Auteurism: Revolutionary Impact of Andrew Sarris’ French-American Perspective

As a perspective, auteurism has proven its pervasive usefulness and radical impact with a number of theoretical and practical results that evolved out of its revolutionary ideas.

Ratched: Ryan Murphy Discusses his Prequel to the 1975 Best Picture Oscar Winner, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Starring Sarah Paulson

Ratched: Ryan Murphy’s Prequel to the 1975 Best Picture Oscar Winner, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Starring Sarah Paulson

Oscar Directors: Parker, Alan–Two-Time Oscar Nominee (Midnight Express, Mississippi Burning) Dies at 76

Parker, who directed 14 features and wrote six of them, loved music-driven films: Bugsy Malone (1976), Fame (1980), Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982), The Commitments (1991) and Evita (1996), with Madonna as Eva Perón. “If you can use music and images together, it’s very powerful,” he noted in 1995.

Golden Globes 2021: Live Telecast–February 28, 2021 (Mark Your Calendar)

The February 28, 2021 ceremony will air live coast to coast 5-8 p.m. PT/8-11 p.m. ET on NBC from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California.  

Nomadland: Chloe (The Rider) Zhao’s Film to Premiere at Venice, Telluride, Toronto, and N.Y. Film Fests

Zhao’s third film, an exploration of modern-day van dwelling life on the road, will World Premiere with simultaneous screenings on September 11 at the 2020 Venice and Toronto Film Fests, both of which will feature virtual introductions by producer, writer, editor, and director Zhao, and producer and actor Frances McDormand.