Lion has been awarded the “Diversity in Film” award by the Zurich Film Festival, which hosted the film’s European premiere at it’s Opening Night past September.
NAME OF FILM: LION
DIRECTOR(S): Garth Davis
STARRING: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman and Rooney Mara
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of miles from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
The editors of AARP The Magazine today announced the nominees for the 16th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards, with La La Land, Lion, Loving, Manchester By the Sea, Silence and Sully contending in the “Best Picture” category.
Nominees for the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards® for outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances in film of 2016, were announced this morning and MANCHESTER BY THE SEA lead with four nominations
145 Film Scores are Eligible for Nominations in the Original Score Category for the 89th Academy Awards
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®.
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
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
La La Land lead the nominations for the 74th Annual Golden Globes with seven nods including Best Motion Picture Comedy Musical, Best Director for Daman Chazelle and Best Actor Musical Comedy nominations for stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.
The San Diego Film Critics Society also announced their 2016 Award Nominations, with LA LA LAND MANCHESTER BY THE SEA, MOONLIGHT and NOCTURNAL ANIMALS among the nominees
Manchester by the Sea, Jackie, La La Land, and Loving are among this year’s Top 10 Movies for Grownups, according to the editors and movie critics of AARP The Magazine
The 2016 Whistler Film Festival Audience Award went to LA LA LAND, Damien Chazelle’s charming romantic musical featuring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone.
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.
The 28th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present Academy Award® winning actress Nicole Kidman with the International Star Award for her performance in Lion at its annual Film Awards Gala.