New president will succeed Hawk Koch.
Dawn Hudson's inaugural spin as CEO of the multi-tentacled Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has been eventful, but not entirely in the ways commonly perceived or expected. The longtime Film…
Michel Hazanavicius is definitely getting the hang of Hollywood.
Tom Sherak, elected late Tuesday night to a third one-year term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, spoke with Variety about the prospects for his final stint, including…
Five was apparently not enough, and 10 may be too many. So how many best picture nominees is juuust right? That's going to be up to Academy voters, according to a new system.
Ballroom Marfa's Filmmakers' Selection Committee has chosen Andrew Lanham's "The Jumper of Maine" from the Academy's 2010 Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting winners to be featured in two…
Producer-director Aki Kaurismaki has withdrawn his "Lights in the Dusk" from contention for the foreign-language film Oscar, reportedly because his permission wasn't sought to submit it.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety