Steve Buscemi will present a posthumous tribute to James Gandolfini at the 23rd annual Gotham Independent Film Awards on Monday, December 2. Gandolfini joins the previously announced tributes to Forest Whitaker, Richard Linklater and Katherine Oliver at the event.
Dern will receive the Career Achievement Award at the 25th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival as part of its Awards Gala.
Comedian Patton Oswalt will host the 29th annual Independent Spirit Awards ceremony on the beach in Santa Monica Saturday March 1, Josh Welsh, president of Film Independent said Tuesday.
Inside Llewyn Davis hosted an intimate bash Wednesday night in Santa Monica ahead of its Closing Night screening at AFI Fest Thursday complete with a concert from the film's popular soundtrack, which is already a hit on iTunes.
New Directors/New Films '13 feature The Act Of Killing continues to build momentum during this Awards Season. The film by Joshua Oppenheimer won the 2013 Puma Impact Award at a ceremony held at TimesCenter in New York.
Ahead of its U.S. premiere at AFI Fest in Los Angeles, Sorrentino spoke to FilmLinc Daily about his love of Rome, the film's simple yet unconventional storytelling and its kinship to another ode to the Eternal City, Fellini's La Dolce Vita.
New York Film Festival features Le Week-End, The Invisible Woman, Blue Is The Warmest Color and last year's Frances Ha are among the films to score nominations Monday for the 16th annual Moët British Independent Film Awards.