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    For Your Consideration: Could a Documentary Be Nominated For Best Picture?

    When the Academy's best picture list was extended to ten nominees last year, one of the potential bright sides many folks noted was the new opportunity the Oscars had to include types of films that rarely - if ever - made the big lineup. Namely, the big three of Oscar under-representation: Foreign l...

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    Academy's Tech Council Adds Five

    Craig Barron, Lisa Zeno Churgin, Caleb Deschanel, Randal Kleiser and Alex McDowell have accepted invitations to join the Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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    Spirit Awards Head Back to the Beach in 2011

    After a brief foray to downtown Los Angeles last year, Film Independent the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, is returning the 2011 Spirit Awards to its traditional Saturday afternoon on February 26 at the beach in Santa Monica. Nominatio...

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    There's Something About Mary: Lesley Manville On The Performance of the "Year"

    British actress Lesley Manville has been having quite the year. She's been receiving a enormous acclaim on the festival circuit for her performance in "Another Year," her latest and arguably greatest collaboration with director Mike Leigh. During a recent stop at the New York Film Festival, Manvil...

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    For Your Consideration: Assessing Those Gotham Award Nominations

    Earlier this week, awards season really kicked off with the year's first actual awards announcement: The Gotham Independent Film Awards. Debra Granik's "Winter's Bone" led the pack with three nominations, including best feature, best ensemble performance (for Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Dale Di...

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    James Franco is Santa Barbara's "Outstanding Actor" this January

    James Franco will be the recipeient of the 2011 Outstanding Performance of the Year Award for his performance in Danny Boyle’s "127 Hours" at the 26th edition of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, taking place January 27 - February 6, the event's executive director Roger Durling said Tue...

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    Mulligan to Take "Breakthrough Performance" Honors at Palm Springs Fest

    Academy Award nominee Carey Mulligan will be presented with the "Breakthrough Performance Award" for her work in the currently released drama "Never Let Me Go" and "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps," at the 22nd annual Palm Springs International Film Festival. The awards gala, taking place January 8 ...

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    "Winter's Bone" Leads 2010 Gotham Award Nominations

    Debra Granik's "Winter's Bone" led the nominations for the 20th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards, which were announced this afternoon. "Bone" took three nominations, including best feature, best ensemble performance (for Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Dale Dickey, Lauren Sweetser, Garret Dilla...

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    Final List of Foreign Language Academy Submissions

    The submission list for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards' foreign-language category has been finalized, with 65 countries having now announced their selections. The selection includes high profile entries on this year's festival circuit, including Alejandro González Iñárritu's "Biutiful" (Mexico), Xav...

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    For Your Consideration: 10 Underdog Actors

    Last week, this column decided to take a two part break from the dominant Oscar-related dish to profile 10 deserving "underdog actresses" from this year's batch of films. Avoiding performances that have been routinely making prediction lists, the group included some that have definite (but long) sho...

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