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51st San Francisco International Film Festival. Through Thursday. (415) 561-5000. www.sffs.org

BritWeek2008. Through Saturday. Various venues in Los Angeles and Orange County. (310) 312-1012. www.britweek.org

23rd annual ASCAP Film & Television Music Awards. Alan and Marilyn Bergman presented the ASCAP Founders Award. 6:30 p.m., Beverly Hilton. www.ascap.com

Henry Jaglom DVD signing. The director signs copies of "Hollywood Dreams." The film's star Tanna Frederick set to attend. Rocket Video, Los Angeles. (323) 965-1100

Hollywood Hero Award Gala. Presented by USA Today president and publisher Craig Moon. Earvin "Magic" Johnson honored. 6 p.m., Beverly Hills Hotel. (800) 890-7656. www.hollywoodhero.usatoday.com

The 2008 JCPenney Asian Excellence Awards. Co-hosts are Carrie Ann Inaba and Bobby Lee. 6 p.m., Royce Hall, UCLA, Westwood. (303) 712-5457. www.jcpenney.net

Cal State Northridge's 18th annual Senior Film Showcase. Actor-director Robert Townsend honors film students. 7:30 p.m. Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre, North Hollywood. (818) 677-2130

Women of Vision Awards Benefit Gala. Presented by Women in Film and Video. Honorees include Patty Duke, Susan Lacy, Linda Maslow and Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady. Ritz-Carlton, Washington. www.wifv.org

Show & Tell: The Art of Vision. Through June 20. Featuring artwork from more than 75 artists. Zimmer Museum and the Bell Family Gallery of the Jewish Federation. www.zimmershowandtell.org

Ninth annual Golden Trailer Awards gala. Orpheum Theatre, Los Angeles. (212) 678-0821. www.goldentrailer.com

Media as Entertainment: A Conversation With George Carlin. 7 p.m., the Paley Center for Media, Beverly Hills. (310) 786-1042. www.paleycenter.org

Covenant House California Awards Gala. Host is Ginger Atherton. Honorees include Nikki Sixx and Scott-Vincent Borba. www.covdove.org

"The Letter" and "Beyond the Forest." Part of the tribute to Bette Davis. 7:30 p.m., Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Leo S. Bing Theater. (310) 247-3600. www.oscars.org

Global Sound Conference. Through Monday. A four-day symposium and nightly concerts. Marina del Rey Marriott. www.discoversound.com

Los Angeles Multi-School Jazz Band free concert. WLCAC Bradley Senior Center, Watts, Calif. www.playboyjazzfestival.com

Santa Monica Festival: Revel With a Cause. Daylong music and arts festival. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Clover Park, Santa Monica. (310) 458-8350. www.arts.santa-monica.org/festival

"Now, Voyager" and "Old Acquaintance." Part of the tribute to Bette Davis. 7:30 p.m., Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Leo S. Bing Theater. (310) 247-3600. www.oscars.org

"Lying on Iguanas." Donna Sternberg & Dancers explore our relationship with our environment. Ecosystems panel discussion, 7:30 p.m.; performance 8:30 p.m., Assistance League Playhouse, Hollywood. (310) 260-1198. www.dsdancers.com

15th annual Revlon Run/Walk for Women. Presented by the Entertainment Industry Foundation. Proceeds to benefit women's cancer research, counseling and outreach programs. 8:45 a.m., Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. (310) 322-3344. www.revlonrunwalk.com

Walk for Love on Mother's Day. Walkathon benefits several causes. 10 a.m., Beverly Hills Public Library. (424) 202-8585

Bob Dylan's American Journey, 1956-1966. Through June 8. A listening station features Dylan's first recording, unreleased commercially. Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles. (877) 722-4849. www.skirball.org

10 Years of Progress Toward a Cure. Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy present dinner honoring Susan and David Axelrod. Guest speaker is George Stephanopoulos. 6 p.m., the Yale Club of New York City. (312) 255-1801

Festival de Cannes. Through May 25. www.festival-cannes.fr

"The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" exhibit. Through June 25. Sets, props and costumes will be displayed. El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood. www.elcapitantickets.com

Fifth annual Charity Motorcycle Ride. Benefiting the Academy of Country Music Charitable Fund. Hosted by Montgomery Gentry. Las Vegas Harley-Davidson. (818) 788-8000, Ext. 213. www.acmcountry.com/ride2008

Children Affected by AIDS Foundation Night of Comedy VI. Host is Doris Roberts. Performances by Ray Romano, Sarah Silverman, Bryan Callen, Drew Carey and Fred Willard. 8 p.m., Wilshire Theatre, Beverly Hills. (310) 258-0850. www.caaf4kids.org

Academy of Country Music New Artists' Party for a Cause. Proceeds to benefit the Academy of Country Music Charitable Fund. 6 p.m., MGM Grand Conference Center Pavilion, Las Vegas. www.acmcountry.com

"The Little Foxes" and "Payment on Demand." Part of the tribute to Bette Davis. 7:30 p.m., Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Leo S. Bing Theater. (310) 247-3600. www.oscars.org

43rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards. 8 p.m., MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas. (800) 929-1111. www.mgmgrand.com
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