NAFCA Set Awards Date for September 17th

The 6 th NAFCA will draw affluent audience on September 17, 2016 as the legendary Orpheum Theatre of Los Angeles hosts the 6 th NAFCA and NAFCA Honors. These prestigious awards will draw filmmakers and dignitaries from around the world. This event titled The NAFCA and nicknamed The African Oscars by the press will attract…

LA Film Festival Announce 2016 Lineup

Today the LA Film Festival, produced by Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that also produces the Film Independent Spirit Awards, unveiled the official U.S. Fiction, Documentary, World Fiction, Nightfall and LA Muse sections. The 2016 LA Film Festival will screen a diverse slate of feature films, shorts and web series, along with programs such…

Winners: 2016 Costume Designers Guild Awards

Mad Max and The Danish Girl have given more credence to their Oscar worthiness with wins at the Costume Designers Guild Awards, while Beasts of No Nation also scooped the contemporary film award. The winners are listed below, and with it being so close to the Academy Awards, these results should not be taken lightly, and both…

Winners: 2016 Makeup Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards

Some might say the Makeup Artists & Hair Stylists Guild carries more global significance than the Oscars. Of course if you don’t agree you wouldn’t want to annoy this lot, for sake of not looking pretty on the red carpet. Therefore, may we introduce to you the motion picture winners of the most important awards…

88th Oscars Announce Production Team

Via AMPAS Producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin today announced 14 key members of the production team for the 88th Oscars®, which will air live on Sunday, February 28, on ABC. This year, Glenn Weiss makes his Oscar® telecast debut as director.  Weiss has directed numerous televised events, including 15 Tony Awards® shows, for which…

Winners: 2016 Writers Guild Awards

As we draw closer to the Academy Awards, results become increasingly predictable, and last night’s WGA Awards have further segregated The Big Short and Spotlight from the rest of the pack. See the motion picture screenplay winners below, or click here to see all of the television and radio results. Alternatively, for a full rundown of the…

Winners: 2016 Annie Awards

Hollywood’s annual animation awards have been held, and it will come as no surprise that Inside Out swept the board with a total of ten awards, including Best Picture. However, Boy and the World also picked up an award for Best Independent Animated Feature, which will surely propel its chances at the Oscars from impossible to maybe not…

Winners: 2016 Directors Guild Awards

With the producers going for The Big Short, but the Screen Actors Guild opting for Spotlight, a lot hinged on the outcome of DGA awards to determine the Oscar favourite. Unfortunately, the race is now even more wide open, with Alejandro Inarritu winning the top prize for The Revenant. He now celebrates two major awards, having won a…

Winners: 2016 Art Directors Guild Awards

The Revenant, The Martian and Mad Max are the three motion picture winners from the Art Directors Guild. All three are nominated for the Academy Award in production design, which blows this category open to a coin toss, which we hear is becoming quite the popular deadlock breaker in America. The motion picture winners are below, but…

Winners: 2016 Screen Actors Guild Awards

Results this award season have been interesting, with no clear runaway favourite, and if anything the SAG Awards have added to the Best Picture uncertainty by awarding its top prize to Spotlight. The drama, about the journalists who uncover the church child sex abuse scandal, beat The Big Short which scooped the top prize from the producers…

Winners: 2016 Producers Guild Awards

Since 2007 the PGA Award for Outstanding Theatrical Motion Picture has correctly forecast to eventual Academy Award winner for Best Picture. Has, then, a major spanner been thrown in the works as The Big Short beat both The Revenant and Spotlight to scoop the top award? One thing’s for certain. This award season is still open with only…

Nominations: 2016 Razzie Awards

Fifty Shades of Grey and Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 are among the nominees for this year’s Razzie awards – the most notorious albeit the most entertaining accolades of the season. For this year’s nine regular Razzie categories, contenders and “winners” are determined by seeking online votes from over 900 Voting Razzie Members throughout 47 U.S….