View a list of all expanded essays . The NFPB, established by the National Film Preservation Act of 1988, was reauthorized by acts of Congress in 1992, 1996, 2005, and again in October 2008. ‘The Dark Knight,’ ‘Shrek,’ ‘Hurt Locker’ & More Join The 2020 Class of The National Film Registry. Last updated 11:26 AM, Tuesday December 15 2020 GMT. This year’s 25 inductees into the National Film Registry were announced today, and they include Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight and Stanley Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange. Brief descriptions and expanded essays are available for many Registry titles. National Film Registry adds The Dark Knight, The Hurt Locker, and, uh, Shrek. The Dark Knight and Shrek are among a list of films that have been newly added to the National Film Registry. Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914) 3. Movies like "The Dark Knight," "Shrek," and "A Clockwork Orange" are among the 25 movies that have been added to the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress. News . John Latchem. SHARES. 28. The Dark Knight, Blues Brothers, and Shrek are among this year's selections to be inducted into the National Film Registry. The National Film Registry (NFR) is the United States National Film Preservation Board's (NFPB) selection of films which are believed to be deserving of preservation. December 14, 2020 10:52 am. Shrek (2001) Even by DreamWorks standards, the charm and magic of “Shrek” seemed extraordinary upon its initial release almost 20 years ago — and its power has yet to diminish in the intervening years. Dark Knight, Joy Luck Club, Shrek added to National Film Registry It's time to whip up a celebratory batch of waffles for the 2020 Library of Congress inductees. The movies, recently announced for inclusion by the National Film Preservation Board, spans the last 100 years of film history, from Laurel and Hardy's 1928 masterpiece, The Battle of the Century , which boasts the largest pie fight in movie history, to Christopher Nolan's zeitgeist exploding The Dark Knight . Share Tweet. Il tient par contre compte d’une lente et difficile progression au fil du temps, vers un accès équitable entre hommes et femmes aux postes de responsabilité dans le monde du cinéma. The Battle of the Century(1927) 5. Shrek Has Been Inducted Into The US National Film Registry For Being 'Culturally Significant' Stewart Perrie. In case you didn’t know, each film that gets selected must be at least 10 years old to be part of the registry, that has a total count of 800 motion pictures. Complete National Film Registry Listing. En nommant cette année dix films réalisés par des femmes, le National Film Registry est certes encore loin d’un semblant de parité. The Library of Congress just announced 25 films that will be added to its National Film Registry this year, and the list includes fan favorites like “Grease,” “The Dark Knight” and “Shrek.” According to the Library of Congress’ website, the National Film Registry is a collection of films deemed culturally, historically and/or aesthetically significant. The likes of A Clockwork Orange, The Blues Brothers, and more joined the superhero classic and animated hit to make the 25 new additions to the list, in a library that preserves films on the grounds of cultural significance for future examination and exhibition. Chaque année, le National Film Registry (registre national de films) des États-Unis sélectionne 25 films du patrimoine cinéma américain pour être conservé et Save. Screenshot: YouTube. “The Dark Knight,” “Shrek,” “Grease,” “The Blues Brothers,” “Lillies of the Field,” “The Hurt Locker,” “A Clockwork Orange,” “The Joy Luck Club” and “The Man With the Golden Arm” are among this year’s additions to the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden Dec. 14 announced the annual selection of American films to join the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress, this year putting a spotlight on diverse filmmakers. Unlike the Oscars or other annual awards, being selected by the Library of Congress as one of the 25 films picked to join the National Film Registry is on a whole different level. The National Film Registry (NFR) is the United States National Film Preservation Board's (NFPB) selection of films which are believed to be deserving of preservation.The NFPB, established by the National Film Preservation Act of 1988, was reauthorized by acts of Congress in 1992, 1996, 2005, and again in October 2008. Shrek And The Dark Knight Among Titles Added To National Film Registry The registry preserves films that are "culturally, historically, or aesthetically" significant. Stunning. December 21, 2020. Cultural artifacts. National Film Registry Adds The Dark Night, Shrek, A Clockwork Orange, Record Number of Films by Women Grease, The Blues Brothers, and Kathryn Bigelow's The Hurt Locker are also being enshrined The National Film Registry's 2020 additions includes The Dark Knight, Shrek, The Blues Brothers, A Clockwork Orange, and more. Suspense (1913) 2. Following recent social movements that took place in 2020, this time around, the National Film Registry made an effort to include films directed by womxn (there were nine) and by people of colour (there were seven). The National Film Registry announced its annual selection of 25 films, including "Dark Knight," "Shrek" and "Grease." National Film Registry Adds ‘The Dark Knight’, ‘Grease’, ‘Shrek’, ‘Blues Brothers’, ‘Hurt Locker’, ‘Sweet Sweetback’ & More deadline Why ‘The Joy Luck Club’ is the most interesting — and frustrating — addition to the National Film Registry this year Films Selected for the 2020 National Film Registry (chronological order) 1. Bread (1918) 4. National Film Registry adds 'Dark Knight,' 'Blues Brothers,' 'Shrek' and more to Library of Congress 2020 saw a record number of films from women and people of color added Impactful. In a move that’s just over a decade overdue, Shrek has finally been recognized as a “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant film” by the National Film Registry. Shrek is among the new class of beloved films to receive the honor. Also Shrek. Britt Hayes. Each year the Library Of Congress selects 25 films to join the ranks of the most influential works in cinema history on the National Film Registry. Shrek — along with Grease, The Blues Brothers, The Dark Knight, and more — are this year's additions to the National Film Registry. Charles Barfield. 12/14/20 10:34AM. Facebook Twitter. 26. Sort films by title, year of release, and year inducted into the Registry by using the up and down arrows at the top of each column.