Thomas Pollock – American Film Institute

AFI Announces Thomas P. Pollock Endowed Scholarship Fund

Today, AFI announced the establishment of the Thomas P. Pollock Endowed Scholarship Fund in memory of AFI Chair Emeritus Thomas Pollock. The fund, established in collaboration with Pollock’s family, is supported by leadership gifts from Mellody Hobson and George Lucas, Robert Daly and Carole Bayer Sager, Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey and Marilyn Katzenberg,…

In Memoriam: Thomas P. Pollock

THOMAS P. POLLOCK AFI CHAIR EMERITUS 1943 – 2020 Tom Pollock passed away on August 1 at the age of 77. Tom would boast that his first job was at the American Film Institute serving as assistant to Founding Director George Stevens, Jr. in the earliest days of the AFI Conservatory. He went on to…