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Nominations for the 23rd Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards Announced

March 2021
Nominations for the 23rd Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards Announced

The Costume Designers Guild (CDC, IATSE Local 892) has announced the nominations for its 23rd Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards, which will take place at 5:30pm PST on April 13, livestreamed on the guild’s Twitter account. Netflix received the most nominations with five, followed by Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures/Focus, both with three. Many of the films... »

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Digital Cinema Society Offers Tips on Getting Safely Back to Work in the Age of Covid

March 2021
Digital Cinema Society Offers Tips on <em>Getting Safely Back to Work in the Age of Covid</em>

The Digital Cinema Society (DCS) has completed a new mini-doc called Getting Safely Back to Work in the Age of Covid, dedicated to the group’s friend and longtime member, Allen Daviau, ASC, who was an early victim in the COVID pandemic. The film is directed, edited and hosted by Cinematographer James Mathers, the founder of the Digital Cinema... »

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Nominations for the 48th Annual Annie Awards Have Been Announced

March 2021
Nominations for the 48th Annual Annie Awards Have Been Announced

The nominations for the 48th Annual Annie Awards, held by ASIFA-Hollyood and partially sponsored by the Animation Guild (IATSE Local 839), have been announced, honoring the best in animation for 2020, This year’s Annie Awards will be held virtually on April 16 at 6pm PST, and you can get more information about the ceremony here. The nominations were... »

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Society of Composers & Lyricists Announce Winners of 2nd Annual Awards

March 2021
Society of Composers & Lyricists Announce Winners of 2nd Annual Awards

The Society of Composers & Lyricists (SCL) gave out its 2nd Annual SCL Awards on Tuesday, March 2 in a virtual ceremony. Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste‘s score for the Disney-Pixar film Soul won in the Outstanding Original Score for a Studio Film, while Lolita Ritmanis’ score for Blizzard of Souls (Dvēseļu Putenis) won for Outstanding Original Score for an... »

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19th Annual VES Awards Nominees Announced – Virtual Ceremony on April 6

March 2021
19th Annual VES Awards Nominees Announced – Virtual Ceremony on April 6

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has announced the nominations for its 19th annual VES Awards, celebrating the outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, commercials and video games and the VFX supervisors, VFX producers and hands-on artists who bring this work to life. The Mandalorian received the most nominations and leads the broadcast... »

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Cinema Audio Society Announces Nominations for the 57th Annual CAS Awards

March 2021
Cinema Audio Society Announces Nominations for the 57th Annual CAS Awards

The Cinema Audio Society (CAS) announced the nominees for the 57th Annual CAS Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for 2020 in seven categories, as well as the Outstanding Product Nominations. The awards will be handed out on the evening of April 17 at a sealed envelope virtual event, and the Cinema Audio Society... »

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Set Decorators Society of America Releases Nominees for First Film Awards

March 2021
Set Decorators Society of America Releases Nominees for First Film Awards

The Set Decorators Society of America (SDSA) has announced the nominees for its first-ever annual SDSA Awards for Best Achievement in Film, with the awards to be handed out on March 31. The final round voting will take place between March 19 and 29, and we’ll have more info later in the month. The SDSA... »

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Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce 68th Annual Golden Reel Award Nominees

March 2021
Motion Picture Sound Editors Announce 68th Annual Golden Reel Award Nominees

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) has announced the nominees for its 68th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Nominees represent the work of the world’s most talented sound artists and their contributions to the past year’s most outstanding feature film, television, animation, computer entertainment, and student productions. The MPSE Golden Reel Awards recognize outstanding achievement... »

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American Society of Cinematographers Announces Student Heritage Awards Winners

March 2021
American Society of Cinematographers Announces Student Heritage Awards Winners

The winners of the 2020 American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Student Heritage Awards were named on February 27 during a virtual presentation. Three student filmmakers were chosen for demonstrating exceptional cinematography skills in their submitted work. ASC cinematographers Paul Atkins, Tommy Maddox-Upshaw and David Stockton presented the awards alongside ASC President Stephen Lighthill, Student Awards... »

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Complete List of Winners from the 78th Annual Golden Globes

March 2021
Complete List of Winners from the 78th Annual Golden Globes

The 78th Annual Golden Globes were given out on Sunday night, February 28, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) in a virtual ceremony hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler from the Rainbow Room in New York City and Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The Seachlight and Hulu release, Nomadland, was the big winner for Best Motion Picture Drama  while Director Chloé Zhao won... »

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