Tag Archives: the Audience Award

2015 Tribeca Film Festival awards announced

Over the weekend, the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival gave out their annual awards, putting a bow on the latest installment of the fest. It was a pretty solid festival, as far as I could tell, though in all fairness I saw less movies this year than I usually do at[...]

“The Artist” charms, earns Audience Award at Hamptons film festival – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Michel Hazanavicius’s “The Artist” continued to bolster its reputation as a crowd-pleaser, earning the audience award for best narrative film at the 19th annual Hamptons International Film Festival on Sunday evening. The black-and-white and largely silent tribute to Hollywood’s Golden Age picked up a similar trophy[...]

Sundance audience winner “Buck” takes same prize at Full Frame

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Buck Brannaman, better known in equestrian circles as the horse whisperer, continued to work his magic over crowds. “Buck,” Cindy Meehl’s documentary on Brannaman’s unique career, took home the Audience Award at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, months after it claimed the same prize at[...]

Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush in official “King’s Speech” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Am I the only one who thought the word “Speech” in the title of Tom Hooper’s “The King’s Speech” referred to Colin Firth’s verbal abilities? It turns out, instead, that it references an actual speech Firth’s stammering character, King George VI, must give to his devastated[...]

This Week In Movies – ‘Resident Evil,’ ‘The Romantics,’ ‘Heartbreaker’

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: It was a week in movies where all the action was in other countries with the Venice Film Festival wrapping up in Italy and the Toronto International Film Festival just getting under way in Canada. So with the field all to itself in this country and[...]

Exclusive: Jim Bigham, director of ‘For Once In My Life’ – Hollywood In Ten

Jim Bigham hoped that participating in this year’s South By Southwest Film Festival would help his documentary, “For Once In My Life,” find its audience. It’s safe to say he succeeded. Bigham’s film, which details the musical program at Goodwill Industries in South Florida, won the Audience Award in the[...]