12 Years a Slave won Best Picture at the 2014 Academy Awards Sunday night, while Gravity filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón won Best Director Sunday night in Los Angeles. NYFF honoree Cate Blanchett won Best Actress, while Matthew McConaughey won Best Actor. And Italy's The Great Beauty won Best Foreign Film while 20 Feet from Stardom won Best Doc.
New York Film Festival debut 12 Years a Slave swept major awards at the Independent Spirit Awards Saturday afternoon in Santa Monica, winning Best Feature, Best Director for Steve McQueen, and other prizes, while Blue Is the Warmest Color took Best International Feature.
Les garçons et Guillaume, à table!, Polanski and Oscar-nominated The Broken Circle Breakdown were among the top winners in Paris at the French Academy's annual César Awards.
Matthew McConaughey discussed his Oscar-nominated role in Dallas Buyers Club, the mysteries of True Detective, and his career and process during one of our Free Talks. We've got video!
"Curiosity is much more interesting than anything that is associated with what they now call 'auteurism,'" the director said during a conversation with Steve Coogan about their Oscar-nominated film, part of our Free Talks series.
Awards night in London! The British Academy of Film and Television Arts presented prizes for the best of 2013. What do you think of the winners?
The February 13 event includes a 3D screening of his multiple Oscar-nominated Gravity followed by a conversation with Cuarón moderated by Gavin Smith of Film Comment, plus a screening of his 2006 film Children of Men.
The Academy’s Board of Governors voted to rescind the Original Song nomination for “Alone Yet Not Alone,” music by Bruce Broughton and lyric by Dennis Spiegel Tuesday night.
The memory of Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, the Tin Man, that cuddly Cowardly Lion, the Land of Oz and Her Melted Evilness the Wicked Witch of the West and Miss Good Witch Glinda will rain down from over the rainbow onto the 86th Academy Awards in March, marking its 75th.