The studios' specialty divisons offered an olive branch to MPAA chief Jack Valenti on Wednesday, advancing a number of compromises that could facilitate acceptance on at least a limited ban on Oscar…
The Motion Picture Sound Editors have tapped Don Hall as the recipient of the org's career achievement award for outstanding contributions to the art of sound.
Folks, relax. The sky is not falling. The world has not come to an end. Art and quality will still, as they always have, triumph — even without the luxury of watching unprotected theatrical films at…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles will honor Angela Lansbury with its Britannia Award for lifetime achievement in television and film at the Britannia Awards on Nov. 8, at…
While Jack Valenti shows no signs of softening his position on awards-consideration screeners, the MPAA chief has been deluged with letters from a growing constituency opposed to the studio-backed…
DreamWorks has secured a single screen in L.A. for four weeks of exclusive screenings for Academy and guild members in advance of a late-December commercial bow of "The House of Sand and Fog."
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has set a Nov. 7 deadline for Golden Globe Awards submissions. Noms in the 13 pic and 11 TV categories will be announced Dec. 18 at the BevHilton. The 61st annual…
The U.K.'s indie distributors are going ahead with their existing plans to send out videos and DVDs in support of their BAFTA award campaigns.
The firestorm of opposition to the ban on Oscar screeners continued to grow over the weekend, with several new developments fanning the flames.
Do the corporate chiefs truly believe that, by not dispatching an initial shipment of 90 DVDs of "The Last Samurai" to the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., for example, they will prevent millions of…