P.S. fest loves Weintraub


Producer Jerry Weintraub will be honored with the Patron of the Arts Award, presented by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, at the 19th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival's Awards Gala on Jan. 5 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. The award recognizes Weintraub's support of projects "that encourage and recognize the commitment to excellence in the film industry." Also at the gala, Fox Searchlight's "Juno," directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody, is slated to receive the Chairman's Vanguard Award.