Tight Race for Best Song

Who knew that the Best Song category would turn into such a contentious mess? On the one hand you have the frontrunner, Idnina Menzel’s masterful Let it Go, which not only does everything a Best Song is supposed to do – thread through the narrative of the story,...
Posted On 12 Feb 2014

75 Original Songs eligible for 2013 Oscar

BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Seventy-five songs from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2013 are in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 86th Oscars®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. The original songs, along...
Posted On 16 Dec 2013

5 original songs for 12 Years a Slave composed by Nicholas Britell

The achievements of a movie as monumental as 12 Years a Slave will take us years to fully appreciate. Over the next few weeks and months we’ll do our best to highlight the most stunning parts of its artistry. We’ll need to go deep to do it justice. I saw it for the...
Posted On 08 Nov 2013