Academy to screen 'Hunt for Red October'
Thriller won Oscar for sound effects editingThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Science and Technology Council will present a 20th anniversary screening of John McTiernan's "The Hunt for Red October" on March 18 at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood.
The Cold War thriller, based on Tom Clancy's first novel, won an Oscar for sound effects editing and was nominated for film editing and sound.
Sci-Tech Council member Barry Weiss will introduce the evening, hosted by film historian and author Eric Lichtenfeld
Scheduled panelists include the film's production sound mixer Richard Bryce Goodman, supervising sound editors Cecelia Hall and George Watters II and editors Dennis Virkler and John Wright.