If there were any questions about her gift for marrying art to commerce, Kathryn Bigelow exploded them once and for all.
Jane Campion is one of three women in history to have been nominated for the directing Oscar.
James Cameron has been planning the sci-fi hybrid "Avatar" since the Oscar-winning "Titanic" was a rowboat.
The brothers' latest, "A Serious Man," is perhaps their most personal film in a decade.
"It's like I'm on a cloud, waiting for someone to pop it," says the director.
No-nonsense in his approach and frighteningly prolific, Clint Eastwood again enters kudo season with a horse in the race.
Henry Selick's "Coraline" led the Annies with 10 nominations.
"The Lovely Bones" plays to Peter Jackson's strengths.
With just three features, Jason Reitman has gone from indie wunderkind to breakthrough sensation.
Danish filmmaker Lone Scherfig has no interest in the "auteur" label.
Quentin Tarantino could have his best shot in years to return to the party.