Golden Globes announce more inclusive foreign-language list

Posted by · 5:43 pm · December 8th, 2009

Any regular Oscar-watcher is familiar with the finicky rules and regulations that, year in and year out, keep some of the year’s most talked-about foreign-language titles from contending for the Oscar. Happily, the Golden Globes have fewer restrictions — unlike AMPAS, they permit more than one film per country in the competition, and don’t rely […]

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‘Bright Star,’ ‘Precious,’ ‘Informant’ and 19 more to play TIFF

Posted by · 9:09 am · July 14th, 2009

The Co-Directors of the Toronto International Film Festival took to the stage this morning at the first of three summer press conferences to begin announcing the slate of films that will comprise this, the 34th annual Toronto International Film Festival. This morning’s announcement of 22 titles brought some pleasant surprises, as well as some expected […]

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