’12 Years a Slave’ Leads 2013 Gotham Award…

[caption id="attachment_22017" align="aligncenter" width="623"] Shane Caruth's film Upstream Color earned 2 Gotham Award nominations.[/caption] And we're off. The first official precursor award of the lengthy Oscar season has kicked off with the Independent Filmmaker Project's…

Of the Day – 11.29.11

Read of the Day: Free sample chapters from over 50 upcoming books about film and television. [Film Studies for Free] News of the Day: Producer Roy Lee provides some updates on Spike Lee's Oldboy remake.…

MONTHLY HIGHLIGHTS: October 2011

The further we get into the Fall/Winter movie season, the more we get to see the high-profile releases that we've been anticipating all year. By the end of this month, we should have a clearer…

“Winter’s Bone” Wins at Gotham Independent Film Awards…

[caption id="attachment_5282" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Debra Granik accepting Gotham Award for 'Winter's Bone'. Photo from indieWIRE."][/caption] In a year where the nominees at the Gotham Independent Film Awards looked less "independent" than in previous years, the…

Of the Day – 11.16.10

Read of the Day: Scott Feinberg writes a long piece arguing for Rooney Mara to get an Oscar nomination for her role in The Social Network. He also highlights the Oscar nominees with the shortest…