If Beale Street Could Talk, Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Eighth Grade, First Reformed, Sorry To Bother You, The Wife and You Were Never Really Here won awards at Film Independent’s 34th Spirit Awards ceremony.
NAME OF FILM: EIGHTH GRADE
DIRECTOR(S): Bo Burnham
STARRING: Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson, Jake Ryan
GENRE: Comedy Film
SYNOPSIS: Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school—the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year—before she begins high school.
The Writers Guild of America announced the winners of the 2019 Writers Guild Awards with the top film awards going to Bo Burnham for Eighth Grade for Original Screenplay.
Alfonso Cuarón continued his winning record for Roma, snagging the Directors Guild of America’s Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for Roma at the 71st Annual DGA Awards.
“Roma” took home four awards, the most of the night at last night’s 24th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Cinematography for Alfonso Cuarón, and Best Foreign Language Film.
Directors Guild of America announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film.
The Writers Guild of America West announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2018 for original, adapted and documentary screenplays.
Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma dominated the North Carolina Film Critics Association 6th annual Film Awards winning the awards for Best Narrative Film, and Best Foreign Language Film.
Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite leads the nominees for the Austin Film Critics Association 2018 film awards with a total of nine nominations including for Best Film.
Former President Barack Obama released his favorite movies, songs, and books of the year on Facebook and Instagram.
Yorgos Lanthimos, The Favourite, the dark comedy set in early 18th century England, won the top honor of 2018 Best Picture from the Florida Film Critics Circle.
Phoenix Film Critics Society announced its 2018 award winners with Peter Farrelly’s “Green Book,” capturing Best Picture honors.
Alfonso Cuaron’s ROMA continues its winning streak with the Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards as the film was awarded the top prize of Best Film.
The Seattle Film Critics Society awarded the top prize of Best Picture to Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma, a semi-autobiographical film that follows the life of a live-in housekeeper during a politically turbulent time in Mexico City.
Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite leads the nominations for the 2018 Houston Film Critics Society awards with six, including Best Picture, and Best Director for Yorgos Lanthimos.
Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma was a hit with the Las Vegas Film Critics, winning five awards including; Best Picture, Best Director and Best Foreign Film.
Roma and Spider-man: Into the Spider-Verse scored three awards with the Utah Film Critics Association, with Spider-man receiving the honors of being named Best Picture of 2018.
“The Hate U Give,” a drama that examines contemporary race relations in America took top prizes at the 2018 Indiana Film Journalists Association awards, including Best Film.
Roma and The Favourite took home three Kansas City Film Critics Circle’s James Loutzenhiser Awards each, and tied for the top prize of Best Film.
If Beale Street Could Talk, Barry Jenkins adaptation of James Baldwin’s 1974 novel won three award honors, including Best Picture of 2018 from the Boston Society of Film Critics.
ROMA, THE RIDER, WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR Win 2018 Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Honors
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the musical drama A STAR IS BORN as the best film of 2018, ROMA as the best foreign-language film and WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR won for Best Documentary.
The Favourite leads in the Vancouver Film Critics Circle’s international section with six nominations and Katherine Jerkovic’s Roads in February leads all films in the Canadian section with six nominations.
Yalitza Aparicio, Elsie Fisher, Richard E. Grant, John David Washington and more to Receive Virtuosos Award at Santa Barbara International Film Festival
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival has selected 8 talented actors for their breakthrough roles in 2018 to receive the 2019 Virtuosos Award.
The San Francisco Film Critics Circle named Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma the Best Picture of 2018, but the film tied with Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman for the most awards.
Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma,” won a total of five awards and was named the Best Picture of 2018 by the Chicago Film Critics Association.