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.
An array of helmers working in different genres and styles could also find their way to noms.
This season's Golden Globe hopefuls are populated with women actresses, exec producers, writers and showrunners.
More than one female director could land a spot on Oscar's director list.
Call it the year of the fashionable woman.
Women in Marshall's "Nine" prove that Fellini's "8 1/2" left floodgates open for interpretation.
Marc Shaiman has been tapped as music director for the Oscarcast.
From 37 contenders to 10, the Academy must now select its animated short film nominees.
Here's the conundrum: 10 best-picture slots and not much out there yet that's screaming "Oscar!"