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  • Harris Savides dies at 55; cinematographer on 'Zodiac' and 'Milk'

    Harris Savides dies at 55; cinematographer on 'Zodiac' and 'Milk'
    Harris Savides, who was widely considered one of the most influential contemporary cinematographers, earning acclaim for his canny visual sensibility on such films as "Zodiac" and "Milk," died Wednesday. He was 55.
  • 'Animal Kingdom' and 'Mother and Child' are first DVD screeners of Oscar season

     
    Being first out of the gate often matters a lot in the Oscar derby. "Frozen River" and "Little Miss Sunshine" reaped top nominations in 2008 and 2006, respectively, after being the first DVDs shipped to academy members. This year, that distinction goes to...

    When is the best time to ship a DVD screener to Oscar voters?

     
    I was dishing with one of the top Oscar consultants Monday about successful DVD campaign strategies in the recent derby. Now that the winners are known, it's fascinating to look back at Gold Derby's calendar that recorded when the DVDs landed in the...

    Shrewd DVD strategies reap rewards with Oscar nominations

     
    So how did "A Serious Man" pull off that underdog Oscar nomination for best picture? Perhaps because it was among the first wave of DVD screeners shipped to academy members, long before the deluge of discs that arrived during the holiday season. Such an...

    Screeners update: When Oscar voters received DVDs

     
    Over the next two weeks, Oscar voters will receive the last key DVD screeners in the mail. This Tuesday, Paramount will ship discs of "Up in the Air," "Star Trek" and "The Lovely Bones." Between Monday and Dec. 14, Weinstein Co. will send out "Nine," "The...