There was a time, not that long ago, when the Best Foreign Language Film category was one of the most consistent embarrassments of the Academy Awards. In the last five years, however, something…
The Irish government has given a 14% boost to the budget of the Irish Film Board, the state-owned film and TV support agency that backed Oscar-nominated movies "Room" and "Brooklyn." The budget of…
Historical drama, "Xuan Zang," starring popular mainland Chinese actor Huang Xiaoming. will represent China as its national contender in the foreign language Oscars race, Chinese media reported…
Ten years ago Martin Scorsese's gangster picture swept into the season and won best picture on its own terms.
Juho Kuosmanen's boxing biopic "The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki," Finland's entry for the foreign-language Oscar, has won the International Feature Film Competition section of the 12th…
Many of the year's buzzy films are from talent with a checkered past. Can their work speak for itself?
LONDON — The Bangladesh Federation of Film Societies has chosen Tauquir Ahmed's "The Unnamed" ("Oggatonama") as the country's submission to the Academy's foreign language category. The film looks at…
Disney/ABC Television Group chief Ben Sherwood has given a big endorsement to Jimmy Kimmel serving as the host of the next Academy Awards telecast. During a Q&A Thursday night at the Paley Center for…
Taiwan has selected "Hang In There Kids!" (aka "Lokah Laqi!") as its contender in the Academy Awards foreign-language category. The announcement was made by Taiwan's Ministry of Culture. The film…
Batting around this year's stacked best actress race and comparatively thin lead actor race. Jeff Nichols discusses his new film "Loving."
Jimmy Kimmel, by many accounts, did a bang-up job as host of the Emmys Sunday — bang-up enough to spark speculation that he could host the Academy Awards in February. At the Governor’s Ball…
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