Producers Guild Nominations!

“Argo” (Warner Bros.) Producers: Ben Affleck, George Clooney, Grant Heslov “Beasts of the Southern Wild” (Fox Searchlight Pictures) Producers: Michael Gottwald, Dan Janvey, Josh Penn “Django Unchained” (The Weinstein Company) Producers: Reginald Hudlin, Pilar Savone, Stacey Sh...
Posted On 02 Jan 2013

Art Directors Guild Nominees

NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2012: Period Film ANNA KARENINA Production Designer:  Sarah Greenwood ARGO Production Designer:  Sharon Seymour DJANGO UNCHAINED Production Designer:  J. Michael Riva LES MISÉRABLES  Production Designer:  Eve...
Posted On 02 Jan 2013

Santa Barbara Film Fest to Award Leonardo DiCaprio with American Riviera Award

The festival, in its 28th year, has also announced today that it will honor Academy Award® nominated actor Leonardo DiCaprio with the American Riviera Award. DiCaprio, whose latest film Django Unchained was released to critical acclaim and box office success this Christmas, will...
Posted On 02 Jan 2013

Mailing List Restoration

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Posted On 02 Jan 2013

Mychael Danna’s score for Life of Pi

For twenty-five years, Canadian film composer Mychael Danna has created an extensive and varied body of work. His filmography includes multiple films with Atom Egoyan (Exotica, The Sweet Hereafter, Chloe), Mira Nair (Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love, Monsoon Wedding, Vanity Fair), and...

Lucy Alibar’s screenplay for Beasts of the Southern Wild

  Following a year-long journey that began at Sundance and ended in theaters all over the world, Beasts of the Southern Wild endures as one of the most emotionally evocative and deeply heartfelt pieces of filmmaking to be released this past year. The film explores the themes...

Oscars 2012 Pet Peeves – Top Five

5. If it doesn’t make you cry it won’t win Best Picture. Sure, it always helps if you cry but it is hardly a pre-requisite.  Every year there are movies that make you cry in the lineup and they don’t win. War Horse left me a soggy wreck, Extremely Loud and...
Posted On 02 Jan 2013