National Film Registry 2018: Celebrating 30 Years

“My Fair Lady,” “The Shining,” “Hud” and “Monterey Pop” are among the titles in this year’s additions to the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress. The list, always made up of 25 films, guarantees the film will be preserved under the terms of the National Film Preservation Act. The criteria for selection is […]

Girl: 2018 Best Foreign Language Films–Behind the Scenes of a Moving Transgender Tale

Interview with Lukas Dhont, the director and co-writer of the moving Belgian film, aptly and simply titled Girl, which world premiered to great acclaim at the 2018 Cannes Film Fest (in Un Certain Regard sidebar). When I was 18 years old, I came across an article in a Belgian newspaper about a 15-year-old girl named […]

Roma: 2018 Best Picture, to be Released Theatrically by Netflix in Over 40 Countries

Netflix confirmed today that Oscar winning director and writer Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma, produced by Esperanto Filmoj and Participant Media, will be released in over 100 theaters in the US and more than 500 theaters internationally in over 40 countries, curated by Netflix by territory around the release of the film on the service on December 14.

Golden Globes 2019: Movies about Royal Intrigues, Power Plays, and Sexual Politics Dominate the Nominations

December 6, 2018–The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) favored movies (both dramas and comedies) that dealt with royal intrigues, power plays, and sexual politics behind closed doors, when the nominations were announced on a very rainy Thursday morning.

Golden Globes 2019: Andy Shmaberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Sandra Oh (Killing Eve), Show’s Co-Hosts

“Killing Eve” leading lady Sandra Oh and “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” star Andy Samberg will co-host the ceremony, set to air Sunday, January 6 on NBC.