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    Women to Watch: Isabel Cueva, Award Winning

    Isabel Cueva and I met in 2010 at LALIFF where her short In the Name of Freedom showed. Since then she has been busy writing a script she plans to direct. It's good to see a Latina sister moving ahead in the film industry, not an easy task.

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    Bertolucci is Busting Out All Over; AFI Guest Artistic Director, European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award

    The European Film Academy will honor Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci with the Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual awards show on December 1, held in Malta. Beginning his illustrious, controversial film career in 1961 as assistant director on Pasolini's "Accatone," and going on to helm erot...

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    For Your Consideration: 10 Underdog Actresses That Deserve Oscar's Attention This Year

    Instead of dipping into the already repetitive waters of October Oscar talk (the only real recent update being that "Lincoln" seems like a sure bet for a slew of nominations after its "secret screening" at the New York York Film Festival, including best picture and acting nods fo...

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    Marion Cotillard to be Honored at the 22nd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards

    Marion Cotillard to be Honored at the 22nd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards

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    European Film Awards To Honor Bernardo Bertolucci

    The European Film Academy has announced that Bernardo Bertolucci will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the European Film Awards. The ceremony will take place December 1, 2012 in Malta.

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    Front Runners of 71 Vying for Foreign Oscar, Arcane Rules

    Many of the films listed below have played film festivals and gained stateside distribution, but the voting rules for the Academy's foreign films require that Academy members, who come from all branches of the Academy, see a certain number of films--only in theaters. No screeners allowed.

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    Complete 2012 Foreign-Language Academy Award Submissions

    The submission list for the 85th Annual Academy Awards' foreign-language category has begun trickling, with 40 countries selecting films so far (last year, 63 countries submitted in the end).

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    Oscar Talk: The Best Actress Race, Chances for 'Beasts of the Southern Wild,' 'Marigold Hotel,' 'Sessions' & 'Hitchcock'

    On this week's Oscar Talk, Kris Tapley and I discuss the best actress race, among others, and the chances for Fox Searchlight's "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," "The Sessions" and "Hitchcock."

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    Mel Brooks, 'Long-Reigning King of Comedy,' To Receive AFI Life Achievement Award

    AFI will honor Mel Brooks with the 41st Life Achivement Award, their highest honor. On June 6, 2013, Brooks will be presented with the award at a gala tribute in Los Angeles, which will later be aired on TNT. AFI's Sir Howard Stringer says, "Mel Brooks is America’s long-reigning king of comedy...

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    Oscars: Can Anyone Beat Philip Seymour Hoffman To Best Supporting Actor?

    Last week in our category spotlight, we took a look at the relatively thin Supporting Actress field, so it feels only natural to head over to the Supporting Actor boys this time around. And of all the acting categories, it might be the most interesting: it's not as locked-up as the leading men (whic...

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