Tag Archives: John Bailey

Academy travels to Kenya and Rwanda

HollywoodNews.com: Eight members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will be traveling to Kenya and Rwanda for an educational and cultural exchange with African filmmakers, students and the local creative communities. The delegation will arrive in Nairobi on Saturday, July 9, and travel to Kigali on[...]

‘The Hurt Locker’s’ Kathryn Bigelow elected to Academy’s Board of Governors

HollywoodNews.com: Director Kathryn Bigelow, film editor Anne Coates and documentarian Michael Moore have been selected to make up the year’s first-time electees to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors. Coates received her award for the editing of “Lawrence of Arabia,” Moore won in the Documentary Feature[...]

The Greatest – When Impossible Dreams Come True

BY BOB FISHER The story behind the making of “The Greatest” is like one of those feel-good Hollywood movies where impossible dreams comes true. The independent film was written and directed by Shana Feste. It was her first long form feature. The cinematographer was John Bailey, ASC, who has[...]

Pierce Brosnan talks about acting, producing in the context of ‘The Greatest’

BY TODD GILCHRIST It’s hard not to immediately think of Pierce Brosnan as James Bond, or even Remington Steele, but in the last decade, he’s played a remarkable variety of roles. During a recent roundtable interview, Brosnan explained that he’d burnt out on being the perfectly-coiffed, cool-as-a-cucumber leading man, and decided[...]