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A quartet of female up and comers – Mia Wasikowska, Clemence Posey, Rooney Mara and Haley Bennet – are all vying for the lead role in acclaimed director Terrence Malick’s next project, also starring Christian Bale, and due to start shooting in early 2012, Twitch are reporting. Of the four female actresses in contention, Bennet is probably the least well known. Starring in 2008’s Marley and Me, she has since starred in little known films such as Arcadia Lost and Kaboom, and this could be quite the break out forRead More
It was a cold and windy afternoon under the tents at the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards, as many of the usual suspects picked up awards, including James Franco and Natalie Portman for Best Male and Female Leads for their roles in Oscar favorites “127 Hours” and “Black Swan” respectively. “Black Swan” was the big winner of the night, also winning Best Director for Darren Aronofsky and Best Feature. “Winter’s Bone” also made a strong showing, winning both Best Supporting Actor and Actress for John Hawkes and Dale Dickey. AwardsRead More
“The Social Network” continues to dominate awards season by taking home Best Picture (Drama), Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Score at the annual Golden Globe Awards last night, put on by the dubious Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Also continuing their streaks were Natalie Portman, taking home Best Actress (Drama) for “Black Swan”, Christian Bale and Melissa Leo taking home Best Supporting Actor and Supporting Actress for “The Fighter”. On the Comedy/Musical side, Annette Bening took home Best Actress for “The Kids Are All Right” as expected, the film winningRead More

Posted On November 30, 2010By Tamara ManneIn Awards

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2011 Nominees

Film Independent, a non-profit arts organization whose mission is to champion the cause of independent film and support a community of artists who embody diversity, innovation, and uniqueness of vision, have announced the 2011 Spirit Award Nominees. The 26th annual award show will be hosted by Joel McHale on the Santa Monica beach on February 26 at 2:00 pm, and will air the same night at 10:00 pm ET on IFC. The following nominees were presented earlier today by Eva Mendez and Jeremy Renner:Read More