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Academy Awards 2017: Winners List

Academy Awards 2017: Winners List

All of Hollywood was focused on the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday as Jimmy Kimmel hosted the Academy Awards. The most notable moment of the night came at the end of the show as the Best Picture winner was announced incorrectly as La La Land, which in fact was quickly corrected to Moonlight. […]

Independent Spirit Awards 2017: Winners List

The Independent Spirit Awards took palace on the beach just north of the Santa Monica Pier on Saturday. Moonlight swept the awards taking home six Spirit awards including best feature, director, screenplay, editing, and cinematography. The Witch followed behind by with two wins for best first feature and best first screenplay. THE WINNERS ARE MARKED […]

VES Awards 2017: Winners List

The Visual Effects Society gathered Tuesday night for the 15th annual VES Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. The awards recognize the past year’s outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, commercials and video games. The Jungle Book and Game of Thrones both lead their perspective categories of feature […]

Sony Unleashes An Attack In Super Bowl Teaser For ‘Life’

Sony Pictures unleashes a new teaser trailer for Life, “We were better off alone.” Director Daniel Espinosa’s Life follows a six-member crew of the international space crew that discovers life on Mars. As the crew begins to conduct research, their methods end up having unintended consequences and the life form proves more intelligent than anyone […]

Directors Guild Awards 2017: Winners List

The Directors Guild Awards ceremony, which took place on Saturday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, honored the best acting achievements of the past year. La La Land took home the most prestigious award of the night on the feature film side with Damien Chazelle collecting the awards for Outstanding Directorial Achievement […]

ASC Awards 2017: Winners List

Hollywood’s American Society of Cinematographers gathered Saturday, February 4th to honor the year’s outstanding achievements in cinematography. The 31st annual ASC Awards ceremony was held at Hollywood & Highland’s Ray Dolby Ballroom. The previously announced honorees are, for the Lifetime Achievement Award Edward Lachman, for the Career Achievement in Television Award Ron Garcia, the International […]

Following The Leader As IMDb Closes Message Boards

“We would first like to wish IMDb’s Founder and CEO Col Needham a Happy 50th birthday.” – Tastic Film Editor-in-Chief James Rush. IMDb has today announced the decision to close their message boards and private messaging system on February 20th, 2017. This is only the latest member to join the group of authoritative online websites […]

Sundance: The Orchard Acquires North American Rights To ‘Dina’

The Sundance Film Festival’s U.S. Documentary Grand Jury Prize winner Dina has found US distribution as The Orchard acquires the documentary’s North American Rights. The Orchard is currently planning a fall release for Dina. This is the third acquisition made by The Orchard at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, following the company’s deals for The […]

Sundance: ‘Unrest’ Documentary Finds A Home At PBS

The Sundance Special Jury Prize Award winning documentary Unrest, directed by Jennifer Brea, has found a home as PBS acquires the docs US broadcast rights. Following a theatrical release, the documentary will be aired at the beginning of 2018 as part of the multiple-Emmy Award winning PBS series Independent Lens. Independent Lens airs on PBS […]

SWSW: Lineup Unveiled With ‘Baby Daddy’ & ‘Song to Song’

The South by Southwest Festival, which takes place annually in Austin, Texas, has announced its lineup for the 24th edition of the festival. SXSW will run from March 10th till the 19th. This years line up includes 51 films from first-time filmmakers, 85 World Premieres, 11 North American Premieres and 5 U.S. Premieres. Amongst those […]

SAG Awards 2017: Photos

Images from the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Sundance: Netflix Takes Rights To ‘Mudbound’ for $12.5 Million

A film that has had the Sundance Film Festival buzzing since its world premiere at the Eccles Theater on January 21st has sold for $12.5 Million. Netflix has collected the distribution rights for the US amongst others regions including England, Canada, Italy, South Africa, Iceland and others. Netflix’s domestic plan for Mudbound involves a theatrical […]

SAG Awards 2017: Winners List (LIVE)

The 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, which took place on January 29th at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center honoring the best acting achievements of the past year. Fences took home the most awards of the night on the motion picture side with Denzel Washington winning Best Male Actor in a Leading Role and […]

Sundance Film Festival Awards 2017: Winners List

For those festival-goers that survived the 10 days trekking through three feet deep snow and attending screenings of up to 119 feature films in Park City Saturday night was the Sundance Film Festival Awards. The ceremony was hosted by Jessica Williams presenting alongside the jurors 27 prizes to feature filmmakers. I Don’t Feel At Home […]

American Cinema Editors Eddie Awards 2017: Winners List

Hollywood’s editors and filmmakers gathered at the 67th annual ACE Eddie Awards on Friday, January 27th in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel to honor the year’s best editing achievements. Leading the night with the ACE’s top honors the Best Edited Feature Film awards was in the Dramatic category, Joe Walker for Arrival […]