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Gbeck Future Film Festival Award Winners announced

THE WINNERS LIST FOR THE 7TH GBECKFF Gbeck Future Film Festival focuses on new media and young filmmakers. The competition is divided into two parts: “Script” and “Production.” As well the films were grouped by length (short and full-length film) and organized into three types: drama, documentary, and animation. Many great young filmmakers have been fostered by this event, and many excellent new films were discovered in the selection process. Th...

Angie Lost Girls wins the Narrative Feature Grand Prize at SR Socially Relevant Festival New York

Yesss !Two prizes for Angie Lost Girls: BEST FILM and BEST ACTRESS (Jane Widdup)  Award Winners Announced at SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival 2021   -- The Narrative Feature Grand Prize goes to SRFF International Jury favorite Dustwun and Angie:Lost Girls (Ex-Aequo) -- The Boys Who Said NO! Judith Ehrlich's production on the resistance against the Vietnam War wins Best Documentary Feature. -- How We See Water wins The Vanya Exerjian - Empowering Women ...

Nailed it: WGA Awards Noms & Winners of the 2021 LA/NY Show

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent You're going to feel like you are at the WGA Awards 2021 show right now. Because this is a live write-cast, or on the fly coverage. And it begins at 7 pm Eastern and 4 pm Pacific (California time here), the Writers Guild Awards held their virtual ceremony from New York and LA with some exciting reveals of the winners for WGA Awards 2021. And now it is live with a montage of writers saying they “wanted to be” architects, docto...

Punto de Vista 2021 Winners

The international jury of the fifteenth Punto de Vista International Documentary Film Festival of Navarra, made up of Nicole Brenez, James Lattimer and Antoine Thirion, after watching the entries in the Official Section, has decided to award the following prizes: Official prizes ► The Punto de Vista Grand Prize for Best Film, worth 10,000 euros, goes to The Works and Days (of Tayoko Shiojiri in the Shiotani Basin), by C.W. Winter and Anders Edström. The jury...

Emerald Fennell & Sacha Baron Cohen Top WGA Awards 2021 - Winners Announced

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent   by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent You're going to feel like you are at the WGA Awards 2021 show right now. Because this is a live write-cast, or on the fly coverage. And it begins at 7 pm Eastern and 4 pm Pacific (California time here), the Writers Guild Awards held their virtual ceremony from New York and LA with some exciting reveals of the winners for WGA Awards 2021. And now it is live with a montage of writ...

The IndieFEST Film Awards Announces Latest Winners!

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:                                     Rick Prickett, Competition Director 858-454-9787 TheIndieFEST.com Info@TheIndieFEST.com   The IndieFEST Film Awards Announces Latest Winners! La Jolla, CA, February 2021 – The IndieFEST Film Awards strives to give talented directors, ...

VIDEO Oscars® nominations announced today

93RD OSCARS® NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED - THE OSCARS SET TO AIR LIVE, APRIL 25, 2021, ON ABC Oscars® nominations today (March 15), live from London, via a global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, the Academy’s digital platforms, an international satellite feed and broadcast media. Chopra Jonas and Jonas announced the nominees in 23 categories at 5:19 a.m. PT. See below the complete list of nominees, or visit the official Oscars website, www.oscar.com.     Ac...

The 93rd #Oscar Noms & Oscartini Recipe for you

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent It’s not enough that this Award Season 2021 went virtual right out of the gate due to the Pandemic? But the Academy actually decided that the foreboding Ides of March, or March 15, would be an auspicious date for the Nominations Announcement for the 93rd Oscar Presentation. Who knows what else will happen on show date April 25, 2021. That’s where we find ourselves in the Year of COVID, where even the things we count on go awry. ...

Cesar Winners 2021 (and french actress) unveiled, Bye Bye Morons wins big

The 46th Cesar ceremony was held at the Olympia on March 12, 2021, marked by the triumph of Albert Dupontel's film "Adieu les cons" awarded 7 times, but also by political declarations, an incongruous striptease when handing the Cesar for the best costume. ... The ceremony was widely criticized for its lack of lightness, haughtiness and humor. A dark year! 1.4 M views... and growing! BEST FILM Adieu Les Cons, dir: Albert Dupontel BEST DIRECTOR Albert Dupontel, Adieu ...

VIDEO: Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas will announce the Oscar nominations this coming monday March 15

93RD OSCARS® NOMINATIONS will be revealed live Monday, March 15, 2021 5:19 a.m. PDT / 8:19 a.m. EDT / 12:19 p.m. GMT / 8:19 p.m. CST   Actor-producer Priyanka Chopra Jonas (“The White Tiger”) and singer, songwriter and actor Nick Jonas (“Kingdom”) will announce the 93rd Oscars® nominations in all 23 Academy Award® categories in a two-part live presentation on Monday, March 15, via global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, the Academy’s d...

SFFILM Announces Recipients of Dolby Institute Fellowships

  2021 Dolby Institute Fellowships Awarded to Kobi Libii’s The American Society of Magical Negroes and Beth de Araújo’s Josephine San Francisco, CA – SFFILM, in partnership with the Dolby Institute, announced today the recipients of the 2021 Dolby Institute Fellowships, which support narrative feature films from development through post-production. Created in 2018 as part of an innovative partnership between Dolby and SFFILM, these fellowships were designed to pr...

Another Award for Iris at Accolade film competition and Awards

Accolade Global Film Competition Award - Season: March 2021 Diana Rodriguez (USA), IRIS received the Award of Excellence Special Mention: Film Feature     The judges based their decisions on the quality, creativity and technical aspects of the film.  The award appropriately reflects the endless hours Diana and her team have spent to create this outstanding production!  Congratulations on your achievement!  It was first announced on the Accolade Faceb...

BAFTAs 2021: the nominations in full, winners will be announced on 11 April

Rocks and Nomadland lead the race as the nominations for this year’s BAFTAs are unveiled. The BAFTAs have unveiled a notably diverse list of nominations for the 2021 awards, with Sarah Gavron’s coming-of-age drama Rocks and Chloé Zhao’s Nomadland emerging as frontrunners with seven nominations each. Gavron and Zhao are among the record number of four women nominated in the best director category. Rocks, which was backed by the BFI F...

“Your Script Produced!” Studios: Season 2 Genre and Grand prize winners announced

“YOUR SCRIPT PRODUCED! ™” STUDIOS  SEASON 2 - 2020 Discovering and producing talented writers and filmmakers left behind by the entertainment industry, worldwide! Entertainment Industry's Unparalleled Event! Producing Talented Writers & Filmmakers that were left behind by the Entertainment industry! Winners will be announced & promoted in the largest trades in the entertainment business:  VAR...

Line-up of EE Rising Star Award nominees for 2021

NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2021 EE RISING STAR AWARD AHEAD OF THE EE BAFTA FILM AWARDS The only category at the EE BAFTAs voted for by the British public The all British line-up of EE Rising Star Award nominees for 2021 are: Bukky Bakray, Conrad Khan, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Morfydd Clark and Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù Nominees were selected by a group of industry jurors including Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander, actress and BAFTA Film Committee member Jo Hartley and BAFT...

VIDEO: Berlinale 2021: The Award Winners of the Competition

Katia Pascariu © Silviu Ghetie / Micro Film 2021 - Director Radu Jude © Silviu Ghetie Golden Bear for Best Film: Babardeală cu bucluc sau porno balamuc (Bad Luck Banging or Loony Porn) by Radu Jude                                       Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize: Guzen to sozo (Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy) by Ryusuke Hamaguchi Silver Bear Jury Prize: Herr B...

VIDEO: Announcement of the Jury Decisions: Berlinale Shorts & Generation

  The Awards of Berlinale Shorts   The International Short Film Jury of Berlinale Shorts has decided upon the following awards: Golden Bear for Best Short Film for Nanu Tudor (My Uncle Tudor) by Olga Lucovnicova; Silver Bear Jury Prize (Short Film) for Xia Wu Guo Qu Le Yi Ban (Day Is Done) by Zhang Dalei; Berlin Short Film Candidate for the European Film Awards for Easter Eggs by Nicolas Keppens. See the detailed awards and jury statements. Golden...

VIDEO: Live Announcement of the Jury Decisions: Competition & Encounters: March 5 11.45

Join us for the video presentations of the decisions of the International Jury and the Encounters Jury. The International Jury: Jasmila Žbanić (director, Bosnia and Herzegovina) Gianfranco Rosi (director, Italy) Mohammad Rasoulof (director, Iran) Nadav Lapid (director, Israel) Adina Pintilie (director, Romania) Ildikó Enyedi (director, Hungary)   The Encounters Jury: Florence Almozini (programmer, France) Diedrich Diederichsen (editor and publisher, Germany) Cecilia Bar...

Three Awards and 1,300 Meetings at the Berlinale Co-Production Market

  At this year's Berlinale Co-Production Market (March 1-5), three monetary awards were presented to selected feature film projects: The Eurimages Co-Production Development Award, the VFF Talent Highlight Award and the ARTEKino International Award. See the projects Berlinale Co-Production Market Awards Ceremony: Photo © Lydia Hesse / Berlinale 2021 At the Berlinale Co-Production Market (March 1 to 5), three monetary awards were presented to sele...

Announcement of the Jury Decisions Thursday, March 4 at 12.00 (noon) CET

During the Industry Event (March 1 to 5) of the 71st Berlinale, the Juries of the Competition and the sections Berlinale Shorts, Encounters and Generation will announce their award decisions. The juries, who are currently in Berlin will see the films in a cinema.   The award decisions will be announced via a video presentation of the juries, followed by a press release. The festive Award Ceremony will then take place at the Summer Special (June 9 to 20).     ...

The 78th Golden Globe Awards winners are below.

Best motion picture — drama  WINNER | “Nomadland” “The Father” “Mank” “Promising Young Woman” “The Trial of the Chicago 7” Watch the complete list of awards Actress in a motion picture — drama WINNER |Andra Day, “The United States vs. Billie Holiday” Viola Davis, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” Va...

The 2021 DPA Golden Globes Gift Suite at the Luxe Hotel: feel the luxury beyond the mask !

By Emmanuel Itier (self portray) It’s the season again- the gift suite and film awards season is wide open! If there is one brilliant re-invention from Nathalie Dubois and her DPA gift suite lounge (https://dpagroup.org ) it is how this maverick entrepreneur was able to surf the covid pandemic and create a “drive in” gift suite in the parking lot of the Luxe hotel (https://www.luxehotels.com/hotels/sunset ). Escape the pandemic nightmare and book yourself a room before t...

17 scientific and technical achievements to be honorted with Academy Awards®

  Nia DaCosta to host Scientific and Technical Awards virtual presentation on Saturday, February 13 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that 17 scientific and technical achievements represented by 55 individual award recipients, as well as two companies, will be honored in a virtual Scientific and Technical Awards presentation on Saturday, February 13, 2021.  Hosted by filmmaker Nia DaCosta (“Little Woods&...

366 FILMS eligible for the 2020 Academy Awards®

    Three hundred sixty-six feature films are eligible for the 2020 Academy Awards®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. To be eligible for consideration under rules provisions implemented for the 93rd Academy Awards year only, feature films may open in a commercial motion picture theater in at least one of six U.S. metropolitan areas: Los Angeles County; the City of New York; the Bay Area; Chicago, Illinois; Miami, Florida; and Atlanta, Georgia,...

Award Season just got stranger: HFPA LA Times burn, then an LAPC retort

    by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent   First the Rona, as Covid-19 is called in LA, shuts down Award Season in Hollywood. Just when you thought things couldn’t get any stranger with cardboard seat fillers and Zoom VIP check-in’s? Los Angeles Times just did a take-down of the Golden Globes and its member-voters of show originator the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.  If you’re in the business right now, you don’t...

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