What the heck is a Slant Focus Lens? Who is RenderMan? And why are they being honored by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences this year?
In a major blow to makers of short films, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Board of Governors has decided to eliminate the documentary short and live-action short categories -- but not…
The Swedish Film Institute nominated "Anglagard," or "Angel Manor," for the Best Foreign Film Oscar to replace "The Best Intentions," which was declared ineligible last week.
Gilbert Cates is returning one more time to produce next year's 65th Academy Awards presentation, marking the producer-director's fourth consecutive go-round as the show's producer.
"The Fencing Master" directed by Pedro Olea will be the Spanish entry for Oscar for best foreign picture.
A possible brouhaha is brewing over the eligibility of Bille August's "The Best Intentions" in the competition for the best foreign-language film Oscar.
It's no surprise that Mexico's hottest film, "Como Agua Para Chocolate," has been picked by the Mexican Academy as that country's entry for the upcoming 1993 Academy Awards.
Two months before it was to go to trial, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has dropped its suit against three ticket brokers accused of illegally selling Oscar tickets.
Auctioneer Malcolm Willits put another Oscar statuette on the block yesterday , looking to sell the figure that was awarded to Robbie Robertson for his special effects work on the 1969 film…
The voting timetable for the 65th annual Academy Awards has been announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences: Oct. 27: Sci/tech demonstrations. Dec. 1: Deadline for official screen…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences in December and February will distribute to its L.A.-area members a master calendar of special screenings of all films eligible for Oscar nominations…