New president will succeed Hawk Koch.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Behind-the-scenes campaigning is under way to select your successor as Academy president, Hawk, so this is the moment to do some last-minute pushing and prodding.
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There might be some rest for the weary at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences after Sunday’s Oscars, but not much. The coming off-season for AMPAS will be a busy one. Among other things…
The Emad Burnat-Guy Davidi documentary "5 Broken Cameras," a shortlisted finalist for an Oscar nomination Thursday, earned top feature kudos at the Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking.
Frank Pierson, the Oscar-winning writer of "Dog Day Afternoon," former president of the Academy of Motion Pictures & Sciences and a consulting producer on "Mad Men" as recently as this past season…
In one of the more relaxed traditions of awards season, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences held its 31st annual Nominees Luncheon on Monday at the Beverly Hilton.
Tom Sherak has been re-elected to his third term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Meanwhile, the Acad has also set James Earl Jones, makeup man Dick Smith and Oprah…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will explore the art and craft of production design in a four-evening seminar series, "Evolution or Revolution? Production Design in the 21st Century."