Archive for the ‘Academy Awards’ Category

Preview: The Academy Awards!

February 21, 2008

                       Oscar trophy

New Awards: Sunday, February 24, 2008 5pm PST on ABC….  Don’t Miss It!

and…

New Film Whiz ?:

                           “A Leg Up” concepts/illustrations

                                      “A Leg Up”

                                             by

                                   Beven Carnes

       This animated short film (“A Leg Up”) was given a “Student Academy Award”….It beat out 500 other competitors and won the “Bronze Medal”. Well,  me thinks Steamboat Willie wants to sign Beven to a contract at Disney. 

         (Renee’s Aside:  Disney always gives a leg up  to talent like Beven’s ….)

View Beven’s Short Film (click link below):

http://www.brightcove.tv/title.jsp?title=932540402&channel=823833407

Disney’s Steamboat Willie

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

Movie Thursday: Oscar On Strike ?

January 17, 2008

        

                  Frank Capra Jr 2   

                                                                     Frank Capra 1

                         “Good-Bye Frank Capra, Jr”

Plus….

Will Oscar Strike?….

(Renee’s Aside:  “Everytime A Bell Rings,  An Actor Is Getting His Oscar”….)

Oscar trophy

Watch:  If  all goes well,  bells will ring….(Watch the Oscars live on ABC, Sunday, February 24 (8pm ET)….

View:   To see “The Official Poster of the 80th Annual Academy Awards”  (designed by legendary poster illustrator Drew Struzan) just click the link below….

www.Oscars.org/publications/poster80/index.html