Events in Film & TV on August 29

  • 1952 New York premiere of history-based film "The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima"
  • 1953 KHSL TV channel 12 in Chico, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Film release premierFilm Release

1964 Walt Disney's "Mary Poppins" directed by Robert Stevenson and starring Julie Andrews and Dick van Dyke is released

Actress/Singer Julie Andrews
Actress/Singer
Julie Andrews
Animator Walt Disney
Animator
Walt Disney
  • 1967 Final TV episode of "The Fugitive" starring David Janssen watched by 78 million people
  • 1969 KYUS TV channel 3 in Miles City, MT (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1987 44th Venice Film Festival: "Au revoir les enfants" directed by Louis Malle wins Golden Lion
  • 1988 45th Venice Film Festival: "The Legend of the Holy Drinker" directed by Ermanno Olmi wins Golden Lion
  • 1992 Largest wrestling crowd outside US (75,000) at Wembley Stadium, London
  • 2001 58th Venice Film Festival: "Monsoon Wedding" directed by Mira Nair wins Golden Lion
  • 2007 64th Venice Film Festival: "Lust, Caution" directed by Ang Lee wins Golden Lion

Film tv awardsTelevision Awards

2010 62nd Emmy Awards: Mad Men, Modern Family, Bryan Cranston & Kyra Sedgwick win

  • 2012 69th Venice Film Festival: "Pieta" directed by Kim Ki-duk wins Golden Lion