Student Oscars
03 Apr 2018

2018 Student Academy Awards Competition

THE ACADEMY LAUNCHES 2018 STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS® COMPETITION. Winners Eligible for Oscars® The Academy is now accepting entries for its 2018 Student Academy Awards® competition. All Student Academy Award® winners become eligible for Oscars® consideration. The entry deadline for submissions is Friday, June 1. The U.S. competition is open to

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07 Feb 2018

2018 Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters Panel

On Monday, February 5th, Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters came out to share their stories The 11th Annual Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters Panel was held in our Main Theatre on Monday, February 5th. Co-hosted by Jeff Goldsmith, the producer of The Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith, the esteemed panel consisted of the following guests: The Big

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01 Mar 2017

Sky News Interviews EB Instructor Brian McLaughlin

Entertainment Business Instructor speaks with Sky News Sky News has returned for the second year to interview Brian McLaughlin, one of our esteemed Entertainment Business instructors. This interview is centered on the Oscars, and the cultural expressions made during each ceremony over the past 89 years. He and Greg Milam,

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07 Feb 2017

10th Annual Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters Panel

A night of brilliance, humor and inspiration On Monday, February 6th, we co-hosted the 10th Annual Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters panel with Jeff Goldsmith, the producer of The Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith. In 2017, our guests included Allison Schroeder (Hidden Figures), Mike Mills (20th Century Women), Tarell Alvin McCraney and Barry Jenkins

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The Revenant
02 Mar 2016

The Revenant’s Oscar Win Predicted By Instructor

Brian McLaughlin, Entertainment Business Instructor, was interviewed by Sky News and asked about his Oscar Predictions. His eyes were wisely set on the star of The Revenant Entertainment Business instructor Brian McLaughlin has experience in both the creative and business side of entertainment. He was invited to an on-camera interview

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02 Mar 2016

Spotlight Oscar-Winning Screenwriter Josh Singer Shares Advice

Spotlight took home the Oscars for both Best Original Screenplay and Best Picture at the 88th Academy Awards. Josh Singer, who wrote the film with Tom McCarthy, shares some advice with incoming talent. You may have heard of Spotlight, the film that won both Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay

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Mad Max
29 Feb 2016

Congratulations To Our Award-Winning Graduates

Two of our grads worked on the Mad Max : Fury Road, which took home 6 Oscars at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood After an evening of surprising wins and impressive performances, one film collected a half-dozen Oscars during the 88th Academy Awards ceremony. A grizzled Tom Hardy fought

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28 Feb 2016

Carol Oscar-Nominated Writer Phyllis Nagy Inspires

Phyllis Nagy, the Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter of Carol, shares advice on how to avoid the pitfalls of wanting to please everyone. Armed with a background as a novelist, author-turned-screenwriter Phyllis Nagy worked for several years to develop Carol into the Oscar-Nominated movie it became. The film, which charts the friendship and

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The Big Short
24 Feb 2016

The Big Short Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter Charles Randolf Shares Advice

The Big Short Screenwriter Charles Randolph shares an inside tip on effective storytelling One of this past year’s critical successes was the comedic drama, The Big Short. A darkly humorous take on the sub-prime mortgage crisis of 2008, the film’s quick cuts, ensemble cast and sharp dialogue keeps the subject matter engaging and surprisingly

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