To send or not to send: That has been the Oscar-screener question for the past three years. In olden times, studios stroked filmmaker egos by mailing DVD screeners for a slew of pics with slim awards…
The sweet scent of an Oscar nomination mingled with that of the lavish hors d’oeuvres at Morton’s Tuesday night when Paramount pulled out all the stops to toast Oliver Stone. On Monday night, Stone…
Producer-director Aki Kaurismaki has withdrawn his "Lights in the Dusk" from contention for the foreign-language film Oscar, reportedly because his permission wasn't sought to submit it.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences board of governors has granted branch status to the roughly 120 makeup artists and hairstylists who are Acad members-at-large.
What is the difference between a replacement and being dropped? Not much, it seems, when it comes to the odd affair of how "Invisible Waves" is no longer Thailand's foreign-language Oscar contender.
The road to Oscar glory is rarely smooth, but for many Mideast helmers, this year's path to the Kodak Theater is proving particularly bumpy. Wars, censorship and electoral uncertainty are just a few…
Emanuele Crialese's Ellis Island immigration drama "Golden Door" is Italy's candidate for a foreign-language Oscar nomination.
Zhang Yimou martial arts epic "The Curse of the Golden Flower" is China's candidate for the foreign-language Oscar nomination, while helmer Joachim Trier's "Reprise" is Norway's hopeful.
Kambosia Partovi's "Café Transit," a film defending women's rights, has been chosen to represent Iran in the foreign-language film category at the Oscars.
Pedro Almodovar's village-set femme dramedy "Volver" and Ziyi Zhang starrer "The Banquet" are among a clutch of pics announced Thursday as contenders for the foreign-language film Oscar.
Canada's submission for foreign Oscar will be helmer Deepa Mehta's Hindi-language pic "Water," making it the first country to take advantage of June's rule change that allows a picture to feature any…