In the first 80 years of Oscar, only one animated film had ever been nominated for best picture: 1991's "Beauty and the Beast." Then the Academy went back to considering 10 contenders, and "Up" made…
Dark family laffer "Less Than Kind" (HBO Canada), featuring the late Maury Chaykin, was the big winner at the Gemini TV Awards on Saturday.
Seville– Mohamed al-Daradji’s “Son of Babylon” and Susanne Bier’s “In a Better World” topped the 7th Seville European Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday. Playing Sundance’s World Cinema section…
It's hard enough maintaining an animation franchise. Launching a new one is nearly impossible.
A successful animated brand is often the gift that keeps on giving.
Sixteen toons submitted but the branch has yet to rule on whether they all qualify. Given the category's rules, if just one falls out, the category shrinks to three nominees. The 15 entries below…
In 1978, as he stood at the podium to present the Oscar for directing, Francis Ford Coppola took a moment to talk to the incipient digital age and the "communications revolution" that was about to…
In the boutique world of film preservation, less associated with the glamour of Hollywood than with cold vaults and tedious research, Kevin Brownlow is an immense star.
His portraits have run the gamut from Latin American dictators to Cambodian warlords, but the Brooklyn boy has always maintained his affinity for the types of his old neighborhood.
Jean-Luc Godard never courted Hollywood. Fittingly, at the height of his international renown, he ignored the siren's call by turning down a chance to direct Warren Beatty in "Bonnie and Clyde."
It's only logical that a year after Martin Scorsese received the Cecil B. DeMille Award from the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., Robert De Niro would be next in line.