The Writers Guild of America leaned heavily toward newcomers in its screenplay noms: 14 of the 19 individuals cited are first-time nominees, including seven who are anointed for their first produced…
Ben Stiller has been tapped as a presenter for the 74th Academy Awards. This will be Stiller's second appearance as a presenter.
Warren Beatty will receive the Akira Kurosawa Award for lifetime achievement in film directing at the 45th annual San Francisco Intl. Film Festival, which runs April 18-May 2.
The Hollywood Makeup Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards has tapped Dustin Hoffman to receive this year's MUHS Barrymore Award for career achievement.
A widowed English teacher and a younger Italian cop end up on the run to the deep blue yonder in "Heaven," an accessibly arty romantic thriller with aspirations to something higher.
Ibolya Fekete's controversial pic "Chico," about mercenaries in the Yugoslav civil war, won the grand prize at the 33rd Magyar Filmszemle, Hungary's annual film fest, which wrapped Tuesday.
Whoopi Goldberg's missing Oscar was found Tuesday at the Ontario Airport in a trash bin. Goldberg's Academy Award was shipped via UPS Friday to R.S. Owens Co. in Chicago, the company that makes the…
In a blow to the films' screenplay Oscar chances, the Writers Guild of America has ruled that kudos favorites "In the Bedroom" and "Memento" are ineligible for the guild's honors. WGA nominations for…
HBO's "Sex and the City" dominated Directors Guild of America Awards nominations Tuesday, taking three mentions for top comedy TV series, while Fox's "Malcolm in the Middle" and NBC's "Will & Grace"…
Filmmaker Barry Levinson has been tapped by the board of the American Cinema Editors for its ACE Golden Eddie filmmaker of the year kudos.
Independent Feature Project West's premier sponsor for the 2002 Los Angeles Film Festival, retailer Target, has established a Target Filmmaker Award with a cash prize of $50,000.