2022 Telluride Film Festival Lineup

2022 Telluride Film Festival Lineup

The 49th Telluride Film Festival, the home of the Best Picture winner 13 out of the last 15 years, has officially announced its 2022 lineup, and soon we will have first thoughts on Women Talking, Tár, and a litany of upcoming...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Where Do We Stand Before The Festivals?

95th Academy Award Predictions: Where Do We Stand Before The Festivals?

We are now at the dawn of festival season, and with Oscar winners being born and dying over and over for the next few weeks, I thought I’d take a moment to freshen up my predictions. After all, the last time I wrote about the Best Picture race...

95th Academy Award Predictions: The Music

95th Academy Award Predictions: The Music

There is a common misconception amongst awards prognosticators that The Music Categories are the hardest awards to predict in advance. After all, you can guess what movies are coming out, and which ones will appeal to voters, with a certain...

95th Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

95th Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

With the acting categories securely in our rearview mirror, I thought now was the perfect time to turn our attention to the Screenplay categories. Alongside Best Director and Best Editing, the Screenplay categories are your best bet at predicting...

Unveiling The Venice And TIFF Lineup

Unveiling The Venice And TIFF Lineup

It’s that time of year again, folks! The leaves start changing, the weather (God willing) cools off, football season returns for those who celebrate, and festival lineups roll out. Last week, both the Venice Film Festival and Toronto Film...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

As always, we wrap up our look at the acting nominees with Best Supporting Actress. While it usually doesn’t play a major role in the Best Picture race, a strong Supporting Actress – be it a supportive wife or mother, a spunky ingenue, or a...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Director

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Director

We’re only in July, and already the Oscar race has gone through so much turmoil. Films like Next Goal Wins and The Maestro have been pushed to 2023, others like The Stars At Noon and Three Thousand Years of Longing had muted (or outright bad)...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

Well the 94th Academy Awards are officially dead and buried (cause of death: slap to the face). CODA is officially the newest recipient of the Best Picture Oscar and will have to bear the brunt of think-pieces and backlash for the next ten months...