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The 2023 Awards Season with Gateway Film Center

Our annual celebration kicks-off this January

Awards season at the Film Center is cherished tradition, gathering our community of film-lovers together to celebrate the art of film. Once again, join us as we revisit the stories that moved us with the return of our favorite celebrations, including the 2023 Oscar Nominations Breakfast, and The 2023 Awards Gala at Gateway Film Center.


Tuesday, January 24 | Free to attend!

The 2023 Annual Nominations Breakfast

Kick off the Awards Season celebrations by watching the announcements live with fellow film overs, film critics, and members of our Film Center team. Complimentary breakfast will be served at 7:30AM, with the nomination announcements beginning around 8AM.

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Sunday, March 12 | Tickets on sale now

The 2023 Awards Gala at Gateway Film Center

As our biggest annual fundraiser, the Awards Gala is our way to gather the community in celebration of the films of the previous year. You are invited to walk the red carpet, enjoy a themed cocktail and delicious food, and watch the 95th Academy Awards with your fellow lovers of film, culture, and art.

Tickets on sale now

To learn more about organization or individual sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at give@gatewayfilmcenter.org 


See the 2023 Oscar Nominated Shorts with us

Coming to the Center on February 17

For the 18th consecutive year, ShortsTV and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films in all three categories – Animated, Live Action and Documentary. The nominees are determined by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from hundreds of qualifying films crafted by phenomenal artists across the globe.

We are thrilled to continue bringing their stories to Columbus every Awards Season.

Tickets coming soon:

Live Action Shorts

Documentary Shorts

Animated Shorts


Explore the Awards Season Archive

2022 Awards Season

2021 Awards Season


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