Category Archives: Festival Coverage

Sundance Winner: ‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’

The Miseducation Of Cameron Post

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival wrapped Saturday in snowy Park City, Utah.

The Grand Jury Prizes went to Desiree Akhavan’s gay conversion therapy drama The Miseducation of Cameron Post (U.S. Dramatic), Derek Doneen’s harrowing child slave rescue documentary Kailash (U.S. Documentary), Tolga Karaçelik’s family-centric drama Butterflies (World Cinema Dramatic), and Talal Derki’s two-year portrait of the pressures facing children growing up in a radical Islamist family, titled Of Fathers and Sons (World Cinema Documentary).

2018 Oscars: The Full List of Nominees

The 90th Academy Awards

The Academy Award nominations were revealed early Tuesday morning, with Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis co-hosting the announcements.

Check out the complete list of nominees below:

Golden Globes 2018: ‘Three Billboards’ Wins Best Picture

The HFPA's Annual Awards

The big winner of the HFPA’s 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards was Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri which took home four awards: Best Picture — Drama, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best Screenplay.

Venice: Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’ Wins the Golden Lion

74th Venice Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro’s romantic fantasy The Shape of Water was awarded the Golden Lion of the 74th Venice Film Festival.

Samuel Maoz’s military drama Foxtrot won the Grand Jury Prize Silver Lion; Xavier Legrand won the Silver Lion for best director, for his debut film Custody; Martin McDonagh took the best screenplay award for his darkly comic revenge tale Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri;

Swedish Satire ‘The Square’ Wins the Palme D’or at Cannes

2017 Cannes Film Festival

Swedish satire The Square is the big winner of Palme d’Or at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. Ruben Östlund’s 142-minute film convinced the Pedro Almodóvar’s Competition Jury with its wry and sometimes absurd humor.

The Grand Prix went to hotly buzzed 12o Beats Per Minute by Robin Campillo.

Loveless, directed by Russian writer-director Andrey Zvyagintsev, took the jury prize.

Oscars 2017 Live Stream: Watch the Academy Awards Online

The 89th Academy Awards

The 89th Academy Awards, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, kick off at 8:30 p.m. on ABC.

The movie with the most honors this year is Damien Chazelle’s La La Land, with 14 nominations. The musical is competing for Best Picture opposite eight-time nominees Arrival and Moonlight.

2017 BAFTA Awards: ‘La La Land’ Tops in Almost Every Major Category

Emma Stone

As expected, the frothy musical La La Land dominated the EE British Academy Film Awards, winning in almost every major category including Best Film, Director (Damien Chazelle), Lead Actress (Emma Stone), Cinematography (Linus Sandgren) and Original Music (Justin Hurwitz).

The other big winner at the 70th annual BAFTAs ceremony, hosted by Stephen Fry, is Ken Loach’s I, Daniel Blake as Best British Film.