Student Academy Awards: Articles


2013 Student Academy Awards Deadlines Loom

2013 Student Academy Awards deadlines loom The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued a reminder that the deadlines to submit entries for the 2013 Student Academy Awards competition are Friday, March 22 (in the Foreign Film category), and Monday, April 1 (all other categories). (Image: 2012 Student […]


'The Time Machine': Student Academy Awards Finalists

'The Time Machine,' 'The Dust Machine' among Student Academy Awards 2011 finalists (image: Mark Kendall's 'The Time Machine') Finalists in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 2011 Student Academy Awards competition have been announced. They are divided into four categories: Alternative, Animation, Documentary and Narrative. The finalists are the following (listed alphabetically […]


Tribeca NYC Jury: From Whoopi Goldberg to Souleymane Cissé

Tribeca NYC film festival jury member Whoopi Goldberg. The 2011 Tribeca Film Festival, which runs April 20-May 1, has announced its jurors. [Full list of Tribeca 2011 jury.] In the internationally eclectic list are found Malian filmmaker Souleymane Cissé, Your Highness' David Gordon Green, The Tillman Story's Amir Bar-Lev, Bullets […]


Tony Awards: Scarlett Johansson & Eddie Redmayne Winners + Student Academy Awards

Alfred Molina, Eddie Redmayne, Red June 13 update: Hollywood took over Broadway at the 2010 Tony Awards. Or almost. Presenters included Daniel Radcliffe and Academy Award winner Helen Mirren, while Oscar winners Denzel Washington and Catherine Zeta-Jones are now Tony winners as well. And so are Scarlett Johansson and (for […]


Demi Moore Age? Actress to Publish Book of Memoirs + Penelope Spheeris & Guillermo del Toro News

Demi Moore, Patrick Swayze in Jerry Zucker's Ghost Demi Moore Memoirs Coming Out Demi Moore's memoirs will be (tentatively) published by HarperCollins in 2012, according to The Associated Press. Moore, whose age is reported to be 47 – old enough for her to write a book of memoirs, it seems […]


Zac Efron Shining Star & Michael Bay Latest 'Transformers'

June 17, '10, update: Zac Efron Shining Star Award. Actor Zac Efron, among whose credits are the musical Hairspray and the well-received box office disappointment Me and Orson Welles, was honored with the Maui Film Festival's Shining Star Award on June 16. Zac Efron will next star in the melodrama […]


'Deadline,' 'Prayers for Peace': Student Academy Awards Finalists

For the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 37th Annual Student Academy Awards competition, 37 students from 21 US colleges and universities have been selected as finalists. Academy members will view these films at special screenings and vote to select the winners. (The number of members who actually attend […]


James Franco 'Howl' Outfest Opening Night Gala, Student Academy Awards' Foreign Finalists

Aaron Tveit, James Franco as Allen Ginsberg in Howl Documentarians Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's Howl, their debut narrative feature, will be the Opening Night Gala screening at the 28th Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (Outfest) at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Los Angeles on July 8. Starring […]


Student Academy Awards: Winners & Paul Mazursky + Indian Film Academy Winners

Alice's Attic. The final order of the winners of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 2009 Student Academy Awards – gold, silver, and bronze medal recipients – was announced earlier this evening at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Actor Gary Oldman, director John Landis, animator […]


Student Academy Awards: Caleb Deschanel, Jason Reitman Among Presenters

'Simulacra.' 'Simulacra,' 'On the Line' among Student Academy Award winners The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 35th Annual Student Academy Awards ceremony was held earlier this evening, June 7, '08, at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. (See further below images from the Student Academy Awards […]


Student Academy Award Winners: 'Simulacra'

Eleven students from eight US colleges and universities have been named winners in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 35th Annual Student Academy Awards competition. The winners will take part in a week of industry-related activities and social events, culminating in the awards ceremony on June 7 at […]


Student Academy Award Finalists

Thirty-two students from 20 American colleges and universities have been selected as finalists in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 35th Annual Student Academy Awards competition. Their films will be judged by Academy members, who will then vote to select the winners. Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medal awards, […]


Roman Polanski Blames Computers for Journalists' Idiocy + Iranian Revolution Animated Film for the Palme d'Or?

Alain Delon, Bianca di Sofia at 'To Each His Own Cinema' Cannes screening At Cannes Film Festival, Roman Polanski blames computers for journalists' idiocy “I believe this is a unique, a truly rare occasion, to have such a group of important film directors seated [together] … and to have such […]


German Academy Awards + Marina Hands Tops Tribeca

57th German Film Academy Awards - Lola 2006-2007 The 57th German Film Academy's Lola Award nominees were announced on March 16, 2007. The 57th German Film Academy's Lola Award winners were announced at the Palais am Funkturm in Berlin on May 4, 2007. † Qualifying films were released in Germany […]