Archive for the ‘Academy Award’ Category

Glamorous Wednesday:Good-Bye Sidney Pollack

May 28, 2008



                                        Sidney Pollack, American Movie Director


QUOTE:  “Most of the great directors that I know of were not actors, so I can’t tell you it’s a requirement.  On the other hand, it’s an enormous help” — Sidney Pollack (Academy Award Winning Director)

Renee’s Aside:  I got to “see” Mr. Sidney Pollack, in person, when I walked into his Century City office one day.  I remember that day vividly, I was wearing a “strapless black and white zebra print dress” .  Although I’ve told this story before I forgot to add that going into the Century City building I saw–I walked by–a $100,000 car.  It was an Excalibur and–it was “purple”….


Disney will distribute Renee Baker Studios’  first motion picture, in movie theatres worldwide, under an “output deal” valued at $73.5 million dollars.  (U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy will co-produce/consult….)



January 23, 2008


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Movie Tue:Best Performance by a White Swan

December 20, 2007

Bjork Dancer In the Dark 2

                                          Bjork Dancer In The Dark 1

                                    Bjork Swan Dress 1

         Bjork Swan Dress 2

Best Actress:

Q:  Best Performance by a newcomer in a motion picture?

A:  Bjork in “Dancer In The Dark” ….  Written and directed by Lars von Trier, this  movie was nominated for an Oscar plus –it garnered an additional 33 nominations (and 21 wins!)….

Best Oscar dress:  If you recall the eclectic (and Icelandic) Bjork wore that famous “swan dress” to the Oscar ceremonies in 2001.  (Note:  Bjork’s “swan dress” was later auctioned for charity….)

Best Distributor:  Disney will distribute Renee Baker Studios’ first motion picture in movie theatres worldwide under an “output” deal valued at $73.5 million dollars….


Best Music Video: Still Bjork