LONDON — Pakistan has chosen "Zinda Bhaag" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Award race. The film is in the Urdu and Punjabi languages, produced by Mazhar Zaidi and written and…
Last week offered some big plot twists in the ongoing saga of Silvio Berlusconi, who was sentenced to jail just a few days after sealing an important and strategic deal for his Italian pay-TV service.
Pakistan will submit an entry to Oscar's foreign-language category after a gap of 50 years, though the committee has not yet chosen the film. Each country is allowed one submission and can decide how…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Malik Bendjelloul's "Searching for Sugar Man" has won the best feature award from the International Documentary Assn., adding to its lengthy list of kudos.
"The Central Park Five," "The Invisible War," "Queen of Versailles," "Searching for Sugar Man" and "Women with Cows" earned feature nominations for the 28th International Documentary Assn. Awards.
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Thomas Langmann paid tribute to the role Harvey Weinstein played in getting "The Artist" all the way to the big wins on Sunday night.
There could be no better example of the ever-increasing globalization of the film biz than the number of translators working backstage at the Oscars.
Oscar's doc short noms seem to be redefining the category as one that measures "best cause," selected less for the strength of execution than perceived legitimacy of the issue at hand.