Tag: awards season

Academy Cuts MAJOR CATEGORIES From Upcoming Oscars Broadcast

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has come under scrutiny the last number of years for various reasons regarding its annual broadcast of the Oscars ceremony. The mounting backlash has coincided with historically low viewership, which hit an all-time low last year during the 90th Academy Awards. In an attempt to reconcile the criticism

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Winners: The 23rd Art Directors Guild Awards

Last night the Art Directors Guild handed out their annual awards during their 23rd ceremony. If you are interested in getting your hands on any advantage you can for your Oscar pool at work, then these you will definitely want to check out last night’s outcomes. As is the case with most other guilds, the

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Winners: The 71st Directors Guild of America Awards

Last night the DGA, the Directors Guild of America, handed out the awards during their 71st ceremony. Interesting fact: in all those years, only seven times has a director won top honors at the DGA’s and NOT gone on to win Best Director at the Academy Awards. Something to keep in mind when filling out

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Winners: The 2019 American Cinema Editors Guild Awards

The winners for the 69th annual American Cinema Editors Awards, better known as the Eddies, were announced at the ceremony last night. Now we can compare the guild’s winners here to who they nominated for the Oscars for a better understanding (hopefully) of who will walk away with Best Film Editing at this year’s Academy Awards. As

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30 Fun & Surprising Bits Of Oscars Trivia

The 91st Academy Awards are just around the corner, which means the film community has gold on the mind. While we all eagerly await the moment our favorite filmmakers step onto the stage to claim their coveted award, let’s take a look back at the history and the landmarks of Oscars history. Here are 30

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2019 Cinematographers & Art Directors Guilds Awards

 The road to the 91st Academy Awards is paved by voting bodies like film critics, the Hollywood Foreign Press and of course the different guilds that put forth the Oscar nominees in each category. This includes the American Society of Cinematographers and the Art Directors Guild. Both aforementioned guilds have released their nominations for their

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2019 Directors Guild Awards Nominees

The Directors Guild of America recently announced their nominees for their annual DGA awards. The DGA’s are yet another high-profile stop on the road to the Academy Awards on February 24th. The categories here include film, television and commercials; however, for the sake of this blog, I have chosen to include only the feature film

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2019 Producers Guild Awards Nominees

Awards season is in full swing. So far we’ve seen the nominees for the Golden Globes, SAG Awards, and even some shortlists for the upcoming Oscars. Most recently the nominations for the Producers Guild of America Awards were announced. Like the SAG’s and to a much lesser extent the Golden Globes, the PGA Awards are

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Unbelievable Facts About the 2018 Oscar Nominations

By Jordan Peterson @movieminsreviews The 90th annual Academy Award nominations were announced this morning (see the complete list here) and, as always, heavy slews of criticism and praise were not far behind. Whether you’re enthralled or enraged by this year’s nods, there are plenty of crazy facts to walk away with. This includes a lot of first’s and record-breakers.

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