Events in Film & Television in August 1927

  • Aug 1 Earliest date for a film to be considered for the Academy Awards

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Aug 12 "Wings", one of only two silent films - the other being The Artist in 2011 - to win an Oscar for best picture, opens starring Clara Bow (Outstanding Picture 1929)

Silent Screen Actress Clara Bow
Silent Screen Actress
Clara Bow