250 Young Filmmakers from 71 Countries Selected for Berlinale Talents Program + ARRI Becomes New Co-Partner

Berlinale Talents 2017

Berlinale Talents welcomes 250 emerging professionals from 71 countries to its 15th edition. Exploring the theme “Courage: Against All Odds”, the Talents will participate in a six-day program featuring over 100 events, with many open to the public. Berlinale Talents… Continue Reading

2017 Writers Guild Awards: Screenplay Nominations Announced (‘Moonlight,’ ‘Fences’ & ‘Hidden Figures’ Made the Cut)


The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2016. Winners will be honored at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February 19, 2017,… Continue Reading

Sterling K. Brown and Issa Rae to Host Spirit Awards Nominee Brunch and Grant Presentation + David Oyelowo to Act as Honorary Chair of 2017 Awards

Sterling K. Brown and Issa Rae

Film Independent has announced that this year’s Spirit Awards honorees annual Nominee Brunch in West Hollywood, where the past 12 months in independent film will be celebrated, will be hosted by Sterling K. Brown and Issa Rae, who will also present… Continue Reading