Thursday, November 14, 2013
Labor Date/Oscar Matters/Dern at AFI/
Good Thursday to All...
I have loaded up on the "Llewyn Davis" soundtrack this week as the 6 copies of the vinyl arrived as did the CD which I have ripped to the various digital platforms I have. I sort of like the soundtrack...a lot!
Now, on with this week's Telluride Film Festival news items...
Jason Reitman's "Labor Day" will get an Oscar qualifying run the lat week of December but won't open wide until January 2014. The Wrap (with apologies to the earlier spelling error and thanks to Chris Schiller who caught it...color me embarrassed), The Playlist and The Hollywood Reporter filed these stories:
Meanwhile, THR's Scott Feinberg talks to "Labor Day" star Kate Winslet:
In the latest Oscar prediction news, Scott Feinberg's latest thoughts are here:
And Sasha Stone and friends share their Oscar insights on the Awards Daily Oscar Podcast:
DERN AT AFI FEST
The Bruce Dern/Nebraska celebration continued this past week with a screening of the Alexander Payne film at the AFI Fest. Dern talked to a bunch of outlets including The Hollywood Reporter, The Playlist and The Dissolve:
Dern also appeared on Charlie Rose which you can see here:
More on Monday...have a great weekend...