Tag: 13TH

Newark Black Film Festival to Open with Ava DuVernay’s 13TH

Newark Black Film Festival to Open with Ava DuVernay’s 13TH

The Newark Black Film Festival (NBFF) kicks off its 43rd season on June 28 at the Newark Museum with 13th, Ava DuVernay’s exploration of the history of race, justice and mass incarceration in the U.S.

Moonlight

MOONLIGHT and 13TH Among Winners of 48th NAACP Image Awards

With some of the biggest names in film, television and music in attendance, the winners of the 48th NAACP Image Awards were announced over the weekend. Moonlight was one of the night’s biggest winners

2017 BAFTA Awards: LA LA Land Wins Best Film, 13TH Wins Best Documentary

2017 BAFTA Awards: LA LA Land Wins Best Film, 13TH Wins Best Documentary

La La Land was named Best Film at the EE British Academy Film Awards aka 2017 BAFTA Awards, with Damien Chazelle winning Director

13TH | A Conversation with Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay | Netflix (screen grab)

Netflix to Air Interview Special 13TH: A Conversation with Oprah Winfrey & Ava DuVernay

On the heels of its Oscar nomination for Best Documentary Feature, Netflix will air the interview special 13TH: A Conversation with Oprah Winfrey & Ava DuVernay in the U.S. on Thursday, January 26.

La La Land

2017 Oscar Nominations: LA LA LAND Leads with 14 Nominations

The musical La La Land lead the nominations for the 2017 Oscars with 14 nominations, tie with Titanic and All About Eve  for the most in Oscar history.

The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and The Silk Road Ensemble

53rd Cinema Audio Society Award Nominations – LA LA LAND, 13th, GLEASON and More

The Cinema Audio Society announced the nominees for the 53rd Annual CAS Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for 2016 in seven categories.  

La La Land

2016 BAFTA Award Nominations – LA LA LAND, MOONLIGHT, AMERICAN HONEY and More

La La Land lead nominations for the 2016 EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) with 11 nods including Best Film.  

Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay, Kerem Sanga, Nate Parker Among Finalists for 42nd HUMANITAS Prize

Ava DuVernay (13th), Kerem Sanga (FIRST GIRL I LOVED) are among thirty-two writers named finalists in nine categories for the 42nd Annual HUMANITAS Prize.  

WEINER

WEINER, 13TH, MOONLIGHT Among Films Nominated for 67th ACE EDDIE Awards

The nominations were announced today for the 67th Annual ACE EDDIE Awards, recognizing the best editing of the year in film, television and documentaries.

Moonlight

MOONLIGHT Named Best Film of 2016 by the Black Film Critics Circle

Moonlight was voted Best Film of 2016 by the Black Film Critics Circle (BFCC); Barry Jenkins was also named Best Director for Moonlight.

La La Land

2017 Satellite Awards: LA LA LAND and MANCHESTER by the Sea Win Best Film

Here are the winners of the International Press Academy’s 21st Annual Satellite Awards, La La Land and Manchester by the Sea won the award for Best Film.  

Moonlight

MOONLIGHT is Big Winner with Alliance of Women Film Journalists, Wins 7 Awards Incl. Best Film

Moonlight is the big winner in this year’s 10th Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ) EDA Awards, winning awards in seven categories.

Hello, My Name Is Doris, starring Sally Field and Max Greenfield

Academy Releases List of 91 Songs Eligible to Compete for Oscar in Original Song category

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 91 songs from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2016 are in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 89th Academy Awards®.

The Birth of a Nation

48th NAACP Image Awards Nominations: MOONLIGHT, THE BIRTH OF A NATION, LOVING Among Nominees

The nominees for the 48th NAACP Image Awards were announced today with Moonlight and The Birth of a Nation among the top films, with 6 nominations each including Outstanding Motion Picture, Outstanding Independent Motion Picture

MOONLIGHT

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Voted MOONLIGHT as Best Film and Best Independent Film of 2016

The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted MOONLIGHT as the best film of 2016, according to the results of its 23rd annual critics’ poll released today.

Moonlight

2016 African-American Film Critics Awards: MOONLIGHT Named Best Picture and Best Independent Film

The African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) announced its 2016 award winners and named Moonlight the Best Picture, along with Best Director honors for Barry Jenkins

Moonlight

2016 New York Film Critics Online Awards: MOONLIGHT Wins 6 Awards Incl. Best Picture

The New York Film Critics Online also fell for Moonlight, naming the film the Best Picture of 2016, in addition to Director and Screenplay honors for Barry Jenkins

O.J.: Made in America

O.J.: MADE IN AMERICA Wins Best Documentary at 2016 IDA Awards

O.J.: Made in America directed by Ezra Edelman was named Best Documentary Feature of 2016 by the International Documentary Association at the annual IDA awards

La La Land

2016 Atlanta Film Critics Society Awards, LA LA LAND Wins 4 Awards Incl Best Film of 2016

LA LA LAND was the clear favorite at the 2016 Atlanta Film Critics Society Awards winning 4 awards including Best Film of 2016, and Best Director for Damien Chazelle.

THE FITS

Indie Films THE FITS, KRISHA and PUSHING DEAD among 2016 San Francisco Film Critics Circle Award Nominations

The San Francisco Film Critics Circle announced the Award nominees for 2016. LA LA LAND, MANCHESTER BY THE SEA and MOONLIGHT are nominated for multiple awards

LA LA LAND

LA LA LAND Scores With Washington, D.C. Film Critics, Wins 7 Awards incl. Best Film of 2016

The ‘sparkling musical love story’ La La Land was the big winner when The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA) announced their top honorees for 2016, racking up seven awards, including Best Film and Best Director for Damien Chazelle.

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO

15 Documentary Feature Films Advance in Oscar Race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected 15 films in the Documentary Feature category that will advance in the voting process for the 89th Academy Awards.

La La Land

LA LA LAND Tops with 9 Nominations for 2016 Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

La La Land leads nominations for the Washington DC Area Film Critics Association  (WAFCA) 2016 awards with 9 nominations, including the award for Best Film.

Manchester by the Sea

MOONLIGHT, MANCHESTER BY THE SEA Among 21st Satellite Awards Nominations

The International Press Academy (IPA) announced its nominations for the 21st Annual Satellite™ Awards, and this year’s nominees include diverse films such as Fences, La La Land, Moonlight, Manchester by the Sea and Hell or High Water.