Thursday, November 05, 2015

16 ANIMATED FEATURES SUBMITTED FOR 2015 OSCAR® RACE


         88th Academy Awards®


16 ANIMATED FEATURES SUBMITTED FOR 2015 OSCAR® RACE


The submitted features, listed in alphabetical order, are:
“Anomalisa”
“The Boy and the Beast”
“Boy and the World”
“The Good Dinosaur”
“Home”
“Hotel Transylvania 2”
“Inside Out”
“Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet”
“The Laws of the Universe - Part 0”
“Minions”
Moomins on the Riviera”
“The Peanuts Movie”
“Regular Show: The Movie”
“Shaun the Sheep Movie”
“The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water”
“When Marnie Was There”



Several of the films have not yet had their required Los Angeles qualifying run.  Submitted features must fulfill the theatrical release requirements and comply with all of the category’s other qualifying rules before they can advance in the voting process.  At least eight eligible animated features must be theatrically released in Los Angeles County within the calendar year for this category to be activated.  In any year in which 16 or more animated feature films are eligible, a maximum of five motion pictures may be nominated.

Films submitted in the Animated Feature Film category also may qualify for Academy Awards in other categories, including Best Picture, provided they meet the requirements for those categories.

The 88th Academy Awards nominations will be announced live on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 5:30 a.m. PT at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.



The 88th Oscars® will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live by the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.  The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

"Marshland" Sweeps Spanish Goya Awards






And the winners are:
FILM
“Marshland” (Alberto Rodriguez)
ACTRESS
Barbara Lennie, “Magical Girl”
ACTOR
Javier Gutierrez, “Marshland”
DIRECTOR
Alberto Rodriguez, “Marshland”
EUROPEAN FILM
“Ida,” Pawel Pawlikowsky
FOREIGN SPANISH-LANGUAGE FILM
“Wild Tales,” Damian Szifron
SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Carmen Machi, “Spanish Affair”
SUPPORTING ACTOR
Karra Elejalde, “Spanish Affair”
ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Rafael Cobos, Alberto Rodriguez, “Marshland”
ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Javier Fesser, Cristobal Ruiz, Claro Garcia, “Mortadelo & Filemon: Mission Implausible”
CINEMATOGRAPHY
Alex Catalan, “Marshland”
ORIGINAL SCORE
Julio de la Rosa, “Marshland”
FIRST-TIME DIRECTOR
Carlos Marques-Marcet, “Long Distance”
EDITING
Jose M. G. Moyano, “Marshland”
LINE PRODUCTION
Edmon Roch, Toni Novella, “El Nino
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE, ACTOR
Dani Rovira, “Spanish Affair”
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE, ACTRESS
Nerea Barros, “Marshland”
LIVE-ACTION SHORT FILM
“Coffee to go,” Patricia Font
ANIMATED SHORT FILM
“Juan and the Cloud,” Giovanni Maccelli
DOCUMENTARY SHORT
“Walls,” Miguel Lopez Beraza
COSTUME DESIGN
Fernando Garcia, “Marshland”
ART DIRECTION
Pepe Dominguez, “Marshland”
SOUND
Sergio Burmann, Marc Orts, Oriol Tarrago, “El Nino”
MAKEUP AND HAIR DESIGN
Pedro Rodriguez “Pedrati”, Jose Quetglas, Carmen Veinat,
“Shrew’s Nest”
SPECIAL EFFECTS
Raul Romanillos, Guillermo Orbe, “El Nino”
ORIGINAL SONG
“Nino sin miedo,” India Martinez, Riki Rivera, David Santisteban (“El Nino”)
DOCUMENTARY
“Paco de Lucia: the Search,” Curro Sanchez Varela
ANIMATED FEATURE
“Mortadelo & Filemon: Mission Implausible,” Javier Fesser
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
Antonio Banderas
ENDS

List of Oscar® Nominees and winners for 2015 - - 2



Go here to see list of Nominees and WINNERS: http://oscar.go.com/nominees

List of Oscar Nominees for 2015

The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air live on ABC on Sunday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT. 


Best Animated Feature Film
"Big Hero 6"
"The Boxtrolls"
"How to Train Your Dragon 2"
"Song of the Sea"
"The Tale of the Princess Kaguya"

Best Documentary Feature
"Citizenfour"
"Finding Vivian Maier"
"Last Days in Vietnam"
"Salt of the Earth"
"Virunga"

Best Film Editing
Sandra Adair, "Boyhood"
Tom Cross, "Whiplash"
William Goldenberg, "The Imitation Game"
Joel Cox and Gary Roach, "American Sniper"
Barney Pilling, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Best Production Design
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"
"Imitation Game"
"Interstellar"
"Into the Woods"
"Mr. Turner"

Best Animated Short Film
"The Bigger Picture"
"The Dam Keeper"
"Feast"
"Me and My Moulton"
"A Single Life

Best Documentary Short Subject
"Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1"
"Joanna"
"Our Curse
"The Reaper"
"White Earth"

Best Live Action Short Film
"Aya"
"Boogaloo and Gram"
"Butter Lamp"
"Parvaneh"
"The Phone Call"

Best Original Song
"Glory" by Common and John Legend, "Selma"
"Lost Stars" by Gregg Alexander, Danielle Brisebois, Nick Lashley and Nick Southwood, "Begin Again"
"Everything Is Awesome" by Shawn Patterson, "The LEGO Movie"
"I'm Not Gonna Miss You," by Glen Campbell, "Glenn Campbell: I'll Be Me"
"Grateful," "Beyond the lights"

Best Sound Editing
"American Sniper"
"Birdman"
"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies"
"Interstellar"
"Unbroken"

Best Sound Mixing
"American Sniper"
"Birdman"
"Interstellar
"Unbroken"
"Whiplash"

Best Visual Effects
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier"
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes"
"Guardians of the Galaxy"
"Interstellar"
"X-Men: Days of Future Past"

Best Actor
Steve Carell, "Foxcatcher"
Bradley Cooper, "American Sniper"
Benedict Cumberbatch "Imitation Game"
Michael Keaton, "Birdman"
Eddie Redmayne, "Theory of Everything"

Best Actress
Marion Cotillard, "Two Days, One Night"
Felicity Jones, "Theory of Everything"
Julianne Moore, "Still Alice"
Rosamund Pike, "Gone Girl"
Reese Witherspoon, "Wild"

Best Supporting Actor
Robert Duvall, "The Judge"
Ethan Hawke, "Boyhood"
Edward Norton, "Birdman"
Mark Ruffalo, "Foxcatcher"
J.K. Simmons, "Whiplash"

Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette, "Boyhood"
Laura Dern, "Wild"
Keira Knightley, "Imitation Game"
Emma Stone, "Birdman"
Meryl Streep, "Into the Woods"

Best Cinematography
Emmanuel Lubezki, "Birdman"
Roger Deakins, "Unbroken"
Robert D. Yeoman, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
Dick Pope, "Mr. Turner"
Lukasz Zal and Ryszard Lynzewski, "Ida"

Best Costume Design
Colleen Atwood, "Into the Woods"
Anna B. Sheppard, "Maleficent"
Milena Canonero, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
Jacqueline Durran, "Mr. Turner"
Mark Bridges, "Inherent Vice"

Best Director
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, "Birdman"
Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"
Bennett Miller, "Foxcatcher"
Wes Anderson, "Grand Budapest Hotel"
Morten Tyldum, "The Imitation Game"

Best Foreign Language Film
"Ida" -   Poland, "Ida," Pawel Pawlikowski, director;
"Leviathan" -  Russia, "Leviathan," Andrey Zvyagintsev, director;
"Tangerines" - Estonia, "Tangerines," Zaza Urushadze, director;
"Timbuktu" - Mauritania, "Timbuktu," Abderrahmane Sissako, director;
"Wild Tales" - Argentina, "Wild Tales," Damián Szifrón, director.

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
"Foxcatcher"
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"
"Guardians of the Galaxy"

Best Original Score
Hans Zimmer, "Interstellar"
Alexandre Desplat, "The Imitation Game"
Johann Johannsson, "The Theory of Everything"
Alexandre Desplat, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
Gary Yershon, "Mr. Turner"

Best Adapted Screenplay
Graham Moore, "The Imitation Game"
Damien Chazelle, "Whiplash"
Anthony McCarten, "The Theory of Everything"
Jason Hall, "American Sniper"
Paul Thomas Anderson, "Inherent Vice"

Best Original Screenplay
Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"
Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo, "Birdman"
Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
Dan Gilroy, "Nightcrawler"
E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman, "Foxcatcher"

Best Picture
"American Sniper"
"Birdman"
"Boyhood"
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"
"The Imitation Game"
"Selma"
"The Theory of Everything"
"Whiplash"


Wednesday, January 14, 2015

CHANGES THIS YEAR FOR TOMORROW'S 87TH OSCAR® NOMINATIONS



87TH OSCARS® NOMINATIONS TO BE ANNOUNCED
THURSDAY, JANUARY 15, 2015, 5:30 A.M.

SAMUEL GOLDWYN THEATER, BEVERLY HILLS
ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS AND SCIENCES


FOR THE FIRST TIME, ACADEMY TO ANNOUNCE LIVE OSCAR® NOMINATIONS
IN ALL 24 CATEGORIES 


NOMINATIONS TO BE DELIVERED IN NEW TWO-PART PRESENTATION

1

On January 15, 2015 at 5:30 a.m. PT,  Alfonso Cuarón  and 

and J.J. Abrams
will announce the 

nominees in 11 categories:


Animated Feature Film, Documentary Feature,

Documentary Short Subject, Film Editing, Original Song, 

Production Design, Animated Short Film, Live 

Action Short Film, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing and 

Visual Effects. 

2




At 5:38 a.m, PT,

Academy President, Cheryl Boone Isaacs,





and Chris Pine, will take the stage to unveil the 

nominations in 13 categories:


Best Supporting Actress, Cinematography, Costume 

Design, Directing, Foreign Language Film, Makeup and 

Hairstyling, Original Score, Adapted Screenplay,  

Original Screenplay and Best Picture. 


GLOBAL LIVESTREAM AVAILABLE AT - - oscars.org/live   

and a live feed is supposed to be here tomorrow: