Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

  • Film

    December 25, 2008

    The Reader

    Winslet and Fiennes take the long and (Oscar-)worthy road to redemption

  • Calendar

    June 28, 2007

    Cowboy Up

    Fort Worth goes Butch

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2007

    It's an Honor Just to Be Nominated...

    A scene from the Student Academy Award-nominated Left in Baghdad by HP grad Peter Jordan Last week we got word that Highland Park grad Peter Jordan got nominated for a Student Academy Award, which, in the student film world, is about a big a deal as a real Oscar is in the real world. Jordan, a grad ... More >>

  • Film

    October 10, 2002

    Viva Vistas

    Dallas' Latino film festival keeps raising the bar

  • Culture

    August 9, 2001

    Dust to Dust

    Once more, a man calls upon the troops to save The Alamo, before it's gone forever

  • Culture

    May 24, 2001

    Look Ahead

    D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it

  • News

    January 28, 1999

    Odd Man Out

    Dallas-raised Terry Southern wrote Easy Rider, hung with the Beatles, and influenced a generation. But he died penniless, and now his son must pay off Terry's debts--and restore his father's legacy.

  • Film

    August 29, 1996

    Girl stuff

    Manny and Lo plays hopscotch over female adolescence