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2014 Tribeca Film Festival Announces Heineken Audience Award Winners

New York, NY [April 26, 2014] – The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, announced the winners of the two Heineken Audience Awards tonight at the wrap party in New York City. Two awards – one for narrative … Continue reading

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2014 Sundance Film Festival Announces Feature Film Awards

Park City, UT — Sundance Institute this evening announced the Jury, Audience and other special awards of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival at the feature film Awards Ceremony, hosted by Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally, in Park City, Utah. Video … Continue reading

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Mark Rosenberg Wins 2014 Sundance Institute/NHK Award

Park City, UT — Sundance Institute and NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) have announced Mark Rosenberg, director of the upcoming film, Ad Inexplorata, as winner of the 2014 Sundance Institute/NHK Award. The award was presented at a private ceremony at the … Continue reading

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Afi Awards Take The Competition Out Of The Competition

JANUARY 10, 2014, Los Angeles – America’s finest film and television artists were among the guests honored by the American Film Institute (AFI) at its January 10 AFI AWARDS 2013 luncheon, sponsored by Verizon Digital Media Services and Audi of … Continue reading

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Carole Dean Receives the WIFTS Foundation Lifetime of Achievement Award

December, 2012 — Los Angeles – The mere thought of finding even partial funding for one’s film is enough to make many filmmakers swoon with delighted anticipation. So, to be sure, at a star-studded ceremony at the New Beverly Cinema … Continue reading

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Golden Globes Move Earlier

Although it is only marginally earlier, next year’s Golden Globe Awards will take place on Sunday, January 13, two days before Oscar nominations are announced. The decision to hold the ceremony before Oscar nominations solves what could have been a … Continue reading

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Fallon To Host Oscars?

Rumors are swirling in Los Angeles that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is considering late night television host Jimmy Fallon as the host for the 2013 Academy Awards telecast. Also rumored was that Lorne Michaels, the longtime … Continue reading

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Gael Garcia Bernal Honored

Hold on to your hearts…….Mexican heartthrob and leading actor Gael Garcia Bernal will be honored this month at the Locarno Film Festival, which is taking place in the picturesque southern Switzerland resort town from August 1 to 11. The actor … Continue reading

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Nantucket Festival Honors

The 17th annual Nantucket Film Festival (NFF) came to a close this past weekend. The event which highlights the art of screenwriting awarded its Showtime Tony Cox prize to JEAN OF THE JONSES by   Stella Meghie. The award for best … Continue reading

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Krakow Doc Awards

Documentary films shined at the 52nd Krakow Film Festival in Poland.  The International Jury, consisting of Jacek Bławut rman (Poland), Luciano Barisone (Switzerland), Hedva Goldschmidt (Israel), Truls Lie (Norway) and Peter Torbiörnsson (Sweden), have decided to award: GOLDEN HORN for … Continue reading

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