Gotham Awards: Documentary Nominees
Today's movie world doesn't offer up many genuine mavericks, which makes one doubly grateful to count English director Mike Leigh among the few. Now 61, the writer-director has been fashioning films…
With a set that takes inspiration from a construction zone, it might seem like somebody is trying to lower expectations for the first live broadcast of the Gotham Awards. But that is not the case.
The stealth king of the New York film biz is not a producer, financier or agent. Dan Talbot manages a single asset: the Lincoln Plaza Cinemas. The six-screen venue on Broadway between 62nd and 63rd…
Is New York's film industry finally getting an awards presentation it can be proud of? After 13 years of playing second fiddle to a host of kudocasts and annual accolades, the Independent Feature…
There may be small movies at this year's Academy Awards, but there are no small Oscar campaigns. Specialty divisions have dominated much of the year's campaigning, with Warner Independent Pictures…
Gotham Awards: Breakthrough Directors
Gotham Awards: Breakthrough Actors
No one can say this year's Gotham actor honoree, Don Cheadle, lacks work. He is in no less than four films this winter -- "Hotel Rwanda," "The Assassination of Richard Nixon," "After the Sunset" and…
"Of all the movies I've written," says Charlie Kaufman, "'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' might have the strongest sense of place."