PGA Preview

The Social Network will get its first real challenge with the preferential ballot at Saturday night’s PGA awards. Up until now, it has not lost a single major award it has been up for. Inception has won a few critics awards, Black Swan won Austin, but other than that, The...
Posted On 21 Jan 2011

Producers Guild Nominations 2010

127 HOURS Producers: Danny Boyle, Christian Colson BLACK SWAN Producers: Scott Franklin, Mike Medavoy, Brian Oliver INCEPTION Producers: Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas THE FIGHTER Producers: David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman, Mark Wahlberg THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT Producers: Gary...
Posted On 04 Jan 2011

Producers Guild Preview and No Guts, No Glory

On Tuesday, the Producers Guild will announce their nominees for the 2010 Oscar year. This will be the second year that they’d upped their nominees from five to ten, as they offer up what they think are the year’s best for Oscar consideration. Oscar sits there, at the...
Posted On 02 Jan 2011

Predict the Producers Guild!

Okay, Oscar watchers. We aren’t going to run a WGA contest, but we will run a Producers Guild top ten predictions contest. Do your worst! Remember, if you choose to use the alternates to write in films you don’t see on the list, leave two slots blank in the pull-down...
Posted On 30 Dec 2010

The PGA and the WGA to Announce Jan 4th

It’s hard to imagine that the Producers Guild and Directors Guild nominations are just around the corner. The PGA should help clarify something about the Best Picture race, while the WGA could give us an indication as to where the original and adapted screenplays will be...
Posted On 28 Dec 2010

PGA Announces Documentary Feature Nominations

And they are, as follows: The nominated films, listed below in alphabetical order, are: CLIENT 9: THE RISE AND FALL OF ELIOT SPITZER EARTH MADE OF GLASS INSIDE JOB SMASH HIS CAMERA THE TILLMAN STORY WAITING FOR ‘SUPERMAN’
Posted On 03 Dec 2010

Producers Guild honors Scott Rudin with 2011 David O. Selznick Award

Important to note the Scott Rudin films in play this season are The Social Network, The Way Back, and True Grit. Press Release: LOS ANGELES, CA (November 15, 2010) – The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today that producer Scott Rudin will receive the 2011 David O....
Posted On 15 Nov 2010

PGA to Award Jim Cameron Its Highest Honor

From a just-announced press release: The Producers Guild of America (PGA), a national non-profit trade group committed to protecting the rights and credits of producers in film, television and new media, announced today that the legendary Oscar award-winning producer, director,...
Posted On 22 Sep 2010