This year's documentary nominees share what it takes to create compelling drama out of reality.
Calling James Cameron ambitious is an understatement. Try maniacally motivated to boldly go where no filmmaker has gone before.
You might think a blistering drama about an obese, sexually abused HIV-positive black teenager would have trouble finding financial backers. But you'd be wrong.
Oscar-type movies don't come easy, especially in today's risk-averse climate. Just ask the filmmakers behind this year's contenders. From the lowest budget productions to James Cameron's costly…
Change Artists: Performers and producers at Sundance with their narrative feature directing debuts.
Philip Seymour Hoffman's career -- nearly 20 years of extraordinary roles, mixing up the delicate and sensitive with the obsessed and monstrous -- is defined as much by himself as those he has chosen…
As a proud Virginian," says Scott Cooper, "I've always been drawn to telling stories."
At last year's Cannes Film Festival, Mia Hansen-Love's "Father of My Children" won a Special Jury Prize in Un Certain Regard, bolstering her reputation as one of France's leading young filmmakers.
Directors Peter Jackson, Clint Eastwood and the Coen brothers all hold Academy Awards, but not just for helming their movies -- they're also Oscar-winning producers.
Scandinavia, Latin America, Eastern Europe, you name it -- Hollywood doesn't discriminate in its search for new talent.
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