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Dunkirk, Shape of Water lead 2017 Washington DC Critics Nominations

Dunkirk and The Shape of Water led the 2017 Washington DC Area Film Critics Association’s nominations this week with seven apiece including Best Film and Best Director. Call Me By Your Name, Mudbound and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri were just behind at six but none of the three achieved that duo of nominations. Get Out and Lady Bird came ...

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The Florida Project, Frances McDormand, Baby Driver Top Detroit Film Critics Picks

Sean Baker’s The Florida Project was the big winner from the Detroit Film Critics this morning, winning Best Film, director for Baker and Supporting Actor for Willem Dafoe. Martin McDonaugh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri earned wins for Frances McDormand in Best Actress and Screenplay for McDonaugh. A new category for the group this year, Best Use of Music, was ...

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2018 Oscars: 10 Films Qualify to Compete for Documentary Short Oscar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 90th Academy Awards® has been narrowed to 10 films, of which 5 will earn Oscar® nominations. Voters from the Academy’s Documentary Branch viewed this year’s 77 eligible entries and submitted their ballots to PricewaterhouseCoopers for tabulation. The 10 films are listed below ...

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Dunkirk, The Shape of Water, Wonder Woman Among 20 Films Advance in VFX Oscar Race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 90th Academy Awards®. The films are listed below in alphabetical order: “Alien: Covenant” “Beauty and the Beast” “Blade Runner 2049 “Dunkirk” ‘‘Ghost in the Shell” “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” ...

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2018 Oscars: 10 Films Advance in the Animated Short Oscar Race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 90th Academy Awards®. Sixty-three pictures had originally qualified in the category. The 10 films are listed below in alphabetical order by title, with their production companies: “Cradle,” Devon Manney, director (University of Southern California) “Dear Basketball,” Glen ...

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