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How Edge of Tomorrow Created and Destroyed a Digital Paris

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

This new featurette from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences goes behind the epic final battle of Edge of Tomorrow. Intellectually we know there’s a lot of special effects in these movies, but it’s actually amazing how few things were actually filmed for this. Read more...

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last weekArts : Prospero

"MOVEMENT is the translation of life," said Henri Gaudier-Brzeska. "And if art depicts life, movement should come into art, since we are only aware of life because it moves." Some of the vivacity of Gaudier-Brzeska’s brief life, as well...Show More Summary

LACMA sees the big picture as Academy Museum moves in next door

3 weeks agoArts : Culture Monster

In 2012, when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that it had finally found a home for its long-discussed Academy Museum, just steps from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA Director Michael Govan began to hear from concerned colleagues.

Oscars® Dates Set Through 2018!

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has set dates for The Academy Awards for the next three years: The Academy Awards® will air live on ABC on Oscar Sunday, February 28, 2016, February 26, 2017, and March 4, 2018, respectively. Also released today were the key dates for the 88th Academy Awards in … Continue reading Oscars® Dates Set Through 2018! ?

Oscars: Academy Announces Show Dates For Next Three Years

Mark those calendars — unless you haven’t bought them yet. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC just announced the dates for the 88th, 89th and 90th Academy Awards. The Oscars will air live on ABC on February 28, 2016, February 26, 2017, and March 4, 2018…

Angelina Jolie’s story is one of true courage and grit

I have always been one of Angelina Jolie’s biggest fans.  The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences saw fit to reward her 1999 performance in Girl Interrupted with an Oscar, but I wasn’t well and truly smitten until the second Lara Croft Tombraider movie was released in 2003.  In that film, Jolie, who performs […]

The Story of the Indiana Jones Bridge Scene

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences is presenting a series of videos called Academy Originals with some Hollywood stories. (YouTube link) In this video, Special Effects Supervisor George Gibbs tells the story of that bridge scene in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. Show More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: Here’s how they filmed that bridge stunt in Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom

In a new animated interview for The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences’ “Academy Originals” series, special effects supervisor George Gibbs (aka “One Take George”) recounts the story of filming the bridge stunt in Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom in which Indy cuts a rope bridge he’s standing on. Show More Summary

Newswire: The Academy bought a 2001 prop for $300 thousand, will now fake another moon landing

According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences recently went on a Treat Yo’ Self shopping spree and came home with a miniature spaceship prop that was used in Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. Show More Summary

Academy Museum Lands Rare Moon Shuttle Prop From 2001: A Space Odyssey

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences added a feather into the cap of its under-construction museum by purchasing an iconic prop from 2001: A Space Odyssey: the Aries 1B Trans-Lunar Spherical Space Shuttle. Read more...

The $344,000 movie prop: Academy buys ship from Kubrick's '2001'

last monthHealth : Booster Shots

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Saturday bought the Aries 1B Trans-Lunar Space Shuttle from "2001: A Space Odyssey" at Premiere Props' Hollywood Extravaganza Auction for $344,000.

Academy Museum Blasts Off Spending $344, 000 For Rare ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Model

Proving they are serious about getting top drawer content for their new Academy Museum Of Motion Pictures, the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has added a biggie with the $344,000 successful auction bid yesterday  for the Aries 1B Trans-Lunar Space Shuttle from 2001: A Space Odyssey. Show More Summary

As Academy Board Meets, Are The Oscars Ready For Radical Change? Don’t Bet On It

The Board Of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will have their first meeting tonight since this year’s Oscar show, the lowest rated since 2009, and the agenda for these post-show meetings usually revolves around a review of the Oscarcast in order to get feedback on what worked and what didn’t. Show More Summary

Oscars Considering Going Back to Five Best Picture Nominees

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : Moviefone

If it's an honor to be nominated for an Oscar, then three films wouldn't have had that honor last year if the Best Picture category had been capped at five. Yet, that's exactly what the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is considering, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Show More Summary

Academy Awards May Go Back to Only Five Best Picture Nominees

Since 2010, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have allowed for up to 10 nominees in the Best Picture category after the rules were changed to make the awards ceremony more inclusive for films like The Dark Knight. It was a move aiming to get more people to tune in to the Oscars see if their favorite movie would win the big prize. Show More Summary

'Hollywood Costume' sells 78,000 tickets at future Academy Museum site

2 months agoArts : Culture Monster

"Hollywood Costume," a multimedia exhibition at the site of the future Academy Museum, sold 78,000 tickets between its opening on Oct. 2 and its closing on Monday, according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

'Hollywood Costume' sells 78,000 tickets at future Academy Museum site

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

"Hollywood Costume," a multimedia exhibition at the site of the future Academy Museum, sold 78,000 tickets between its opening on Oct. 2 and its closing on Monday, according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Jay Smooth on the Idea of the “Good Person”

“First, let me say that I’m tired of all of this talk about ‘snubs,'” said an anonymous member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. And continued: And as far as the accusations about the Academy being racist? Yes, most members are white males, but they are not the cast of Deliverance — […]

Oscars 2015: Diversity onstage stands in stark contrast to nominees

When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the Oscar nominations in January, the absence of any minority group nominees in the acting categories — for only the second time since 1998 — triggered a backlash of criticism and threats of protest.

A Thank You Letter to Ava DuVernay

Yesterday, millions tuned in to watch the 87th Academy Awards. This star-studded event featured Hollywood's most glamorous celebrating the art of motion picture filmmaking. For many, the Oscars epitomize the height of theatrical success through acting's highest honors. Show More Summary

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