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ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATED FILM MAKER HELD HOSTAGE AT LAX

Brilliant Palestinian director Emad Burnat whose film 5 Broken Cameras is nominated was detained at LAX last night because officials didn’t believe the man was REALLY in town for the Academy Awards. LAX is known for racial profiling, but doesn’t anyone at LAX security have an IPAD? Film Director Emad Burnat is a critically inspiring filmmaker. […]

Best Actress: Are You Ready for a Surprise Win? … By Kyle Buchanan

  The Nominees: Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook Emmanuelle Riva, Amour Quvenzhané Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild Naomi Watts, The Impossible  By Kyle Buchanan In the early fall, as awards-season pundits began to compile their Oscar contenders, the Best Actress race was considered less than compelling: Aside from Rachel […]

I MAY JUST BAFTA, AND THE WINNER IS……..

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts night of celebration honoring film and television creators, actor’s, directors, producers and technicians who have spent countless hours and resources to gain the highest accolades from their piers and the industry. Big BAFTA awards mean big business. The BAFTAS, The British Academy of Film and Television Arts […]

Berlin 2013, The World Of Film Makers, Movers and Shakers

BERLIN — Its new movie time and directors Steven Soderbergh and Gus Van Sant and a trio of films starring divas from around the world invade and compet this year at the Berlin International Film Festival. So who will take home the coveted Golden Bear at Europe’s first major film festival of the year? This […]

2013 Grammy Performers & Presenters

    Music’s biggest night keeps getting bigger with updated announcements of the 55th GRAMMY Awards performers and presenters. The music industry’s premier event will take place Sunday, Feb. 10 (8:00-11:30 PM, live ET/tape PT), at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, on the CBS Television Network. LL COOL J returns as host. Here is the […]