Archive for the ‘Takeshi Kitano’ Category

2003 Toronto Film Festival

2003 Toronto International Film Festival Winners

Tiff2003poster

Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) takes place every year in September in Canada.
Films which premiere at Toronto are often nominated for Academy Awards the following year.

TIFF does not hand out individual prizes for Best Actor or Actress but focuses on amongst others the following awards:
People’s Choice Award & Best Canadian Feature Film

barbarian_invasions_ver2

Opening Night Film: The Barbarian Invasions directed by Denys Arcand, starring , ,

Zatoichi_017

People’s Choice Award: The Blind Swordsman – Zatoshi directed by Takeshi Kitano, starring , &

barbarian_invasions

Best Canadian Feature Film: The Barbarian Invasions directed by Denys Arcand

Source:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_Toronto_International_Film_Festival

 

2003 Venice Film Festival

2003 Venice International Film Festival Winners

Venice International Film Festival, known as the Biennale di Venezia takes place annually
in late August, early September and is the oldest Film Festival in the World.

Winners of the 2003 Venice International Film Festival are as follows: –

The Return Vozvrashcheniye_movie

Golden Lion (Best Picture) – The Return directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev

Zatoichi_017

Silver Lion (Best Director) – Takeshi Kitano for Zatōichi

twenty_one_grams_ver3

Best Actor – Sean Penn – 21 Grams

Rosenstrasse

Best Actress – Katja Riemann – Rosenstrasse

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venice_International_Film_Festival

 

Film Directors & Festivals
Reviews and Awards
Review Calender
August 2021
M T W T F S S
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  
  • As KROQ DJ Kat Corbett Exits, She Reflects on Two Decades at the Station and the Struggles Facing Alternative Radio
    Longtime KROQ DJ Kat Corbett is the latest voice to exit the iconic L.A. alternative radio station — and although she’s not ready to reveal her next stop just yet, she hints to Variety that several possibilities are on the horizon. “I am talking to some folks that I can’t say just yet,” said Corbett, […]
    varietyschneider
  • CNN Tamps Down Coverage of Investigation Into N.Y. Governor Andrew Cuomo During His Brother’s Show
    CNN cut back on coverage of one of the biggest news stories of the day during its primetime schedule due to a very unorthodox situation: The anchor not telling the story is the brother of the public official at the center of it. The WarnerMedia-backed outlet kept anchor Chris Cuomo on the air Tuesday night […]
    Brian Steinberg
  • How the VFX Team Behind Marvel’s ‘Loki’ Brought Miss Minutes to Life
    As Marvel continues dipping its toes in TV — snagging 28 Emmy nominations in the process — its latest venture, the Disney Plus miniseries “Loki,” is being hailed as one of the studio’s most unique anti-hero stories to date. While Tom Hiddleston steals the show as the titular character, perhaps most captivating is the Time Variance […]
    Ethan Shanfeld
  • Offspring Drummer Says He’s Been Booted From Band for Not Getting Vaccinated
    Pete Parada, the drummer for the Offspring, has found out the hard way that some businesses — and even bands — are drawing a hard line on requiring vaccinations to come back to work. He posted on his social media Tuesday that he’s been ousted from the group because he won’t agree to get the […]
    Chris Willman
  • Head to the Beach in Style With Pink Floyd-Inspired Towels
    All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Your next trip to the beach is going to look a lot groovier thanks to Slowtide’s latest collaboration […]
    atingley4
  • Read More
    Different providers offer different cell phones, so take a look at the options from each provider to choose the right one for you. You may also want to look into any promotions that the providers have to offer, such as free cell phones in exchange for signing a contract. Tags: 2gmhass90