The State of the Race: Oscar, The Auteur and the Dreammakers
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The State of the Race: Oscar, The Auteur and the Dreammakers

Predicting Oscar’s Best Picture in an Unpredictable Year
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Predicting Oscar’s Best Picture in an Unpredictable Year

The interesting thing about 2015’s Oscar race is that none of it is really going…

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Oscars 2015 Put Stats and Pundits to the Test
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Oscars 2015 Put Stats and Pundits to the Test

This year, it seems as though precedent could be broken in several key ways, chief…

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Cesar Nominees Include Binoche, Stewart for Clouds of Sils Maria
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Cesar Nominees Include Binoche, Stewart for Clouds of Sils Maria

Best Film Love at First Fight Eastern Boys The Belier Family Hippocrates Saint Laurent Sils…

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Ava DuVernay talks about Hollywood’s Lack of Diversity and Oscar Apathy
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Ava DuVernay talks about Hollywood’s Lack of Diversity and Oscar Apathy

The headline at Democracy Now! reads “Selma Director Ava DuVernay on Hollywood’s Lack of Diversity,…

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Boyhood – The Once in a Lifetime Cinematic Triumph
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Boyhood – The Once in a Lifetime Cinematic Triumph

Josh Dickey over at Mashable has posted a great infographic showing all that went into…

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The State of the Race – A Birdman Takes Flight in an Unpredictable Season
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The State of the Race – A Birdman Takes Flight in an Unpredictable Season

Oscar Bump Helps Indies — Sniper Hits $200 million
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Oscar Bump Helps Indies — Sniper Hits $200 million

American Sniper is on track to make $400 at the box office, or thereabouts, making…

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SAG Predictions by Contest Entries
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SAG Predictions by Contest Entries

How are AwardsDaily readers doing so far for their predictions for our contest? It’s pretty…

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Producers Guild Prediction Contest Winners
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Producers Guild Prediction Contest Winners

Jeff Wells and Birdman: A Love Story
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Jeff Wells and Birdman: A Love Story

When the dust settles on Oscars 2015, when the trinkets and whistle blowers have been…

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Birdman Takes the Producers Guild in a Surprise
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Birdman Takes the Producers Guild in a Surprise

Well, it’s not really a surprise because we knew all along this awards season belonged…

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American Sniper’s Box Office Predicted $200 Mil in Two Weeks
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American Sniper’s Box Office Predicted $200 Mil in Two Weeks

Boxoffice.com is predicting American Sniper will get close to $200 million this weekend, in its…

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Academy Asks us to Imagine What’s Possible, Where They Could Not
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Academy Asks us to Imagine What’s Possible, Where They Could Not

I think this might actually be the poster. Okay, Awards Daily readers, imagine what POSSIBLE.…

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Ava DuVernay’s Keynote Address, 2013 Film Independent Forum
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Ava DuVernay’s Keynote Address, 2013 Film Independent Forum

You guys, please don’t give me a hard time for posting two Ava DuVernay items…

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Ava DuVernay screens Selma at the White House
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Ava DuVernay screens Selma at the White House

Ava DuVernay was invited to screen Selma at the White House on Friday, Jan 16,…

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The State of the Race, The State of the Union
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The State of the Race, The State of the Union

The Oscar race feels as disconnected from American culture than it has ever been. The…

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Filmmakers of Selma March in Alabama on MLK Day
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Filmmakers of Selma March in Alabama on MLK Day

The one bright spot on nominations day, a day of so many terrible and pointless…

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London Film Critics go for Boyhood
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London Film Critics go for Boyhood

And the winners: 35th LONDON CRITICS’ CIRCLE FILM AWARDS WINNERS FILM OF THE YEAR Boyhood…

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Sniper Surges, Announces its Presence with Authority, Lines up to Take Oscars
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Sniper Surges, Announces its Presence with Authority, Lines up to Take Oscars

Lock and load. For years I’ve been covering the Oscar race and when Clint Eastwood…

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