Last Men in Aleppo Director Targeted by Russian Hackers to Discredit His Work in Run-up to Oscars
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Last Men in Aleppo Director Targeted by Russian Hackers to Discredit His Work in Run-up to Oscars

bipedalist - February 6, 2018

The Guardian reports that Feras Fayyad, the director of Last Men in Aleppo, is being targeted by Russian hackers dead set on discrediting his work. Generally, this is…

Is the Year of the Woman Enough to Bring Home Oscar Wins?
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90th Academy Awards

Is the Year of the Woman Enough to Bring Home Oscar Wins?

bipedalist - February 6, 2018

Over at Hollywood-Elsewhere, Jeff Wells is losing his mind over the possibility of The Shape of Water or Get Out winning Best Picture. There is no particular…

Presenting The Oscar Class of 2018
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90th Academy Awards

Presenting The Oscar Class of 2018

Jazz Tangcay - February 5, 2018

The Academy Motion Pictures Arts and Science held its annual luncheon today honoring the nominees of the 90th Academy Awards in Beverly Hills. [gallery size="large" ids="122615,122616,122617,122618,122619,122620,122621,122622,122623,122624,122625"] [gallery…

The Art of Persuasion – the Oscars Luncheon Happens Today
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90th Academy Awards

The Art of Persuasion – the Oscars Luncheon Happens Today

bipedalist - February 5, 2018

The Oscars luncheon happens today, where nominees will get to mingle and have their picture taken in the class photo. E! has a gallery going all the…

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science Present The Oscar Concert
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90th Academy Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science Present The Oscar Concert

Jazz Tangcay - February 1, 2018

Attention Film music lovers! The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Los Angeles Philharmonic today announced details of The Oscar® Concert, a special, one-night-only…

The Academy Moves Forward with Calm But Firm Rationality Amid Widespread Fear in Hollywood
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90th Academy Awards

The Academy Moves Forward with Calm But Firm Rationality Amid Widespread Fear in Hollywood

bipedalist - January 28, 2018

Kris Tapley reports over at Variety that the Academy has responded to the #MeToo movement in much the same way they responded to the #OscarsSoWhite movement in…

Blade Runner, Shape, Coco and Logan Win Art Directors Guild Awards
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90th Academy Awards

Blade Runner, Shape, Coco and Logan Win Art Directors Guild Awards

bipedalist - January 27, 2018

Fantasy: Blade Runner 2049 Contemporary Film: Logan Animated Feature: Coco Period Film: The Shape of Water Half Hour Series - Glow One-Hour Period or Fantasy, Single Camera…

AwardsDaily’s Annual Predict the Winners Contest!
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90th Academy Awards

AwardsDaily’s Annual Predict the Winners Contest!

bipedalist - January 26, 2018

[We updated the makeup category, please enter contest again for those who already did] We all have to plan something special for our 20th year doing this,…

Predictions Friday — Follow the Screenplay
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90th Academy Awards

Predictions Friday — Follow the Screenplay

bipedalist - January 26, 2018

The race for Best Picture has focused on several films that were also written by their directors. With three big prizes up for grabs, it seems plausible…

ACE Eddie Preview and Predictions
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90th Academy Awards

ACE Eddie Preview and Predictions

bipedalist - January 24, 2018

The American Cinema Editors will announce their Eddie winners this weekend.  As far as I can tell, there will be a few head to heads worth noting…