Tag Archives: David Michôd

Indie darlings “Animal Kingdom” and “Bran Nue Dae” in theaters

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Two independent titles receiving a fair amount of buzz are expanding theatrically this weekend. We give them a look below. Animal Kingdom (***1/2 out of 4) Between Nash Edgerton’s gripping “The Square” and now “Animal Kingdom” from Australian director David Michod, American audiences are getting a small sampling of[...]

Film Independent Announces Jury Award Winners of 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival

hollywoodnews.com: Today Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, announced its 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival award winners at a brunch at CHAYA Downtown. Audience award winners will be announced tomorrow afternoon at the Closing Night film, Despicable Me.[...]

Sony Pictures picks up Sundance favorite “Animal Kingdom”

Sony Pictures Classics has picked up the U.S. and Latin America rights to the Sundance Film Festival favorite “Animal Kingdom.” The film is an Australian crime drama that stars Ben Mendelsohn, Joel Edgerton, and Guy Pearce. First time director David Michod took home the 2010 Sundance World Cinema Jury Prize[...]

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,[...]