Friday, November 16, 2018

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Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
Aretha Franklin "Amazing Grace" Doc. Hits Theaters 3 Years After Scheduled Debut
Three years ago, Alan Elliott was at the Telluride Film Festival, prepared to unveil the holy grail of musical works: A documentary on the making of Aretha Franklin's "Amazing Grace," which had been lost to the archives until Elliott spent decades restoring it so it could finally be seen. But then...
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
"The Biggest Little Farm," "War Paint" Among AFI Fest Award Winners
AFI Fest has unveiled the films that received this year’s Jury and Audience Awards. Included in the mix were director John Chester’s The Biggest Little Farm which won the Feature Audience Award, and director Katrelle Kindred’s War Paint which earned Grand Jury Award distinction as Best Live-Action...
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
"We the Animals" Tops Spirit Awards With 5 Nominations
Film Independent has unveiled nominations for the 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards. Topping the field with five nods was We the Animals followed by three films with four apiece: Eighth Grade, First Reformed , and You Were Never Really Here. Nominated for Best Feature distinction were: Eighth...
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
Oscar-Winning Screenwriter William Goldman Dies at 87
William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and Hollywood wise man who won Academy Awards for "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" and summed up the mystery of making a box office hit by declaring "Nobody knows anything," has died. He was 87. Goldman's daughter...
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
Frank Scherma Named Television Academy's Chairman and CEO
Frank Scherma, president of RadicalMedia, has been elected chairman and CEO of the Television Academy. He will begin a two-year term on January 1, 2019, succeeding Hayma Washington who has served since January 2017. Under Scherma’s leadership, multi-disciplinary studio Radical Media has produced...
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
"Black Panther," "A Star Is Born" Among Big Winners at Hollywood Music In Media Awards
Black Panther scored three honors and A Star Is Born garnered two at the 9th annual Hollywood Music In Media Awards held on Wednesday (11/14) at The Avalon, Hollywood. Black Panther won for Original Score--Sci-Fi/Fantasy horror Film, Original Song--Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Film for “All the Stars” and...
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018
Peter Bassett Becomes D&G's Managing Director, Integrated Production & Technology Services
Creative agency David&Goliath (D&G) has promoted Peter Bassett to managing director, integrated production & technology services. He formerly served as director of digital production. Bassett’s new role will coincide with D&G’s integration of the digital, art and print production...
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018
"The Favourite" Tops 1st Round Of British Indie Film Awards With 5 Wins
Director Yorgos Lanthimos' The Favourite has won five British Independent Film Awards (BIFA), topping the first round of the competition with honors for Best Casting (Dixie Chassay), Cinematography (Robbie Ryan), Costume Design (Sandy Powell), Make-Up and Hair Design (Nadia Stacey) and Production...
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018
Facebook Says It's Getting Better At Removing Hate Speech
Facebook said it's making progress on detecting hate speech, graphic violence and other violations of its rules, even before users see and report them. Facebook said that during the April-to-September period, it doubled the amount of hate speech it detected proactively, compared with the previous...
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018
Michael Douglas, Alan Arkin Crack Wise On Netflix Series "The Kominsky Method"
Without a screenwriter in sight, Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin are trading wisecracks just like the kibitzing longtime pals they play in "The Kominsky Method." Arkin got the ball rolling when the pair was asked if they knew each other before making the Netflix series, a dramedy about the longtime...

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