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2017 Oscars: Ballots Are Open, Here are the Close Races

With nearly all of the major guilds (SAG, DGA, PGA) and industry awards (Golden Globes, BAFTA) under our belts all that’s left is the big one, The Oscars. Voting officially begins today (and lasts for eight days) yet there are still a lot of questions about certain races. Some that seemed solid have opened up, others just don’t have a ...

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2017 Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) Nominates Arrival, Rogue One; Westworld, The Get Down

The Motion Picture Sound Editors guild, the only guild to announce after Oscar nominations this year, have chosen the top films and television shows for sound editing. Arrival, Hacksaw Ridge and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story led the field with three nominations apiece; one in each field – Dialogue/ADR, Effects/Foley and Music. Deadpool, Doctor Strange picked up two apiece. Deadpool is the ...

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2016/2017 Film Awards Calendar

2016-2017 Film Awards Calendar OCTOBER 2016 Critics Choice Documentary Award Nominations – Monday, October 10, 2016 Gotham Awards Nominations – Thursday, October 20, 2016 NOVEMBER 2016 Critics Choice Documentary Awards – Thursday, November 3, 2016 AMPAS Governors Awards – Saturday, November 12, 2016 Independent Spirit Awards Nominations – Tuesday, November 22, 2016 Producers Guild of America Documentary Nominations – Tuesday, November 22, 2016 Gotham Awards – ...

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2016 Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) Nominations

  Mad Max: Fury Road, The Martian, The Revenant and Star Wars: The Force Awakens lead the 63rd Golden Reel Awards from the Motion Picture Sound Editors guild (MPSE), with three apiece. All four films, plus Sicario, were nominated for the Sound Editing Oscar this year. On the television side, Game of Thrones was the nomination leader with three mentions. ...

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Build By Guild: How to Create a Best Picture Nominee

  Anne Thompson often says (and I’m paraphrasing) that it takes support from all branches to really make a Best Picture nominee and I agree. While actors make up the majority of the voters in the Academy (1,138, to be exact), when a film has the support of the film editors, the cinematographers and the sound people to build those numbers ...

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Motion Picture Sound Editors Winners: Birdman, American Sniper, Unbroken

The winners of the 62nd annual Golden Reels, the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) awards, honored the year’s best work in the various areas of sound editing: Dialogue & ADR, Effects & Foley, and Music. Last year’s winners in the two major categories, Dialogue & ADR and Effects and Foley, went to Captain Phillips and Gravity, respectively. This year, Unbroken and American ...

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