Oscars 2019: List of Academy Award Winners

The winners of Oscars 2019 were announced at the 91st Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on February 24, 2019 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. It was the first time in three decades (since Oscars 1989) that no host conducted the ceremony. Here isContinue reading “Oscars 2019: List of Academy Award Winners”

Chito S. Roño’s ‘Signal Rock’ is PH’s Foreign Language Film entry to Oscars 2019

Chito S. Roño’s ‘Signal Rock’ has been selected by the Film Academy of the Philippines (FAP) as the Philippine entry to the Foreign Language Film category of the 2019 Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars. This was confirmed by the production team of CSR Films PH and its distributor Regal Entertainment on Wednesday, SeptemberContinue reading “Chito S. Roño’s ‘Signal Rock’ is PH’s Foreign Language Film entry to Oscars 2019”

Oscars Winners 2017: Full list, Academy Awards winners

The winners of Oscars 2017 were announced at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on February 26, 2017 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the ceremony for the first time. Here is the list of winners for the 89th Academy Awards alongContinue reading “Oscars Winners 2017: Full list, Academy Awards winners”

Oscars 2017: 10 films advance in visual effects race

10 films make it to the shortlist for the visual effects race as announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Here are the films in contention (in alphabetical order): “Arrival” “The BFG” “Captain America: Civil War” “Deepwater Horizon” “Doctor Strange” “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” “The Jungle Book” “Kubo andContinue reading “Oscars 2017: 10 films advance in visual effects race”

Oscars 2017: Nine foreign-language films make it to shortlist

Nine films will advance to the next round of voting for the 89th Academy Awards foreign-language film category. Selected from 85 submissions around the world, the shortlist is as follows: Australia, “Tanna” — directors Bentley Dean, Martin Butler Canada, “It’s Only the End of the World” — director Xavier Dolan Denmark, “Land of Mine” —Continue reading “Oscars 2017: Nine foreign-language films make it to shortlist”

After 3 major Oscar wins, ‘The Revenant’ returns to PH cinemas

“The Revenant,” which bagged this year’s plum awards at the Oscars – Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio), Best Director (Alejandro Iñarritu) and Best Cinematography (Emmanuel Lubezki) will return in select Philippine cinemas starting March 2. DiCaprio’s Best Actor award for his winning performance which the domestic and global audience have been rooting for in his workContinue reading “After 3 major Oscar wins, ‘The Revenant’ returns to PH cinemas”

Oscars 2016: Full list, Academy Awards winners

The winners of Oscars 2016 were announced at the 88th Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on February 28, 2016 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Actor Chris Rock hosted the show for the second time, having previously hosted the 77th ceremony in 2005. HereContinue reading “Oscars 2016: Full list, Academy Awards winners”

FULL LIST: Oscars 2016 nominations revealed

Nominations for the 88th Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET. The first batch of nominees were announced by directors Guillermo del Toro and Ang Lee; the remaining categories were announced eight minutes later by Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs and actor John Krasinski. The Oscars 2016 will be held on Sunday, February 28, atContinue reading “FULL LIST: Oscars 2016 nominations revealed”

Oscars 2016: Nine movies advance in Foreign Language category

Nine movies have advanced in the foreign-language category for Oscars 2016, the Academy said Thursday. The following are the entries: Belgium, “The Brand New Testament,” Jaco Van Dormael, director; Colombia, “Embrace of the Serpent,” Ciro Guerra, director; Denmark, “A War,” Tobias Lindholm, director; Finland, “The Fencer,” Klaus Härö, director; France, “Mustang,” Deniz Gamze Ergüven, director; Germany, “LabyrinthContinue reading “Oscars 2016: Nine movies advance in Foreign Language category”