Vista takes supporting role at the NZFC

1 March 2015, 8:34 am

Murray Holdaway is an unlikely star of the silver screen. Affable and laid back, he is a regular at international film industry events such as trade shows; but unlike Sir Peter Jackson he is not a regular on the red carpet.The chief...... Read More »

Provincial cinema plans off

20 February 2015, 7:16 pm

A Thai production company looking to build low-budget community cinemas targeting rural audiences throughout Southeast Asia, including Cambodia, has scaled back an ambitious plan.... Read More »

Oscars 2015: 3 Best Foreign Film nominees tell fables of the New Cold War

20 February 2015, 7:10 am

Moviemaking is often at its best when practiced in the context of social catastrophe. To me, the two greatest and most daring periods of American sound cinema were the 1930s and 1960s — the first prefaced by the Great Depression and the second by the Civil Rights era and Vietnam.... Read More »

Christopher Nolan to Present Richard Linklater With Award at Sound Mixers Ceremony

16 February 2015, 9:00 pm

The Cinema Audio Society Awards will be handed out on Saturday.... Read More »

L.A., Italia Awards: 'Imitation Game,' 'Last Days in Vietnam' Get Final Push at Felliniesque Ceremony

16 February 2015, 9:00 pm

The annual gathering draws several hundred people, including a not inconsiderable number of Academy members, many with ties of some sort to Italy.... Read More »

Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6’ Receives Cinema Audio Society Award

16 February 2015, 11:32 am

‘Birdman’ soars at CAS Awards; ‘Big Hero 6’ takes Animation Award; David Macmillan, CAS honored with CAS Career Achievement Award; Richard Linklater presented with CAS Filmmaker Award.... Read More »

LA, Italia Awards: 'Imitation Game,' 'Last Days in Vietnam' Get Final Push at Fellini-esque Ceremony

15 February 2015, 9:00 pm

The annual gathering draws several hundred people, including a not inconsiderable number of Academy members, many with ties of some sort to Italy.... Read More »

Hodierne returns for film showing

12 February 2015, 10:47 pm

Fourty-nine years after leaving Grinnell for Vietnam, Robert Hodierne ’68 returned to campus this week to talk with students about documentary making, photography and the […]... Read More »

IMAX and CJ CGV Holdings, Ltd. Expand Partnership to Bring the IMAX Experience® to Vietnam

11 February 2015, 4:30 am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and CJ CGV Holdings, Ltd., (CJ CGV) today announced an expansion of the companies' partnership with the addition of two IMAX ® theatres ...... Read More »

Hollywood has lost its edge – and the awards season proves it

5 February 2015, 10:31 am

This Sunday, the Baftas will be dished out to the most unambitious collection of films in recent memory. How did we end up with such a flat line-up, and what does it say about us? On Sunday night, the Bafta winners will be showered in effusive acclaim. But the current awards fare is toothless. Durin... Read More »