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2018 Oscars: Submission Deadlines for Next Year’s Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today published its list of upcoming submission deadlines for 90th Academy Awards® consideration. Submissions for individual categories and the General Entry/Official Screen Credits (OSC) form are due by 5 p.m. PT on the following dates: Documentary Short Subject Friday, September 1 Documentary Feature Wednesday, September 20 Animated Short ...

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Trailer for Richard Linklater’s ‘Last Flag Flying’ with Bryan Cranston, Steve Carell, Laurence Fishburne

Academy Award nominee Richard Linklater (Boyhood, the Before series) returns with the ‘spiritual’ sequel to 1973’s Oscar-nominated The Last Detail with Last Flag Flying. Starring Oscar nominees Bryan Cranston (Trumbo), Steve Carell (Foxcatcher) and Laurence Fishburne (What’s Love Got to Do With It) and with Amazon Studios behind it, your dad porn film for 2017 is here. Sully, Bridge of Spies, ...

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SAG Awards: Morgan Freeman will receive the Life Achievement Award

Morgan Freeman will add another Screen Actors Guild Award to his mantel, this time the Life Achievement Award. SAG-AFTRA announced today the the Oscar and SAG-winning actor will receive the honor on January 21, 2018 during the presentation of the 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards. “I am thrilled to announce Morgan Freeman as this year’s recipient of the SAG Life ...

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First Look – Christian Bale in HOSTILES

We have your first look at Oscar winner Christian Bale, who reunites with Scott Cooper for his new film Hostiles, which will be part of the Toronto International Film Festival’s Special Presentations section next month. Set in 1892, Hostiles tells the story of a legendary Army Captain (Christian Bale) who, after stern resistance, reluctantly agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief ...

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2018 Oscars: FULL LIST of Foreign Language Film Oscar Submissions

Just like last year with My Life as a Zucchini, Switzerland is again the first official Foreign Language Film Oscar submission of the year. The film is about a group of women in a small Swiss village who band together and campaign for the right to vote, undeterred by the retaliations of their conservative neighbors. The deadline for submission is October 2, ...

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Gorgeous first trailer and poster for A24’s ‘The Florida Project’

Ever since A24’s surprising Best Picture for Moonlight at the Oscars everyone’s been wondering what they’d bring to the race this year. With quite a full slate of characteristically eclectic films it was The Florida Project that stood out the earliest. The follow up for director Sean Baker after his wildly well-received and Independent Spirit Award winning first feature Tangerine, ...

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Cinematographer John Bailey Elected Academy President

In a shocking surprise, cinematographer John Bailey was elected president of the Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences late Tuesday night. He succeeds Cheryl Boone Isaacs, only the third woman ever elected to the post and the first person of color. Isaacs leaves behind a legacy that, while at times may have been rocky, also put forth massive pushes for diversity ...

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