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    For Your Consideration: 10 Things The Fall Fests Should Say About Awards Season

    The kick-off of the Venice Film Festival today marks the annual turning point for the fall awards season. Over the next 19 or so days, Venice, Telluride and Toronto next week will offer both industry and - in Toronto's case at least - the public, a glance at dozens of films that may or may not factor into this year's big race. From new work by Sofia Coppola, Darren Aronofsky, Danny Boyle, Julian Schnabel and Julie Taymor, to films that could rocket out of nowhere to feature prominently during awards season, these festivals should give a decent clue about what has so far been mostly speculation. Awards season is basically here, and it's up t...

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    Academy Governors Honor Coppola, Godard, Wallach, and Brownlow

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Board of Governors has voted to honor Francis Ford Coppola with the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award, given to “a creative producer whose body of work reflects a consistently high quality of motion picture production,” at this year's Governor's Awards dinner on Saturday November 13. Director Jean-Luc Godard, actor Eli Wallach, and preservationist Kevin Brownlow will also be receiving honorary awards at the event. The Honorary Award is rewarded for “extraordinary distinction in lifetime achievement, exceptional contributions to the state of motion picture arts and sciences, or for outstanding ...

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    For Your Consideration: Assessing Oscar In The Calm Before The Storm

    It's been almost six months since indieWIRE's coverage of the mammoth 2009-2010 awards season came to an end. This "For Your Consideration" column has laid dormant ever since, its most recent edition a near year-in-advance stab at what might become of the next awards season. B...

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    Michael Moore and Kathryn Bigelow Among the Academy's New Board of Governors

    Oscar winners Michael Moore, Kathryn Bigelow and editor Anne Coates will join the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences' Board of Governors. The trio are first-time elected members, and will be joining nine incumbents who were reelected in addition to three other filmmakers making their retur...

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    Cohen, Mischer Set To Produce Academy Awards

    Film producer Bruce Cohen and television producer/director Don Mischer have been announced as the producers of the 83rd Academy Awards telecast. Mischer will also serve as the telecast’s director. This will be the first involvement with the Oscar telecast for both men, though the two worked together...

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    NYU & UT Austin Among Top Schools at Student Academy Awards

    Concluding a national competition that began regionally, AMPAS presented the Student Academy Awards in Los Angeles last night. Luke Matheny from NYU won the award for best narrative film for "God of Love" while Ruth Fertig from the University of Texas at Austin won the documentary prize for "Yizkor ...

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    Student Academy Award Finalists Announced

    Thirty-seven students from 21 colleges and universities have been selected as finalists in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 37th Annual Student Academy Awards competition. Academy members will view these films at special screenings and vote to select the winners. Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal awards, along with accompanying cash prizes of $5,000, $3,000 and $2,000, respectively, may be presented in each of four categories. The winning filmmakers will be brought to Los Angeles for a week of industry-related activities and social events that will culminate in the awards ceremony on Saturday, June 12, at the Academy's Samuel Gold...

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    "Mother" Leads Asian Film Award Winners

    The fourth Asian Film Awards were announced last night in Hong Kong, with Joon-ho Bong's "Mother" taking top honors. The film - which follows a mother who desperately searches for the killer that framed her son for their murder - won best film, best actress for Kim Hye-ja, and best screenplay.

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    iPOP Flashback: The 2010 Spirit Awards

    The biggest thing at the 25th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards last Friday night was probably the event itself. The annual awards, which honor independent and specialty cinema, made some big changes for their Silver Anniversary, moving from its longtime home on the parking lot adjacent to Santa...

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    For Your Consideration: Early 2011 Oscar Predictions

    EDITORS NOTE: This story was written in March, 2010 forecasting the Oscars a year in advance. For an updated list of predictions as of January 2011, click here.

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