Palm Springs International Film Festival announced today that director David Fincher will present "The Social Network"'s Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Armie Hammer and Rooney Mara the Ensemble Performance Award on Jan. 8.Read more
Steven Rea, the "Philadelphia Inquirer" movie columnist and critic (not the Oscar-nominated actor by that name) offers the simplest explanation yet why "The King's Speech" will beat "The Social Network."Read more
Scott Feinberg notes that since 2000, only 1.1 performers a year lose at SAG and HFPA and still get Oscar noms. Here are this year's big names snubbed by SAG and HFPA, though 1.1 of them will still get Oscar noms (if past is prologue): #1: Leonardo DiCaprio (Inception, Shutter Island).
Behind the Screen explores the impact of technology on movies and TV shows, specifically content producers, cinematographers, editors, VFX shops and artists, sound mixers and editors, technical (including R&D) roles and the post-production community. This includes products from companies like Red, Canon, Dolby and Avid to new hires in key below-the-line positions on movies or at below the line post/VFX shops