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Listmania: Al's Best of 2016 Awards

On the latest episode of the Woo L.A. Podcast, you can hear my picks for what I thought was the best in film of 2016. 198 more words


Film Honors: 2016

My own personal choices for the year. They reflect not just necessarily what I think is the best or essential cinema, but perhaps resonate with me or inspire, both at the time, and still today. 489 more words


2017 Lucille Lortel Award Nominations Announced

April = Announcements. Award announcements, that is.

The 32nd annual Lucille Lortel Awards, celebrating outstanding achievement in Off-Broadway theatre, will be presented May 7th, 2017… 726 more words

Awards Season

Oscars 2018 - The Front-runners

Now that the 2017 awards season has come to a rather explosive end, studios are already busy lining up projects up as contenders for next year’s awards season. 610 more words


Review: "Moonlight"

Stories don’t come any more unique than this one. Set in the lower-class suburbs of Miami, it follows an African-American protagonist who struggles with his identity and sexuality. 548 more words


Ranking The Best Picture Nominees

The Academy Awards have now been and gone and ‘Moonlight’ ended up being triumphant edging out ‘La La Land’ which took the Golden Globes and BAFTA’s by storm. 1,654 more words

A musical ode to hopes and dreams

La La Land (Damien Chazelle, 2016) follows the efforts of Mia (Emma Stone) and Seb (Ryan Gosling) to fulfil their dreams. She is an aspiring actress looking for her first break while he is a pianist whose sole ambition is to save jazz, an art form he believes is in decline. 564 more words