The Chlotrudis Awards are presented annually by the Chlotrudis Society for Independent Film, a Boston-area non-profit organization that teaches audiences to view films actively through discussion, formal and informal education, discourse, film festivals, special screenings and collaboration. (wiki)
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ENSEMBLE CAST
(thanks to Asif Khan)
Wes Anderson (Moonrise Kingdom)
Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln)
Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook)
In a town where there are more screenwriters than there are people you’d expect that more original screenplays would get produced. It hardly ever happens and when it does, it only sometimes turns out well for all involved. Not every great director can write, and even fewer great writers can direct. Some can do both. Most can’t. This year’s best original...
by Marshall Flores
Part of an ongoing series at Awards Daily. More “The Case For” - you can pitch yours by writing us.
When it is all said...
1. The Master
4. Holy Motors
5. Beasts of the Southern Wild
5. Berberian Sound Studio
7. Moonrise Kingdom
8. Beyond the Hills
8. Once upon a Time in Anatolia
8. This is Not a Film
(thanks to Sean Wu at thescreenteen)
Memorial Day weekend Moonrise Kingdom shattered records in limited release, earning an impressive $130,752 per screen in four theatres for an overall four-day gross of $669K. Expanding to 16 venues this week, with an average $53,043 per screen, Moonrise has now accumulated $1.46M, putting it on track to become Wes Anderson’s highest-grossing film to date.
The Cannes film fest doesn’t appear to have delivered any major Best Picture contenders, the way it did with last year’s The Artist, Tree...
Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom, which opened the 65th Cannes fest today, is not really a film aimed toward the generation whose story it’s...
Sasha is seeing Moonrise Kingdom today, so let’s get prepped. Here’s a 2-part Slate interview with Wes Anderson.
Sélection officielle Festival de Cannes film d’ouverture: Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom (la taille originale après la coupe)