AWARDS

MTV’s VMAs to honor coronavirus shutdown music

MTV’s VMAs to honor coronavirus shutdown music

Published 31/07/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop stars Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga led a girl power list of nominations on Thursday for the MTV Video Music [more…]

Black lives celebrated and mourned at emotional BET Awards

Black lives celebrated and mourned at emotional BET Awards

Published 29/06/2020

(Reuters) - Black power, suffering and the fight for justice took center stage at the BET awards on Sunday, the first Black celebrity event in [more…]

How Lipper Award-winning fund managers are playing coronavirus scare

How Lipper Award-winning fund managers are playing coronavirus scare

Published 06/03/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uncertainty over the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak has prompted at least some winners of the U.S. Lipper Fund Awards [more…]

Berlinale winner explores moral dilemmas of Iran’s capital punishment

Berlinale winner explores moral dilemmas of Iran’s capital punishment

Published 29/02/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - A drama film shot in secret to evade government censorship that highlights the moral dilemmas faced by those caught in the web [more…]

Polanski wins best director at Cesars, prompting walkout protest

Polanski wins best director at Cesars, prompting walkout protest

Published 29/02/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Roman Polanski cast a shadow over France’s Cesar Awards on Friday even as he won best directing for his film “An Officer [more…]

Polanski wins best director at Cesar awards, several actresses leave in protest

Polanski wins best director at Cesar awards, several actresses leave in protest

Published 28/02/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Roman Polanski, who faces accusations of rape, won France’s Cesar Award for best directing for his film “An Officer and a Spy” [more…]

Polanski movie collects first trophy at Cesar Awards in France

Polanski movie collects first trophy at Cesar Awards in France

Published 28/02/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Roman Polanski’s film “An Officer and a Spy” collected its first Cesar Award out of 12 nominations on Friday, scooping the prize [more…]

South Korea’s ‘Parasite’ beats Hollywood greats to make Oscar history

South Korea’s ‘Parasite’ beats Hollywood greats to make Oscar history

Published 10/02/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “Parasite,” a dark social satire from South Korea, won the Oscar for best picture on Sunday, making history as the first [more…]

Breaking the subtitle barrier: South Koreans celebrate historic Oscar wins of ‘Parasite’

Breaking the subtitle barrier: South Koreans celebrate historic Oscar wins of ‘Parasite’

Published 10/02/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean social media erupted in celebration on Monday after the dark comedy “Parasite” became the first non-English language movie to win [more…]

South Korean film injects diversity back into Oscars

South Korean film injects diversity back into Oscars

Published 10/02/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - At an Oscars ceremony nearly devoid of acting nominees of color and lacking any women among the contenders for best director, [more…]