David O. Russell's “Silver Linings Playbook,” Fox's “Bones” and ABC's “Modern Family” were among the winners Friday at the 39th Humanitas Prize kudos honoring film and TV writers. “Silver Linings”…
Academy of Television Arts & Sciences – 65th Primetime Emmy Award Nominations ****************************************** Best Drama Series “Breaking Bad” – AMC “Downton Abbey” – PBS “Game of Thrones”…
A year in documentaries that featured numerous worthwhile Oscar candidates -- and no small about of concern over the process of sifting through them -- has yielded 15 nonfiction films on the…
It was a full court of Kennedys -- 35, to be exact -- at HBO's Oct. 15 screening of "Ethel," Rory Kennedy's docu tribute to her mother, Ethel.
It was a full court of Kennedys -- 35, to be exact -- at HBO's Monday night screening of "Ethel," Rory Kennedy's docu tribute to her mother, Ethel Kennedy.
The Impact Arts & Film Fund will again hold film festivals during the Republican and Democratic conventions, with a lineup of documentaries and other issue-oriented films designed to draw interest…
SummerDocs, the seasonal documentary programming of the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival, has tapped a trio of films for its August lineup, starting with well-received Sundance alum "How to Survive a…
Nancy Meyers is on tap to receive the annual screenwriters tribute from the Nantucket Film Festival, which opens in June with a screening of Fox Searchlight's Sundance buzzmagnet "Beasts of the…
Director Rory Kennedy is a good daughter, which is precisely why "Ethel" is such a stiff film.
Fifteen world-premiere titles from filmmakers including Stephen Frears, Julie Delpy and Spike Lee are set to screen next month in Sundance's Premieres section, which, for the first time in recent…