Awards

2015 Spirit Award Nominations Announced Awards

2015 Spirit Award Nominations Announced

It’s starting to feel like Christmas already as the nominations for our favorite awards show, the Film Independent Spirit Awards, were announced moments ago. Leading the pack with a total of six nominations was Alejandro G. Iñárritu‘s Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) grabbing nods for Best Feature, Best Director, Best Editing, and three Read More
Anticipation Builds for the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations Awards

Anticipation Builds for the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations

Way Too Indie's getting excited for the nominations of the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards! Read More
2015 Independent Spirit Awards To Be Broadcast Live For First Time Awards

2015 Independent Spirit Awards To Be Broadcast Live For First Time

The 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards will broadcast live for the first time during its 30th anniversary this year. Read More
Boyhood Leads Gotham Awards With 4 Nominations Awards

Boyhood Leads Gotham Awards With 4 Nominations

You might be thinking “Already?!” but yes, award season is already starting. Today, New York’s Gotham Independent Film Awards put out their nominees, a list filled with pleasant surprises and some very obvious choices. Let’s start with the obvious choice: Boyhood. Any indie award would be insane to deny Richard Linklater’s film, possibly the indie Read More
2014 Oscar Winners Awards

2014 Oscar Winners

The big winner Oscar Sunday was Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity, winning seven awards including Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, and Best Visual Effects. Though for the second year in a row, the winner for Best Director did not go on to win the top prize of Best Picture. Instead the honors went to 12 Years Read More
2014 Spirit Award Winners Awards

2014 Spirit Award Winners

Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave was unsurprisingly the big winner at the Film Independent Spirit Awards today with a total of five wins including, Best Feature, Best Director, Best Supporting Female, Best Cinematography, and Best Screenplay. There were some great acceptance speeches from Matthew McConaughey who had the most inspirational speech (yes, it began Read More
Oscars 2014 Predictions Awards

Oscars 2014 Predictions

Over the past several weeks we have provided an extensive individual breakdown for all of the major Oscar categories. Today we have compiled our 2014 Oscars Predictions on a convenient one sheet for you, along with links to our previous analysis. Oscar night is right around the corner, so be sure to tune in to Read More
Oscar Analysis 2014: Best Picture Awards

Oscar Analysis 2014: Best Picture

Last week we predicted that Gravity’s Alfonso Cuarón would get the win for Best Director, so historically speaking that would mean Gravity should have a 73% chance of winning Best Picture because of how closely tied those categories are. However, we do not have to go back very far to see split category winners. Last Read More
Oscar Analysis 2014: Best Director Awards

Oscar Analysis 2014: Best Director

It requires a lot of restraint for me not to put down Steve McQueen as the director that should win the award on Oscar night. I believe he is one of the best upcoming directors of our time, so I am delighted that he is finally starting to be recognized for his brilliant work. In Read More