The American Film Institute (AFI) revealed today the Official Selections of AFI AWARDS 2016, celebrating the year’s most outstanding achievements in the art of the moving image — with 10 films
Manchester by the Sea
NAME OF FILM: MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
DIRECTOR(S): Kenneth Lonergan
STARRING: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams and Kyle Chandler
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: After the death of his older brother Joe, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is shocked that Joe has made him sole guardian of his teenage nephew Patrick. Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea, the fishing village where his working-class family has lived for generations. There, he is forced to deal with a past that separated from his wife, Randi (Michelle Williams), and the community where he was born and raised.
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.
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.
Moonlight dominated the 2016 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (LAFCA) winning four awards including Best Picture
The German-Austrian comedy Toni Erdmann, written, directed and co-produced by Maren Ade, who is one of three female directors in this year’s Top five, tops the Sight & Sound – the BFI’s international film magazine poll for Best Film of 2016.
The New York Film Critics Circle today selected its 2016 award winners, and named LA LA LAND the Best Picture of 2016. Manchester By The Sea and Moonlight were big winners each snagging 3 awards.
The National Board of Review has named Manchester by the Sea 2016’s Best Film of the Year, along with the organization’s other year-end honors.
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.
Moonlight directed by Barry Jenkins was the big winner at 26th Annual IFP Gotham Awards, held last night in New York City, winning four awards, including the Gotham Audience Award
The 13th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) today unveiled its full line-up of 156 films from 55 countries alongside a diverse industry program for filmmakers and executives at the Dubai Film Market (DFM)
American Honey and Moonlight led nominations for the 2017 Spirit Awards with 6 each including Best Feature. Other nominees for Best Feature include Chronic, Jackie, and Manchester by the Sea.
More of this year’s most anticipated movie titles from around the globe have been confirmed to feature in the renowned Cinema of the World category at the 13th Dubai International Film Festival.
The 28th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present Casey Affleck with the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actor at its annual Film Awards Gala for his performance in Manchester By the Sea
I, Daniel Blake topped the list of nominations for the 2016 British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) announced this morning
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
Director and fashion designer Tom Ford, Academy Award-nominated producer Marc Platt and two-time Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Kenneth Lonergan will be honored at the 20th Annual Hollywood Film Awards.
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.
Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea lead the 26th annual Gotham Awards nominations with four nods, including Best Feature.
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.
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA, 20TH CENTURY WOMEN are Centerpiece Films of Hamptons International Film Festival
Kenneth Lonergan’s MANCHESTER BY THE SEA will be the Saturday Centerpiece Film, and Mike Mills’ 20TH CENTURY WOMEN will be the Sunday Centerpiece Film of the 2016 Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF).
Manchester by the Sea, American Honey Among Special Presentations Lineup at Vancouver International Film Festival
The Special Presentations at this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) include major festival award winners and early Oscar contenders. Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea will make its Vancouver debut
The 2016 Telluride Film Festival, presented by the National Film Preserve, announced its official program selections for the 43rd edition of the festival.
25 films including new titles from Pedro Almodóvar, Jim Jarmusch, Ken Loach, and Paul Verhoeven have been selected for the Main Slate of the 54th New York Film Festival, taking place September 30 to October 16, 2016.
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.