Golden Reel Awards: Oscar Nominees ‘Blade Runner 2049,’ ‘Dunkirk’ Among Sound Editor Winners

February 18, 2018Blade Runner, Industry News, Thunderbird Films

Carolyn Giardina /The Hollywood Reporter The Motion Picture Sound Editors spread the wealth at its 65th MPSE Golden Reel Awards, held Sunday at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. In the feature competition, it gave one award apiece to sound editing Oscar nominees Blade Runner 2049 (effects & foley) and Dunkirk (music score). It also gave one award … Read More

Blade Runner 2049 wins two awards at the BAFTAs

February 18, 2018Blade Runner, Industry News, Thunderbird Films

Sandra Gonzalez/ CNN (CNN) The 71st British Academy Film Awards were presented Sunday. Cinematography “Blade Runner 2049” *Winner “Darkest Hour” “Dunkirk Hoyte” “The Shape Of Water” “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”   Visual Effects “Blade Runner 2049” *Winner “Dunkirk” “The Shape of Water” “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” “War for the Planet of the Apes”  

ASC Awards: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Wins For Theatrical, ‘The Crown’ Tops TV — Complete Winners List

February 17, 2018Blade Runner, Industry News, Thunderbird Films

Dino- Ramos Ray /Deadline The American Society of Cinematographers celebrated their 32nd annual ASC Awards and Blade Runner 2049 walked away with the marquee Theatrical Picture Prize while Netflix’s The Crown, Genius, and 12 Monkeys won on top TV honors Blade Runner 2049 winning the theatrical trophy puts it ahead in the Oscar race. In the past 32 years, 13 ASC winners went on to receive the Academy Award … Read More

Lumiere Awards: ‘Blade Runner 2049’, ‘Coco’ Score Multiple Wins

February 12, 2018Blade Runner, Thunderbird Films

Dawn C. Chemielewski/ Deadline Warner Bros’ sci-fi feature Blade Runner 2049 and Disney-Pixar’s Coco were among the films to receive recognition at the 2018 Lumiere Awards presented by the Advanced Imaging Society.  The event, held tonight in the Steven J. Ross Theater on the Warner Bros lot in Burbank, recognizes innovation in 3D, virtual and augmented reality and other technologies that expand the … Read More

Roger Deakins’ Record Shot at Oscar Glory

February 6, 2018Blade Runner, Thunderbird Films

Kristopher Tapley/ Variety  With his Oscar nomination for Denis Villeneuve’s “Blade Runner 2049,” cinematographer Roger Deakins moved past legendary lenser George J. Folsey (“Executive Suite,” “Meet Me in St. Louis”) as the most-nominated director of photography in history to never win the gold (14 nominations and counting). Of course, the “Blade Runner” bid is still pending, so … Read More

‘Blade Runner 2049,’ ‘Logan,’ ‘Shape of Water’ Top Art Directors Guild Awards

January 27, 2018Blade Runner

Carolyn Giardina/ The Hollywood Reporter  Blade Runner 2049, Logan and The Shape of Water topped the live action feature categories at the Art Directors Guild’s Excellence in Production Design Awards, Saturday at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. The award for a fantasy film went to Blade Runner 2049; period film went to The Shape of Water; and contemporary film … Read More

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Disc Debuts as No. 1 Seller

January 25, 2018Blade Runner

John Latchem/ Media Play News Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Blade Runner 2049 debuted at No. 1 on the NPD VideoScan First Alert sales chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart the week ended Jan. 20, bumping the same studio’s It to No. 2. Blade Runner 2049, the much-delayed sequel … Read More

2018 Oscar Nominees: 5 Nominations for Blade Runner 2049

January 22, 2018Blade Runner

Lisa Respers France/ CNN … And the Oscar nominations this year are … (CNN)- Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards were announced Tuesday. The nominees include: PRODUCTION DESIGN “Beauty and the Beast” “Blade Runner 2049” “Darkest Hour” “Dunkirk” “The Shape of Water”   CINEMATOGRAPHY “Blade Runner 2049” “Darkest Hour” “Dunkirk” “Mudbound” “The Shape of Water”   … Read More

‘Blade Runner 2049,’ ‘Game of Thrones’ Lead Visual Effects Society Nominations

January 16, 2018Blade Runner

Kristopher Tapley/ Variety “Blade Runner 2049” and “War for the Planet of the Apes” led the nominations for the Visual Effects Society on Tuesday with seven apiece. “Despicable Me 3” topped animated contenders, while “Game of Thrones” was the overall nominations leader with 11. The nominees in the group’s top film category of outstanding visual effects in … Read More