Monday, 27 February 2017 22:56

The Highs & Lows of the Oscars 2017

The 89th Academy Awards provided a night of few real shocks and not many memorable moments until a stunning last minute twist that instantly made it one of the most memorable Oscars telecasts of all time. People will be talking about that envelope snafu for years to come. You can check out a list of the night's winners here, but check out the highs and lows of a typically up-and-down ceremony below... 

Monday, 27 February 2017 18:06

Oscar Winners 2017

Wow. Well, awards season came to a close last night in what was a largely predictable, fairly run of the mill Oscars ceremony until THAT stunning last minute twist. Not only was it a huge shock that Barry Jenkins' Moonlight managed to upset the overwhelming favourite La La Land to take Best Picture, but the way it happened was as dramatic as any moment in the history of the Academy Awards. After being handed the wrong envelope, presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway bumbled around before announcing La La Land as the winner - only it wasn't, and midway through the speeches, the Oscars had to be handed over to the Moonlight crew.

Thursday, 23 February 2017 23:55

Final Oscar Predictions 2017

Awards season seems to get longer and longer every year, with this year’s race finding its front runners last summer and going through the motions ever since. Some of those frontrunners are vulnerable at this point though, so while a La La Land sweep is on the cards, there are a few races that will still hold some intrigue at this Sunday’s ceremony.

Friday, 28 June 2013 14:43

EIFF 2013: Awards Announced

Edinburgh International Film Festival 2013 awards were announced earlier this afternoon. Featuring awards decided by both the jury and the return of the Audience Award.