I love this time of year when Hollywood is abuzz with excitement, champagne corks are unpopped, and our favorite movie actors, directors, writers, and producers come out of the woodwork to be recognized. It’s a time to honor the year’s best films and filmmakers.
It’s also a reminder for me to start planning my Oscar party and get caught up on films I haven’t seen yet. If you’re a movie buff like me—plotting your calendar to make sure you don’t miss any of the fun—here’s a guide to help you find your way to the most popular award shows and to see who the nominees are and view the trailers:
View the 85thAnnual Academy Awards nominees and trailers at: http://oscar.go.com/nominees Oscar Sunday is February 24, 2013 at 4pm PT with Seth McFarlane hosting.
The 70th Annual Golden Globes airs on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 5pm PT with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosting. http://www.goldenglobes.org/2012/12/nominations-2013/
Writers Guild of America Awards nominations can be found at: http://www.wga.org/awards/awardssub.aspx?id=1516 Held on Sunday, February 17, 2013 in Los Angeles. Televised date TBD.
Directors Guild of America nominations http://www.dga.org/awards/annual.aspx The winners will be announced at the 65th Annual DGA Awards Dinner on Saturday, February 2, 2013 Televised date TBD.
Producers Guild Award nominations http://www.producersguild.org/news/112661/ The 2013 Producers Guild Award winners will be announced on January 26th at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
The National Society of Film Critics held their award ceremony January 5, 2013. “Amour” the best film of 2012. “Amour” also won for Best Director and Best Actress. BEST SCREENPLAY award went to “Lincoln” (Tony Kushner) See all the categories, nominees, and winners at http://www.nationalsocietyoffilmcritics.com/
Which films are your favorites? What are your favorite categories? Share your comments. Let’s talk movies!