Posts Tagged ‘Birdman’

Guillermo del Toro Announces Scholarship for Aspiring Mexican Filmmakers

Guillermo del Toro Announces Scholarship for Aspiring Mexican Filmmakers

Guillermo del Toro is ready to help the next generation of Mexican filmmakers… The 53-year-old Mexican writer-director, who won two Oscars earlier this month, has returned to his hometown of Guadalajara with some news. After his...

Mar 11, 18 • EducationNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for

Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for “The Shape of Water”

It’s turned out to be a monster night for Guillermo del Toro… The 53-year-old Mexican filmmaker had a nearly perfect night, picking up his first-ever Academy Awards for his romantic fantasy drama The Shape of Water. del Toro, who co-wrote,...

Mar 5, 18 • Awards1 Comment »
Emmanuel Lubezki Partners with Kind for

Emmanuel Lubezki Partners with Kind for “No More Deaths” Campaign

Emmanuel Lubezki is using his talents to spread a message of empathy… The 53-year-old Mexican cinematographer, a three-time Academy Award winner, has partnered with Kind to produce a video for the granola bar company’s new campaign. Lubezki, of...

Dec 27, 17 • FilantropíaNo Comments »
Alejandro G. Inarritu to Receive Special Oscar for His Virtual Reality Installation 

Alejandro G. Inarritu to Receive Special Oscar for His Virtual Reality Installation “Carne y Arena”

Alejandro G. Inarritu is getting a special Oscar… The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted to give a special honorary Oscar to the 54-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s extraordinary virtual reality...

Oct 29, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” Wins Top Prize at the Venice Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro has reason to roar… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s lyrical period fairy tale, The Shape of Water, was awarded the top prize Golden Lion at this year’s Venice Film Festival. del Toro’s fantasy premiered on the Lido...

Sep 10, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Rodriguez to Sit Down with Barbra Streisand at the Tribeca Film Festival

Rodriguez to Sit Down with Barbra Streisand at the Tribeca Film Festival

Robert Rodriguez is ready to babble on with Babs… The 48-year-old Mexican American filmmaker will partner with Barbra Streisand for a special talk at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. Streisand, an icon in multiple entertainment fields, will...

Mar 21, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Isaac Earns First Acting Critics’ Choice Awards Nomination

Isaac Earns First Acting Critics’ Choice Awards Nomination

Oscar Isaac is getting a heroes reception… The 36-year-old Guatemalan and Cuban American actor is among the Latino talents earning a Critics’ Choice Awards nomination. Isaac earned his nod in the Actor in a Movie Made for Television or Limited...

Dec 13, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Sanchez Earns Two World Soundtrack Awards for Composing the Music for

Sanchez Earns Two World Soundtrack Awards for Composing the Music for “Birdman”

Antonio Sanchez is flying high… The 43-year-old Mexican jazz drummer and composer took home two awards on Saturday at the 15th World Soundtrack Awards which served as the finale to the 42nd Film Fest Ghent in Belgium. Sanchez, a Critics Choice...

Oct 25, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Sanchez Earns World Soundtrack Awards Nomination for

Sanchez Earns World Soundtrack Awards Nomination for “Birdman”

He’s already the Critics’ Choice… But Antonio Sanchez may soon be the expert’s choice… The 43-year-old Mexican jazz drummer has been recognized by the World Soundtrack Academy with a nomination for this year’s World Soundtrack Awards....

Aug 19, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
LACMA to Honor González Iñárritu at This Year's Art + Film Gala

LACMA to Honor González Iñárritu at This Year’s Art + Film Gala

Alejandro González Iñárritu is being feted for his “daring and nimble vision”… The 51-year-old Oscar-winning Mexican filmmaker will be honored alongside light and space artist James Turrell at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s fifth...

Jul 17, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »