1983-2005(Photos P1-4)
764 Trent University honorary degree1985
765 University of Toronto honorary degree1985
766 Montreal World Film Festival tribute1991
767 Ontario College of Art honorary dinner1992
768 Ramon John Hnatyshyn Award for Voluntarism in the Performing Arts1992



(Photos P1)
769 Philadelphia Weekend Film Festival honored guest1992
7610 Community Centre 55 homecoming ceremony1992
7611 Canadian Club “Canadian Of The Year” award1995
7612 Canadian Club speaker and guest of honour1995
7613 University of Toronto Spring Reunion keynote speaker1997
7614 Canadian Spinal Research Organization benefit host for “Fiddler On The Roof” anniversary screening1997
7615 Nortel Palm Springs International Film Festival Director’s Lifetime Achievement Award1997
7616 University of Toronto Arbor Award1998
7617 Canada’s Walk of Fame induction1998(Photos P1-7)
7618 Royal Ontario Museum Lifetime Achievement Award1998
7619 University of Toronto Convocation Chancellor’s Procession1998(Photos P1-4)
7620 Producers Guild of America Golden Laurel Award nominee2000



(Photos P1-2)
7621 International Film Festival (Edmonton) special presentation of “Moonstruck”2000(Photos P1)
7622 Liberty Hill Foundation Upton Sinclair Award2000
7623 The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Opus Award2001



(Photos P1-10)
7624 Norman Jewison Park official naming2001
7625 Victoria University Convocation and Emmanuel College Graduation address2001



(Photos P1)
7626 Cinema Society of San Diego “Salute To Norman Jewison”2002
7627 Luncheon in honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh (includes Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal)2002



(Photos P1)
2008.06, Box 1
15 Diary of visit to the White House1994
16 Video cassette of National Board of Review 2003 Billy Wilder Award Honoree2004
17 Digital video disc of “Arts and Minds” interview re Peter Raymont, director of “Shake Hands With The Devil”2005
18 Amazonas Film Festival (Brasil)2005
19 Eurasia Film Festival (Turkey)2006
110 “Great To Be Nomintated: Best Picture Nominees Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences screening of “Fiddler On The Roof”2006

Photographs : col. (IGLA)
P1 Standing in the audience
P2 Talking into a microphone
P3 Shaking hands onstage
P4–13 With cast and production members


111 Sarasota Film Festival Career Tribute Award2007
1176 digital video discs of “TCM Private Screenings” interview out takes (Sarasota Film Festival)2007
118 St. Luis Obispo Film Festival King Vidor Award – Transcripts of statements from Whoopi Goldberg / Danny Aiello / Denzel Washington / Olympia Dukakis, Nicholas Cage / Paul Michael Glazer2007
119 Address at Trent University re Kenneth Mark Drain Endowed Chair in Ethics2007
2023.02, Box 1
1Toronto Film Society 75th Anniversary 2022/23 Burritt Award2022-2023