A IS FOR AUTEUR

464
Countdown to the 96th Oscars:
Price: $30.00
Museum Member Price: $27.00

A is for Auteur is a children's alphabet book featuring cinema’s greatest filmmakers from A to Z. Clever, beautifully-designed and packed with references to more than 200 films from Alfred Hitchcock to Agnès Varda, this one-of-a-kind collection is a must-own for cinephiles and little cinephiles alike.

 
A is for Auteur features 35 directors from around the world, from mid-century movie makers like Orson Welles to modern masters like Quentin Tarantino, from the celebrated to the underrated. Spanning nearly 100 years of cinema from Citizen Kane to Once Upon A Time… in Hollywood, A is for Auteur is a tongue-in-cheek ode to some of the greatest filmmakers of all time. You know, for kids.
 
A is for Auteur is an indispensable alphabet book for kids and a gorgeously designed coffee table book for grown-ups. Written by Cory Everett and illustrated by Steve Isaacs, A is for Auteur is infused with a genuine love of movies and packed with loving, obsessive detail. Each of the 26 beautiful illustrations depicts a director as well as some of the most memorable imagery from that filmmaker's oeuvre. Older readers can test their knowledge spotting all the easter eggs, while the playful prose makes the book a pleasure to read aloud, even if the Truffaut references may fly over the head of your toddler.
  • material: PAPER
WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL HOME OF THE OSCARS

SIGN UP FOR FREE and receive 10% off your first order! Retail subscribers receive the most-updated information on product launches, restocks and sales!

BECOME A MUSEUM MEMBER for 10% off every day and 20% off during member appreciation days! Members automatically receive their discount online when checking out using the email address associated with your museum membership account. Some exceptions apply and membership discount does not apply to sale items already marked down.
Order by March 1 to receive before the 96th Oscars. Orders received after March 1 are not guaranteed to arrive in time for the show.

FREE DOMESTIC GROUND SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS OVER $100!

All orders are shipped by USPS Ground.
Processing time (not included in the shipping time) for orders is 1–3 business days. These times may be extended during holidays and promotions. You will receive an email confirmation with a tracking number when your order has shipped.

Ground Flat Rate Shipping―$7.95 Applies to orders shipped in the contiguous 48 US States shipping time is 3–7 business days.
Extended Flat Rate Shipping to Hawaii, Alaska, and Puerto Rico - $22.95 - shipping time is 3–7 business days
International Flat Rate Shipping - $42.95(Includes Guam, American Samoa, and US Territories). International delivery time is 5–20 business days (not including time for customs and other import inspections). Shipping costs do not include taxes and import duties.
JUST IN CASE! - we accept exchanges and returns back to the original form of payment within 30 days of purchase with original proof of purchase and in original unworn condition with tags and packaging. All limited-edition and sale items or where items are noted in the product description are final - no exchanges no refund.

For online returns, please email us at academymuseumstore@oscars.org with your first name, last name, and order number so we can assist you.

Refunds will be returned back to the original form of payment and may take up to 7 days to process. Shipping and handling fees are non-refundable.

If you are in the Los Angeles area, online orders can be easily returned in-person at the store. Please bring with you the original order invoice that was included with your shipment. Don't worry, general admission tickets are not required to visit the Academy Museum Store!



Please note the measurements provided may have a variance of about an inch. The description on the detail page will also indicate the fabric content of the item.
We'd love to hear from you!

For customer service inquiries, please email academymuseumstore@oscars.org or call us at +1 323.930.3035. Our Customer Service team is available during store business hours. We do our best to respond to all customers within 48 hours. Response times may be extended during holidays and promotions. Inquiries are answered in the order they are received.

We are located at:
The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
6067 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90036
United States

General Admission is not required to visit the Academy Museum Store and is open to the general public during our normal business hours.
The Academy Museum is open six days a week 10am-6pm, closed on Tuesday.
You have successfully subscribed!
This email has been registered