Richard Linklater

Independent Film Spirit Awards Soars Before Oscars

Independent Film Spirit Awards Soars Before Oscars

A day before it may soar at the Oscars, “Birdman” spread its wings at the 30th Independent Film Spirit Awards, winning best picture, best actor for Michael Keaton and best cinematography. The elegantly stitched together backstage comedy came away the big winner at the annual pre-Oscars afternoon celebration of independent film on Saturday. Alejandro Gonzalez […]

BAFTA 2015 Nominations, “The Full Monty”

Yes it is time once again for us to expose ourselves in a true attempt to see beyond the ordinary and celebrate the extraordinary in this the art form that is film. Comic confection “The Grand Budapest Hotel” is the surprise front-runner for the British Academy Film Awards, while English acting darlings Eddie Redmayne and […]