Events in Film & Television in August 1993

  • Aug 1 Walter Koenig, Chekov of Star Trek, suffers a heart attack
  • Aug 10 Charlotte Anne Lopez, 16, of Vermont, crowned 11th Miss Teen USA
  • Aug 19 26th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Doubletree Hotel
  • Aug 31 50th Venice Film Festival: "Short Cuts" directed by Robert Altman and "Three Colors: Blue" directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski jointly awarded Golden Lion