After months of review, haggling and soul searching, Los Angeles Board of Education members this week avoided voting on a strategic plan developed by Supt. Michelle King. She’ll go ahead with it anyway. The plan’s centerpiece is a target of 100% graduation, which has never been achieved by a large school...
Boosted Board, long considered the de facto electric skateboard, finally has some competition from a rival that is also based in California. Price as reviewed: $1,399 at Inboard The Inboard M1 brings a new take to the category, with hubless motors that are planted into the rear wheels of the board. Show More Summary
Virginia’s largest jurisdiction joins D.C., New York and other major cities that have taken steps to improve police accountability.
Researchers at Portsmouth Business School in the United Kingdom conducted a review of recent academic studies on project management to answer the question: “what components exist across the board in the worldwide practice of 21st century Project Management and what...
The following six Board Bills will be introduced at today’s meeting of the St. Louis Board of Aldermen, review today’s agenda here. B.B.#198 – Roddy – An Ordinance designating a portion of the City as a redevelopment area known as The City Foundry Saint Louis Redevelopment Area pursuant to the Real Property Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment...
On the state of awards season now that the BFCA, NYFCC, Gotham Awards, and National Board of Review have chimed in. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
Catholic and right-wing bodies decry move enabling pre-teens to see foul-mouthed Seth Rogen cartoon featuring a foodstuffs orgy scene The CNC, France’s film certification board, has come under renewed pressure to review its practices...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Manchester By the Sea was crowned Best Picture of 2016 by the National Board of Review, another honor for the big sensation of this year’s Sundance Film Festival. And now, before that movie even finishes its awards collection, Sundance has announced its line-up of next year’s possible Next Big Things. It’s the […]
Yes, sure, November 29 is far too early to be giving out awards for the best films of the calendar year, and someone should write an article about it. But the films and performances honored yesterday by the National Board of Review are worth at least noting, since it’s such an enigmatic organization (the Board’s membership, […]
The Board is one of the quirkier awards-giving bodies in the American film world, but their top prizes this year went to two Oscar frontrunners. Even so, there were the usual surprises...
The National Board of Review has announced their 2016 award winners, with Moonlight garnering top honors alongside Manchester by the Sea.
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The National Board of Review released its annual year-end honors Tuesday, naming “Manchester by the Sea” as best film. The 107-year-old, New York-based group also recognized the film by naming Casey Affleck as lead actor and giving its original screenplay award to Kenneth Lonergan and naming Lucas...
Awards season continues apace with today’s announcement of National Board of Review Awards. Kenneth Lonergan’s “Manchester by the Sea,” from Roadside Attractions and Amazon Studios, has taken home their top honor for best film of 2016. Show More Summary
The National Board Of Review have revealed their 10 best films of 2016, and it includes quite a few surprises.
Every year, the National Board of Review, a self-described "select group of film enthusiasts, filmmakers, professionals, academics, and students," votes on which films and performances are the year's best in their estimation. For 107 years it has been thus, and this time around the board has selected Manchester by the ... More »
The National Board Of Review has announced the winners of its end-of-the-year film awards for 2016, and though the Best Film winner doesn’t have nearly as many post-apocalyptic car chases or flame-throwing guitars as last year’s pick, it still seems like a good choice. Show More Summary
The National Board of Review has revealed its top choice for best film of 2016, with "Manchester by the Sea" nabbing the high-profile honor. "Manchester" centers around a man (played by Casey Affleck) who must care for his nephew (played by Lucas Hedges) after the boy's father dies. Show More Summary
The Casey Affleck drama picked up four key awards.
Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea was named Best Film by the National Board of Review (NBR) on Tuesday, a small but significant boost to its Oscar chances as awards season kicks into high gear. The movie also won for Best Original...Show More Summary