Tag Archive "academy-awards"

Movie Review: An Important, Inconvenient Sequel

Sometimes movies are made without the primary goal of entertaining an audience, but few succeed as engaging and compelling films. I’m happy to report An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, Al Gore’s second nature documentary, ...

Sheridan alumnus Alan Barillaro (left) accepts his Annie Award for best animated short subject along with producer Marc Sondheimer. Photo credit: David Yeh/ASIFA.

Three Sheridan alumni receive Annie Awards

Alumni from Sheridan College’s renowned animation and film programs were honoured this weekend at the 44th annual Annie Awards in Los Angeles, California. The awards are the top prize given out by the International Animated ...

Movie Review for the excellent new movie musical epic LA LA LAND, opening in Oakville theatres December 25th 2016.

Movie Review: The Ultimate Love Letter in La La Land

Colourful, classical, and wonderfully enchanting, La La Land evokes an era of Hollywood charm noticeably absent in the 21st century. It’s an excellent movie, and a pleasant, emotionally striking experience at the theatre as we ...

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Oakville Embraces in Theory of Ranked Balloting & Modernization of the Municipal Elections Act

Bill 181, Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016 has passed second reading at Queen’s Park and is currently under consideration by the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs.

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Oscar Nominations for three Sheridan Alumni

Three of the five films nominated for Oscars in the Best Animated Feature category were directed by animators who studied at Sheridan. Among the films nominated is How to Train Your Dragon 2, written and ...

Oakville Today: March 18, 2013

Weather The sun is trying very hard to punch its way thru the clouds, at least this morning. If that occurs we’ll be seeing temperatures start to climb up to plus 2 or possibly 3. ...