Tag Archives: Cinema of India

Telluride and Venice launch festival debuts into the Oscar race

We always knew that the beginning of the fall festival season would launch a number of titles into the early Oscar race, but perhaps not to this level so far. Yes, over at the Telluride Film Festival and the Venice Film Festival, almost all of the high profile debuts have[...]

Brad Pitt’s “Moneyball” opening Mumbai Film Festival – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Baseball may be America’s pastime, but Bennett Miller’s “Moneyball” – focused on the intricate backdoor scheming that goes into building a winning team – is enjoying an international run through major festivals around the world. Miller’s film already has been named the Closing Night film of this[...]

Tribeca Film Festival reveals its winners

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The 10th annual Tribeca Film Festival announced the winners of its competition categories Thursday night at a ceremony hosted at the W Union Square in New York City. Not that the festival, co-founded by Robert De Niro, is finished. It runs through May 1, giving audiences time[...]

Production Designer Nitin Chandrakant Desai to be honored by the ADG Film Society

HollywoodNews.com: The Art Directors Guild (ADG) Film Society and American Cinematheque will honor Production Designer Nitin Chandrakant Desai with a screening of the film “Devdas” (2002) on Sunday, August 29, at 5:30 pm at the Egyptian Theatre (6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood). Sponsored by Variety, this film is the fourth of[...]