Editorial: Spielberg spoke. Nobody listened.

Netflix: 1

In an odd reactionary display, Steven Spielberg had recently called for a change in the Academy Awards eligibility criteria in order to rule out any chance for the streaming platform Netflix to be able to throw nominees in the race for an Oscar. He lost. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), which is responsible for handing down the Oscars, announced last week that it ... more >


EDITORIAL : Advertising’s phenomenon Karim Huu Do, and some soul searching

Advertising director Huu Do has done work for Adidas, Rita Ora and David Beckham

(EDITORIAL) What is this site's future, how do we talk about all filmmakers who matter, no matter their industry? Thinking of new ways for Screen Comment to get more reach has meant pushing walls out, rethinking editorial lines. What is Screen Comment today, thirteen years after its creation? The filmed entertainment landscape is constantly moving, tentpole franchises number in the double digits, ... more >