Academy Award-winning actress Julia Roberts will be accepting the George Eastman Award in Rochester, but you won't see it on local news. Roberts has closed the event to the media. She is also refusing to do any media interviews. The George Eastman Award is given to recognize people for their contribution to the art of film. Over the last decade Michael Douglas, Richard Gere and Michael Keaton have received the award. Most have allowed media coverage and participated in media interviews.