Academy of Motion Picture

Why the Oscars Should Be More Like the Super Bowl

The Oscars are the culmination and celebration of the year in cinema, just as the Super Bowl is the pinnacle for football season. As the nation pauses for a long day of gridiron action, it seems long overdue for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to start treating the Oscars as the Super […]

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2022 Oscar Nominations: ‘King Ricard’ Receives Nominations For Will Smith, Aunjanue Ellis & Beyoncé–But Were THESE Actresses Snubbed?

  On Tuesday morning, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced nominations for the 94th annual Academy Awards and there’s already lots of chatter about notable nominations and snubs. Presenting the 94th #Oscars Nominations Show. #OscarNoms https://t.co/Zh1c00Anje — The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 8, 2022 This year’s ceremony which will be produced by Will […]

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Norman Lear On Board to Exec Produce ‘For Another Time’ – Film News in Brief

Norman Lear and his producing partner Brent Miller of Act III Productions have partnered with Juan Pablo Di Pace of Momento Films to launch Di Pace’s LGBTQ+ romantic drama, “For Another Time,” which will shoot on location in Duino, Italy, and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lear and Miller previously exec-produced Mexican film “Te Llevo Conmigo” (I […]

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Have the Oscars Become the Olympics of Cinema

In April 2019, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences board of governors decided to change the name of the foreign-language-film category, saying it was “outdated within the global film community.” So they renamed it “international film.” It’s better, but still not precise: All films are international, whether they’re in English or not. This […]

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Genevieve Nnaji appointed as ambassador for Toronto International Film Festival 2020

Seasoned actress, Genevieve Nnaji, has bagged an ambassadorial deal for Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2020. The veteran actress has been chosen as the ambassador of the Toronto International Film Festival 2020. The Nollywood actress and producer has joined the list of 50 celebrated filmmakers and actors who are invited as ambassadors of the TIFF. A […]

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