Feature Film Russell Boyd, “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World”Key credits: “The Year of Living Dangerously,” “Tender Mercies,” “High Tide,” “Tin Cup”Awards pedigree: Two Australian…
Irwin Winkler, the recipient of this year's ASC Board of Governors Award, follows in the footsteps of such former honorees as Steven Spielberg, Robert Altman and frequent collaborator Martin Scorsese.
Kevin Brownlow, who's receiving a special award of recognition from the ASC, never intended to become a film historian. "I was going to be the second Orson Welles," he says. "But I never even put the…
Scotty never would have been beamed up were it not for the work of Howard Anderson Jr., a pioneer of visual effects who's receiving this year's ASC Presidents Award.
The moment Milos Forman met Miroslav Ondricek, a budding director encountered a cinematographer who was clearly hungry for new ways to make movies.
Glance over the list of recent recipients of the American Society of Cinematographers' lifetime achievement award and a pattern quickly emerges.
It's a measure of Michael Chapman's modesty -- and the cinematographer's overall tendency to loom in the shadows -- that he credits his most influential work to the vision of his collaborators.
Don't even mention the name Carmine Caridi. That was apparently the Academy's policy in its press release stating that the board of governors on Tuesday expelled "an Academy member for violating his…
Steven Spielberg has been added as a presenter for the 76th Academy Awards, Oscarcast producer Joe Roth announced Wednesday.
Four Oscar nominations for Fernando Meirelles' "City of God" has prompted distribs to re-release the pic in Brazil and other countries, while the two Brazilian nets with rights to the kudocast are…
Keep your shirt on, Oscar. Not even the traditionally well-behaved Academy Awards ceremony is immune to the storm over indecency that is lashing the broadcast biz. For the first time ever, ABC wants…