Steven Spielberg named 2013 Cannes jury president
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Steven Spielberg named 2013 Cannes jury president

Spielberg at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival where he presented his E.T. Steven Spielberg has…

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On Oscar’s Horizon – Best Picture for 2013
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On Oscar’s Horizon – Best Picture for 2013

It’s not as difficult these days as it once was to early-predict Best Picture. The…

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Saying Goodbye to Oscars 2012 and Thanks
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Saying Goodbye to Oscars 2012 and Thanks

My Oscar year started on the French riviera. It was cold and raining. Without the…

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Vintage Photo Tribute to Emmanuelle Riva
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Vintage Photo Tribute to Emmanuelle Riva

New York Magazine brings out some lovely photos of the 85 year-old Riva. After the…

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Riva’s Fear of Flying
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Riva’s Fear of Flying

Emmanuelle Riva is very calm in the face of this: It’s likely that Riva never…

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Uppity Women: How Maya and Kathryn Bigelow Continue to Threaten the Status Quo
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Uppity Women: How Maya and Kathryn Bigelow Continue to Threaten the Status Quo

Fruitvale Wins Big at Sundance
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Fruitvale Wins Big at Sundance

So far: Grand Jury Prize: Fruitvale U.S. Doc Grand Jury Prize: Blood Brother U.S. Dramatic…

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Quentin Tarantino to Receive American Riviera Award at SBIFF
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Quentin Tarantino to Receive American Riviera Award at SBIFF

The American Riviera award was to be given to Leonardo DiCaprio but he has since…

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Sundance Stuffs
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Sundance Stuffs

It appears that Richard Linklater’s Before Midnight was the one that captured the Sundance zeitgeist…

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Producers Guild Preview and Predictions
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Producers Guild Preview and Predictions

  It wasn’t really until 2013 that anyone discussed this idea that Kathleen Kennedy, one…

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