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    Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award Winners

    "The Artist" was selected for best film and best director.

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    Global Film Initiative Accepting Applications For Winter 2012 Production Grants Program; Deadline Imminent!

    Late on this, but better late than never... you've got 6 days, so get on it!

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    IDA and Quad Cinema, Two Four-Walling Oscar Qualifiers, Respond to Oscar Doc Rule Change

    In a statement released today, the International Documentary Association acknowledged that the Academy's new documentary rules will have an impact on the IDA's long-running DocuWeeks program and that some rules "seem to favor the well-funded films as well as the better-known filmmakers....

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    The DGA Nominees - Need I Say More?

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    Academy Narrows Makeup Contenders to Seven

    Seven films are competing in the makeup category for three nominations to be announced on January 24. On Saturday, January 21, members of the Academy's Makeup Branch will view 10-minute excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films and pick the final three.

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    Oscars Narrow Makeup Nominees to Seven

    The Academy has announced the seven films still vying for a Best Makeup Oscar. While the gender-bending make-up of "Albert Nobbs" and the trippy expressionistic scenes of "Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life" both made the cut, the aging makeup of "J. Edgar" and the superheroes of "Green Lantern" were left o...

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    Golden Globes Presenters include Banderas, Portman, Kidman, McCarthy & More

    The Golden Globes is getting a full house of stars for the 69th annual awards show on January 15, hosted by the delightfully insulting Ricky Gervais. Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Nicole Kidman, Clive Owen, Melissa McCarthy, Freida Pinto and Natalie Portman will each be presenting awards...

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    Jennifer Lawrence Joining Academy President Tom Sherak to Announce Oscar Nominees on January 24

    Bright and early on January 24, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences president Tom Sherak will announce the Oscar nominees with Jennifer Lawrence (nominated last year for Best Actress for "Winter's Bone"). The duo will reveal contenders in ten of twenty-four categories from the Academy's Samue...

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    Focus Features Africa First Alumni Dyana Gaye's Feature Film Debut ("Des Etoiles" ("Stars")) Gets Funding Boost

    Updae on a project I profiled in November...

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    DGA Nomination For David Fincher Continues 'Dragon Tattoo' Awards Season Run

    While it may not have seemed like it right away, it turns out the sleeper Oscar contender this year might just be "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo." Initially regarded as a pulp thriller and a bit of holiday season counterprogramming, the film has quietly been building steam, with some str...

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