Saturday, December 10, 2016

Ridley Scott

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

Ridley Scott will receive the Directors Guild of America’s top honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion Picture Direction.    

“Masterful in any genre, Ridley’s groundbreaking methods and peerless directing instincts have brought to life some of the...

Monday, Sep. 26, 2016

The American Cinematheque, dedicated to the celebration of the Moving Picture in all its forms, will present its 30th American Cinematheque award to Ridley Scott at its annual benefit gala on Friday, October 14, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. The director is a four-time Academy Award nominee who...

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens topped the feature competition at the Visual Effects Society (VES) Awards ceremony on Tuesday night (2/2) with four wins, including earning the marquee honor for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature. Right behind...

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016

Matt Damon launched a bold new phase of Oscar campaigning for his “The Martian” director on Saturday, telling a crowd that Ridley Scott has “given more than enough to cinema” over his career to deserve an Academy Award.

Damon spoke at the opening...

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) will honor the extraordinary achievements of director-producer Ridley Scott in advancing the art and craft of filmmaking by bestowing him with the organization’s annual Board of Governors Award. The presentation will...

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

The Visual Effects Society has named multiple award-winning director-producer Sir Ridley Scott as the recipient of the VES Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his enormous contributions to filmed entertainment.  The award will be presented at the 14th...

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

“Bring Him Home.” That marketing line for The Martian (20th Century Fox) pretty much encapsulates the movie’s plotline as astronaut/botanist Mark Watney (portrayed by Mark Damon) is inadvertently stranded on Mars...

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015

SHOOTonline will publish a Special Directors >e.dition on Monday, October 26, that will contain the entire Directors Series section from SHOOT’s October 23 print issue (including extended versions of some stories).

The lineup of...

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

Welcome to the Special Fall 2015 Edition of SHOOT’s Directors Series. Our mix of profiles consists of Lenny Abrahamson, whose feature Room won the Toronto International Film Festival’s coveted Audience Award, often a harbinger of Oscar recognition; Ridley Scott, the celebrated...

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015

Calling all amateur filmmakers across India: Here's your chance to capture a slice of your life that could end up on the big screen.

Google said Thursday it is teaming up with filmmakers Ridley Scott, Richie Mehta and Anurag Kashyap to create a full-...