Industry

Audience watching a film
Serge RakhlinJanuary 15, 2019

Mexicans are readier to watch films or TV shows with subtitles than Americans or Germans.Мексиканцы чаще смотрят фильмы и телепрограммы с...

Producer and distributor Samuel Hadida
Frank RousseauJanuary 8, 2019

Samuel Hadida, the highly regarded French producer and distributor who passed away unexpectedly on November 26 was a true film buff. He and his...

Jennifer Davisson on the set of “Robin Hood: Origins” 
Margaret GardinerDecember 3, 2018

“Leadership is really important to me,” says producer Jennifer Davisson. We’re standing in a howling wind on the set of Robin Hood: Origins in...

Gillian Berrie
Margaret GardinerNovember 26, 2018

“Outlaw King used meticulous planning, research, great story, historians; over the years of development we prepped 45 different versions of the...

Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, Golden Globe winner
Elisa LeonelliNovember 26, 2018

Writer/director Bernardo Bertolucci, one of the great figures of 20th-century Italian cinema, passed away on November 26. Having started his...

Indigenous Australian filmmakers in Los Angeles, 2018
Jenny Cooney CarrilloNovember 16, 2018

Through our annual grant program, the HFPA helped non-profit group ‘Australians in Film’ to support IndigenousLA, a program to bring Indigenous...

Stan Lee, writer and comuic book genius
Ana Maria BahianaNovember 12, 2018

Stan Lee, writer, editor, publisher, and the most well-known creator of comic-book characters and narratives has died. He was 95. An editor in...

Jessica Lee Gagne
Margaret GardinerOctober 18, 2018

“I’d love to see more women on action movies as a cinematographer; it's lacking for women,” notes Director of Photography Jessica Lee Gagne, who,...

Giuseppe Tornatore, Christine Lahti, Paolo Sorrentino
Elisa LeonelliSeptember 28, 2018

Italian cinema – like Italian culture – reflects an unparalleled love of food. That is the inspiration for a series of talks which will emphasize...

Debra Granik
Margaret GardinerSeptember 25, 2018

“My closest allies are indispensable. My producing partner, Anne Rosellini, and I can communicate with honesty, so I don't have to compromise with...