The World Heritage Committee’s 44th session opened at the Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center, Fuzhou, China, and continues online until 31 July. During the session, the 21-member Committee will notably examine the state of conservation of 255 sites already inscribed on the World Heritage List, 53 of which also figure on the List of World Heritage in Danger.
Martin Scorsese’s crime drama, ‘The Irishman,’ extends its lead over the precursor Oscar race with 14 nominations (including one among 10 total Best Picture nominees) from the Broadcast Film Critics Association’s Critics Choice Awards — often regarded as one of the most reliable Academy Awards foretellers in Hollywood.
Iranian feature film, ‘Hat-trick,’ directed by Ramtin Lavafipour, set a new record by winning the most nominations in the 2019 edition of the Malaysia International Film Festival and Malaysia Golden Global Awards.
Nominations for the 91st Academy Awards were announced bright and early Tuesday morning, with TV stars Kumail Nanjiani (‘Silicon Valley’) and Tracee Ellis Ross (‘Black-ish’) on hand to reveal the nominees in 24 categories in the running for cinema’s highest honor.
Noted Iranian helmer Asghar Farhadi is nominated for Best Film Not in the English Language for his Oscar-winning drama 'The Salesman' in the race for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' movie awards.
For a second year in a row, A24 led the Film Independent Spirit Award nominations, counting 17, followed by Sony Pictures Classics which had 13 propelled by Luca Guadagnino's 'Call Me By Your Name' and Chloe Zhao's 'The Rider'.