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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) keeps rolling along the awards circuit and everything is falling into place. After claiming the top award at DGA, PGA, and SAG, it netted top honors for cinematography at the 29th Annual American Society of Cinematographers Awards over the weekend.
Last night, February 7, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles, The Directors Guild of America awarded Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu top honor for Best Director in a Feature Film for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) , so, yeah, it’s more or less settled because let’s face it:
Update: The SAG Awards were held last night, and Birdman continued its winning way and solidified status as front-runner heading into the Academy Awards next month.
Entertainment Weekly has the first images from the latest from Academy Award-nominated director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman). Images were shot using natural light and because the crew can only shoot for a few hours each day, the production will continue through April.
Hot on the heels of their Oscar nominations, Birdman and Boyhood added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at 20th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Thursday night.
The Grand Budapest Hotel won big, too, but it was a night that also saw Obvious Child star Jenny Slate taking home the award for Best Actress in a Comedy,
According to Deadline, Michael Keaton, fresh off his critically-acclaimed performance in Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman, is finalizing a deal to join Tom Hiddleston and J.K. Simmons for Legendary’s big-budget monster movie Kong: Skull Island.
Saturday afternoon, the National Society of Film Critics has named Jean-Luc Godard‘s Goodbye to Language the best film of the year, narrowly beating out Richard Linklater‘s acclaimed Boyhood for the top prize.