In the wake of a controversial Cannes protest, forces appear to be conspiring against Kleber Mendonça Filho's film.
The Academy has announced 12 areas of industry innovations under consideration for this year’s Scientific and Technical Awards. The following are under investigation by the awards committee:…
Even though HBO's "The Night Of" premiered just last month, the miniseries' camerawork informed the look of "Nightcrawler," a film released in 2014. A case of cinematographic time travel? Not really…
Welcome to “Playback,” a new movie-centric podcast at Variety that will tackle industry talking points of the day and bring you intimate conversations with a wide range of Hollywood talent. In our…
Meryl Streep recalls nerves at the Democratic National Convention and discusses her latest film, "Florence Foster Jenkins."
When the Motion Picture Academy addressed criticism of its demographic makeup last month by inviting 683 new members, the big story, it turns out, was the number of women who were asked to join…
The Academy announced Tuesday the re-election of president Cheryl Boone Isaacs.
Mark Goldblatt has edged out Maryann Brandon in the runoff election for the Academy's open film editors branch seat.
Selections have been made for the early fall festival programs, with awards contenders setting their sites on early bows to lay the track for Oscar gold.
According to the numbers, ensemble power catapulted DC’s “Suicide Squad” and HBO’s “Game of Thrones” past the usual assortment of films and television shows that stormed Comic-Con this year. Each…
While promoting "Aliens" at Comic-Con, the director and producer each speculated on the future of exhibition.