Inventors of technology first used as long ago as the original "Star Wars" and as recently as the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy were among the recipients of 11 statuettes, plaques, certificates and…
Winning best film and three other prizes, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" was first among equals at the British Academy Film Awards Sunday in London.
Peter Bart: The Back Lot
Academy voters be warned: Don't just toss those screeners into the trash until you've destroyed them.
Presenters and participants got together at the Directos Guild Awards. Attendees included all of the nommed directors and other Oscar-nommed personnel including Patricia Clarkson and Naomi Watts.
A fictitious biopic inspired by the last great master of the ranard-ek (the Thai wooden xylophone) doesn't sound like a surefire hit, but "The Overture" is worth tuning in for. Despite a tendency to…
FEATURE FILM (DRAMATIC) Walter Murch “Cold Mountain,” fifth nom Jamie Selkirk “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King,” first nom Lee Smith “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World,”…
While veteran TV editor Ron Volk has won the American Cinema Editors' half-hour series award four out of the six times he's been nominated, he's not optimistic this year. "When I've won, it's been in…
Ask the average film or TV editor specifically what ACE Eddie voters judge their selections by, and themes of substance over style consistantly emerge.
Building his film around two disparate, parallel, time-shifting stories, "Cold Mountain" director Anthony Minghella needed an editor who could bring these elements together and make the transitions…