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Publicist Launches Production Company Focused on Genre Fare and LGBTQ+ Content

Publicist Mitch Swan, who serves as president of his own firm, Millennial PR, is expanding his workload with the launch of a new independent production company. Under the name Reckless Abandon Prods., Swan will develop and produce projects with a focus on genre and horror fare, dramas and stories that empower the LGBTQ+ community. Reckless […]

Susanne Bier to Get Lifetime Honor From European Film Academy

Danish director Susanne Bier, an Oscar and Golden Globe winner for In a Better World (2010), and Emmy winner for 2016 miniseries The Night Manager, will receive the 2021 European Achievement in World Cinema Award, the European Film Academy’s lifetime honor. Bier is the first female director to win an Oscar, a Golden Globe, an […]

‘After the Wedding’: Film Review | Sundance 2019

Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams star in Bart Freundlich's gender-reversed remake of 'After the Wedding,' the 2006 Susanne Bier chronicle of a complicated philanthropic exchange.

Sandra Bullock Says ‘Bird Box’ Depicts a New Kind of “Warrior” Mother

In Netflix’s 'Bird Box,' Sandra Bullock plays Malorie, a coarse woman forced to protect her children in a post-apocalyptic world — a role the actress says casts a new kind of mother figure onscreen.

‘Bird Box’ Second Trailer Sees Sandra Bullock Threatened by Supernatural Forces

Netflix on Tuesday dropped the second trailer for the Sandra Bullock-led 'Bird Box,' which is set to bow Dec. 21 on the platform.

Netflix Cancels AFI Fest Red Carpet for Sandra Bullock’s ‘Bird Box’ Amid Fires

Netflix has canceled tonight's red carpet for the AFI Fest premiere of Sandra Bullock's 'Bird Box' out of respect for those affected by the southern California wildfires.

‘Bird Box’ Director on Netflix Film’s Theatrical Run, Hollywood Portrayals of Motherhood

Ahead of the film's world premiere at the 32nd AFI Fest on Nov. 12, Susanne Bier discusses the effectiveness of an unseen foe, why the big screen matters and how real-world conflicts informed the apocalyptic thriller.

Nicole Kidman HBO Limited Series Names ‘Night Manager’ Emmy Winner as Director

Nicole Kidman's upcoming HBO limited series 'The Undoing' has tapped Emmy winner Susanne Bier as its director.

AFI Fest: Sandra Bullock Starrer ‘Bird Box’ Set for World Premiere

Susanne Bier’s 'Bird Box' will have its world premiere as a gala screening at AFI Fest, which is set to run Nov. 8-15 at various venues in Hollywood. Sandra Bullock stars in the Netflix apocalyptic thriller, which also features Trevante Rhodes, Sarah Paulson and John Malkovich.

Academy Launches New Women’s Initiative

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is launching a new initiative called Action: The Academy Women’s Initiative, an extension of its A2020 initiative to promote inclusion and increase representation within the Academy and the greater film community.

Venice: ‘The Night Manager’ Director Susanne Bier Hoping for VR “Inspiration” at Festival

The Oscar-winning director will head this year's Virtual Reality Jury at the 75th Venice Fest.

Alfred Molina, Susanne Bier Join Academy Board of Governors

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed its newly elected Board of Governors for 2018-2019. Alfred Molina, Susanne Bier, Tom Duffield and Bonnie Arnold will all join the Oscars organization.