Archive for March 2, 2021

Oscars 2020: VES Nominations

Here are your Visual Effects Society nominees. As a reminder, this is your shortlist for the category:

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
Love and Monsters
The Midnight Sky
The One and Only Ivan
Welcome to Chechnya

VES has a bunch of different categories, so we’re just gonna take them as they come and then try to piece some thoughts together at the end. (more…)

Oscars 2020: CAS Nominations

Continuing with yesterday’s MPSE nominations, today we have the CAS nominations. So yesterday was the sound editors and today is the sound mixers. Both of which, along with BAFTA, will tell us what’s most likely to get nominated in the now-singular Best Sound category.

Not much else to add there, so let’s see what they nominated: (more…)


Pic of the Day: ♫ “Who is the man that would risk his neck for his brother, man? (Shaft) / Can ya dig it? / Who’s the cat that won’t cop out when there’s danger all about? (Shaft) / Right on / You see this cat Shaft is a bad mother (Shut your mouth) / But I’m talkin’ about Shaft (Then we can dig it).” ♫ (50th Anniversary)