The AMPAS has announced that scores from 145 feature-length films released in 2016 are eligible nomination as Best Original Score for the 89th Oscars. Someone better have a damn good explanation for why Jóhann Jóhannsson's breathtaking…
Damien Chazelle - LA LA LAND
Casey Affleck - MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
Isabelle Huppert - ELLE
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR:
Mahershala Ali - MOONLIGHT
Winners will be announced on Monday, December 12, 2016.
2016 San Diego Film Critics Society Nominees:
HELL OR HIGH WATER
LA LA LAND
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
Everyman Award for Best Film
Bridget Jones’s Baby
WINNER – I, Daniel Blake
WINNER – Hugh Grant, Florence Foster Jenkins
Dave Johns, I, Daniel Blake
Dev Patel, Lion
Russell Tovey, The…
The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA) have announced their top honorees for 2016 this morning. La La Land racks up seven awards, including Best Film and Best Director (Damien Chazelle).
THE 2016 WAFCA AWARD WINNERS:…
The British Independent Awards will be commencing any minute and we'll be updating the winners as they're announced. There may be a live stream on the BIFA Facebook page.
Best British Independent Film
BFI/Sight & Sound says it's "time again for our annual international critics’ poll of the year’s top movies. This year we asked 163 critics and curators to name their five best films of the year – and the results are a small triumph for…
Moonlight (Barry Jenkins, director; Adele Romanski, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, producers. Studio: A24)
Isabelle Huppert in Elle
Casey Affleck in Manchester by the Sea
The Academy has announced the short list for documentary short contenders. Five nominees will be chosen from this list of 10 films.
Brillo Box (3¢ Off), Brillo Box Documentary
Close Ties, Munk Studio – Polish Filmmakers Association…
(Press release) London – 15 October 2016: The 60th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® announced this year’s Festival Awards’ winners at its high profile Awards dinner, at Banqueting House, Whitehall, this…
Last year on November 29th, Sasha posted her preview of the NBR Awards. The group announced 2 days later, on December 1st. Fastest out of the gate, as they've been for decades.
You'll recall three weeks ago the BFCA declared that the…
Sasha saw Moonlight this morning in Telluride and we'll have her review online momentarily. In the meantime, here's a look at what other critics are saying:
Benjamin Lee's 5-star review in The Guardian UK is headlined: "Devastating drama…
David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter
If the gatekeepers of classic screen sci-fi are at all anxious about the stamp that director Denis Villeneuve might put on his upcoming Blade Runner project — a sequel coming 35 years after the iconic…
Nate Parker, director of The Birth of a Nation, has responded on Facebook tonight after he learned the tragic news that the girl who had accused him of rape 17 years ago committed suicide in 2012. Parker begins by saying these are his own…
Hidden Figures is the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe)—brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind…
The 54th New York Film Festival’s Main Slate has been announced, featuring a selection of 25 films from around the globe.
(Press Release): NYFF Director and Selection Committee Chair Kent Jones said, “The cinema is so many things at…
From PARK Chan-wook, the celebrated director of OLDBOY, LADY VENGEANCE and STOKER, comes a ravishing new crime drama. PARK presents a gripping and sensual tale of two women - a young Japanese Lady living on a secluded estate, and a Korean…