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September 6, 2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the recipients of honorary Oscars at the 2017 Governors Awards this afternoon and the selections covered a wide spectrum of the industry. This year’s honorees included filmmakers Charles Burnett and Agnes Varda, actor Donald Sutherland and cinematographer Owen Roizman. In a statement, new Academy president John Bailey remarked, “This year’s Governors Awards reflect the breadth of international, independent and mainstream filmmaking, and are tributes to four great artists whose work embodies the diversity of our shared humanity.” Burnett is a pioneer in African American film having written and directed the classics “Killer of Sheep” and “To Sleep With Anger” the latter of which might feature the best work of Danny Glover’s career. Continue reading Donald Sutherland, Charles Burnett, Agnes Varda Are Your 2017 Governors Awards Honorees at The Playlist.

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Errol Morris’ laest doc, ‘Wormwood,’ the story of a man’s several-decade-long effort to solve the mystery of his father’s death, will air in six parts on Netflix. read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

While his breakout feature Force Majeure was met with much acclaim a few years ago, Ruben Östlund returned to Cannes Film Festival with The Square, which earned him even more prestige, picking up the Palme d’Or. Starring Claes Bang as Christian, a curator of a contemporary art gallery in Stockholm, the …

After a nearly year-long wait from its Cannes premiere to U.S. debut for Joachim Trier’s last film, Louder Than Bombs, the delay won’t be nearly as long for his follow-up. The highly-anticipated Thelma, which finds the Reprise and Oslo, August 31st director heading to supernatural territory, will bow at TIFF and …

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Which Marvel shows will be coming to New York Comic-Con? Why is ABC already worried about Inhumans? Why did Cate Blanchett decide to take the role of Hela in Thor: Ragnarok? How did Batman: The Animated Series change the way we think about superhero adaptations? What can we expect from …