The French government has earmarked over half a million dollars in new funding to local makers, distributors, programmers and exhibitors of short films.
The American Cinema Editors have tapped veteran editors Antony Gibbs and George D. Watters as this year's winners of its Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Different orgs have different rules for their kudos. To clarify, here is a summary of what's eligible for some of the major honors.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox -76.03%
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Daily:$962,590 Cumulative:$13.7M Universal Pictures -67.12%
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Daily:$864,209 Cumulative:$12.4M Warner Brothers -68.56%
The Motion Picture Sound Editors org has made its 2001 nominations for the 49th Annual Golden Reel Awards.
Bruce Vilanch has been named head writer for the 74th Academy Awards telecast -- the 13th time he has been tapped for the event.
The enigmatic life and death of little-known but important U.S. pop visual artist Ray Johnson is paid artful homage in "How to Draw a Bunny," helmer John Walter's tyro feature docu. Winner of a…
R&B prodigy Alicia Keys paced the nominations race for the 16th annual Soul Train Music Awards, garnering four noms for her debut album "Songs in A Minor."
The Directors Guild of America has named Joe Pytka for his record-setting 14th nomination as one of five candidates for outstanding directorial achievement in commercials.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Joel Gallen, producer and organizer of "America: A Tribute to Heroes," with its first Visionary Award.
Marcia Gay Harden will make her first appearance as an Oscar presenter at the 74th Academy Awards. Harden nabbed gold in the supporting actress category for her perf in the 2000 pic "Pollock." She…