Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Oscar Predictions, Emmy Nominations, Academy Awards

  • The Playlist
    8 comments
    tweet
    9

    'A Separation,' 'Pina,' 'In Darkness,' 'Footnote' & 5 More Survive To The Oscar Foreign Film Shortlist

    ...and then there were nine. After sixty-three submissions, we're down to the last batch hoping to make it the final five when the Oscar nominations are announced next Tuesday. The process is an odd one, with L.A.-based Academy members voting in the top six, and three more films added by the bra...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    7 comments
    tweet
    152

    Oscar Watch: Profiles of the Nine Shortlisted Foreign Language Oscar Contenders UPDATED

    Nine films out of 63 qualified submissions are moving on in the race for the Oscar for Foreign Language Film. The Phase I foreign language committee of several hundred L.A.-based Academy voters screened the films between mid-October and January 13.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    8 comments
    tweet
    59

    Academy Narrows Foreign Language Oscar Race To Nine Films

    The Academy delivered yet another controversial shortlist for the Foreign Language Film category this morning. Nine films will advance to the next round of voting in the category, many of them unexpected.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    14

    2012 Full Frame Tribute Will Honor Documentary Filmmaker Stanley Nelson ("Freedom Riders")

    Award-winning producer/director/writer Stanley Nelson, who won 3 Emmys last year for his documentary Freedom Riders, will be celebrated at this year’s Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Tribute.

    Read More »
    MORE: Awards
  • SydneysBuzz
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    Producers to Watch: Bart van Langendonck, Oscar Nominated Bullhead

    Bart is in town to pick up his Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film (he hopes!!). Submitted by Belgium, his film Bullhead was seen by us in Palm Springs a couple of weeks ago at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. (Per Sydney: The U.S. distributor is Drafthouse Films, which immediately ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    8

    BAFTA Nominations Lead by 'The Artist' and 'Tinker Tailor'; 'Drive' Gets Best Film Nod, 'Tree of Life' Shut Out

    The  2012 BAFTA nominations are led by "The Artist" (twelve nominations), "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" (eleven), "Hugo" (nine), "My Week With Marilyn" (six), "The Help" and "War Horse" (five each), "Drive," "The Iron Lady...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    9 comments
    tweet
    33

    For Your Consideration: 10 Long Shots That Could Surprise On Oscar Nomination Morning

    Believe it or not, the Oscar nominations are just a week away. And what a strange lead-up it has been, with countless shifts in buzz and many underdogs-turned-contenders and vice versa.  While yes, there's a significant frontrunner in the best picture race ("The Artist"), and most...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    Lynne Ramsay Scores BAFTA Directing Nomination

    In a year when we will probably not see a female director nominated for any major awards here in the US, the Brits have been smart enough to recognize the Lynne Ramsay did do one of the best directing jobs of the year and nominated her for best director and We Need to Talk About Kevin for Best Briti...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    4 comments
    tweet
    2

    British Academy Film Awards Nominees Announced ("The Help," "Shame," "Attack The Block" Make The Cut)

    Nominess for the British version of the Academy Awards, the British Academy Film Awards, were announced this morning, and it doesn't look all-that different from most other awards nominees lists we've seen since the season began last fall.

    Read More »
    MORE: Awards
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    47

    'The Artist,' 'Tinker Tailor' and 'Hugo' Lead the BAFTA Nominations

    "The Artist" received 12 nominations, "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" 11 and "Hugo" nine. "My Week with Marilyn" has six nominations; "The Help" and "War Horse" are each nominated five times.

    Read More »
    MORE: BAFTAs

Recent Posts


  • Interview: Head Writer Robin Thede on ...Shadow and Act
  • New Podcast: Nina Jacobson - Producer ...Women and Hollywood
  • Saturday @ Animation Breakdown: "Seth's ...Animation Scoop