The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 145 scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2016 are in contention for nominations in the Original Score category for the 89th Academy Awards®.
NAME OF FILM: AMERICAN PASTORAL
DIRECTOR(S): Ewan McGregor
STARRING: Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning
GENRE: Crime Film
SYNOPSIS: Set in the unrest of 1960s America, a man watches his seemingly perfect life fall apart as his daughter’s newfound political activism threatens to destroy their family.
The 19th Savannah Film Festival held in downtown Savannah, Georgia, from October 22 to 29, announced the winners of the festival awards. Like Cotton Twine directed by Leila Djansi won the award for Best Narrative Feature
200 films from 70 countries will be screened during the 27th edition of the Stockholm International Film Festival taking place November 9 to 20, 2016.
The 2016 Savannah Film Festival will launch on Saturday, October 22 with Jackie and will feature the Spotlight Gala Screening of La La Land and Centerpiece Gala Screening of Arrival.
The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) announced today its Spotlight Films, World Cinema, Shorts programs, Views from Long Island, and Special Screenings, to complete the 2016 festival lineup.
Ewan McGregor’s directorial debut AMERICAN PASTORAL will have a gala premiere screening at the Zurich Film Festival (ZFF) on Monday, September 26th.
American Pastoral will be the first event of the 11th Rome Film Fest, and will be presented ten days before the opening of the fest, on Monday October 3rd, at the Cinema Barberini movie theatre in Rome.
Writer/director Jeff Nichols’ LOVING will be the Opening Night film of the 24th Hamptons International Film Festival on Thursday, October 6th in East Hampton.
Filmfest Hamburg will open with Ewan McGregor’s directorial debut American Pastoral, which is adapted from a novel of the same name by Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Roth.
Toronto International Film Festival Reveals First Round of Films in Gala and Special Presentations Programs
World Premieres from filmmakers including Oliver Stone, Mira Nair, Ewan McGregor are among the first round of titles premiering in the Gala and Special Presentations programs of the 41st Toronto International Film Festival.