Today's post is fairly truncated as we're kind of in a dead zone of activity Oscar wise. The final voting doesn't start until Feb. 8 and a bunch of the film world has been in Park City, Utah for The Sundance Film Festival. Nevertheless...
This is one of the two posters released this week for the 85th Oscars. The other (below) features host Seth Mc Farlane:
Tom O'Neil has posted another podcast with Oscar speculation. His guest for this time around is Matt Atchity from Rotten Tomatoes. Here's the link:
Gold Derby also reported this week that The Academy announced improved voter participation this year despite reports of difficulty with the new online voting system:
+RACE NOT OVER
Meanwhile, The Daily Beast posted analysis this week suggesting that TFF #39 sneak preview "Argo" might still win Best Picture on Feb. 24:
Speaking of the Ben Affleck directed film...Gold Derby has an interview from earlier this week with Oscar nominated editor William Goldenberg, nominated for "Argo" and "Zero Dark Thirty":
And finally, Oscar nominated foreign language film (from Chile) "No" from director Pablo Larrain and featuring Gael Garcia Bernal has 7 new clips available and all accessed via this post from The Playlist:
More on Monday...
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