Also: When will this branch go back to adventurous choices that don't mimic the best picture race?
Just in time for Halloween, a deep dive into the threads of the season.
LONDON — Berlin-based world sales company M-Appeal has picked up Slavek Horak’s “Home Care,” which is the Czech Republic's entry in the contest for the foreign-language film Oscar. The movie world…
As everyone struggles to name an early frontrunner in the Oscar race, don't sleep on this beloved indie.
Life, liberty and the pursuit of statuettes are among the inalienable rights of those who toil in Hollywood. But it wouldn't be entirely alien if certain other freedoms — to determine one's destiny…
Sending up a flare before these entries end up buried under the rubble of the season.
Typecast Films has acquired U.S. rights to the documentary “Iraqi Odyssey,” Switzerland’s entry for the Academy Awards in the foreign language film category. The movie will be released in New York…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that the field of documentary short subject contenders for the 88th Academy Awards has been narrowed to 10 films, half of which will receive…
Another healthy mix of period, fantasy and contemporary contenders mark a highly competitive race.
The American Film Institute has completed its AFI Fest lineup: 127 films from 45 countries will screen from Nov. 5 to 12. The festival includes 38 films directed/co-directed by women, 17…
Chris Rock has been confirmed as host of the 88th Academy Awards, producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin announced Wednesday. Variety reported on Tuesday that the comedian was in serious talks to…