Can we learn anything about this year's Oscar race from the Gotham nominations?                "What They Had" finds welcome humor in a tragic setting                Glenn Close, Hugh Jackman and Director Damien Chazelle to Receive Hollywood Film Awards                Ben Foster continues a hot streak with “Galveston”                Paul Dano and Zoe Kazan have captured brilliance with "Wildlife"                Amandla Stenberg, John David Washington, Yalitza Aparicio, Felix Van Groeningen & Crazy Rich Asians To Receive Hollywood Film Awards                David Gordon Green puts his stamp on "Halloween" and crafts a terrific sequel                "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" deliciously pairs Richard E. Grant with Melissa McCarthy                "22 July" sees Paul Greengrass effectively depict another tragic historical event                Timothée Chalamet and Rachel Weisz to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards                Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet are gunning for awards with "Beautiful Boy"                "Bad Times At The El Royale" is overstuffed yet pulpy fun from Drew Goddard                87 films will contend for Best Foreign Language Feature this year                "First Man" is another stunning achievement for Damien Chazelle and Ryan Gosling                Updated Academy Award predictions for early October        

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The South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival announced Audience Award-winners

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival announced Audience Award-winners today from the Narrative Feature Competition, Documentary Feature Competition, Narrative Spotlight, Documentary Spotlight, Emerging Visions, Midnighters, 24 Beats Per Second, SXGlobal, Festival Favorites and Design Award categories. Audience Award results for all categories were certified by the accounting[...]

Oscars semi-finalist ‘Waste Land’ wins IDA top prize

By Gold Derby News Desk “Waste Land” — Lucy Walker’s profile of Brazilian Vik Muniz, who recycles garbage into art — won Best Feature from the International Documentary Association Friday. The film — which is one of 15 semi-finalists for Best Documentary Feature at the Oscars. To read more about the IDA[...]

Banksy’s ‘Exit Through the Gift Shop’ qualifies for Academy Awards

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 15 films in the Documentary Feature category will advance in the voting process for the 83rd Academy Awards®. One hundred-one pictures had originally qualified in the category. The 15 films are listed below in alphabetical order by title, with[...]

OK Go and Rise Against discuss nuclear weapons

HollywoodNews.com: Celebrities, musicians and artists everywhere are speaking out on the dangers of nuclear weapons. Our goal is simple: we demand zero. OK Go and Rise Against recently sat down at the Bonnaroo Music Festival to discuss why the world would be better without nuclear weapons. All of these issues[...]

Magnolia Pictures acquires Sundance film “Countdown to Zero”

Indiewire has reported that Magnolia Pictures has acquired the North American theatrical rights from Participant Media to “Countdown to Zero,” which recently just made an appearance at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The documentary, by Lucy Walker, follows the global nuclear arms crisis and features statesmen President Jimmy Carter, Mikhail[...]

2010 Sundance Film Festival Winners

2010 Sundance Film Festival Award Winners: Grand Jury Prize, Dramatic: Winter’s Bone, directed by Debra Granik Grand Jury Prize, Documentary: Restrepo, directed by Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington World Cinema Jury Prize, Dramatic: Animal Kingdom, written and directed by David Michôd. World Cinema Jury Prize, Documentary: The Red Chapel (Det Røde Kapel), directed by Mads Brügger. Dramatic Audience Award: happythankyoumoreplease,[...]