It seems inconceivable that a film that pushed techniques for creating CG characters in a live-action setting to the next level would be overlooked by the Oscars in favor of films using the same old de-aging effects and CG characters that don’t get nearly as much screen time as Alita. But alas, here we are.Continue reading “Alita: Battle Angel Snubbed By The 92nd Oscars”
Go vote for Undone starring Rosa Salazar!
Congratulations to Rosa! 👑 Updated with link: https://variety.com/2020/scene/awards/1917-best-picture-hollywood-critics-association-awards-joaquin-phoenix-lupita-nyongo-1203462463/amp/
CinemaBlend, SausageRoll, and Bounding Into Comics are just the first of – hopefully – many media sites to give the “#AlitaSequel Banner over the Oscars” campaign some publicity. Even if the worst-case-scenario happens (bad weather grounds the plane towing the banner), we are still raising money for a good cause, so it won’t be aContinue reading “Media Coverage of the #AlitaSequel Banner Campaign Begins”
Rotten Tomatoes Editorial: “For our selections… we leant into the most groundbreaking technical achievements for visual effects in 2019… with Alita: Battle Angel serving as our choice for a surprise nomination.” https://editorial.rottentomatoes.com/article/rotten-tomatoes-predicts-the-2020-oscar-nominations/ Rotten Tomatoes hasn’t been keen on acknowledging Alita: Battle Angel all year, much less admitting that it’s a good movie. Perhaps we shouldContinue reading “Rotten Tomatoes predicts Alita: Battle Angel will get an Oscar nomination for Best Visual Effects”
The pre-order starts January 15, 2020. Limited editions available here: https://queenstudios.shop/collections/alita-battle-angel See more images of the bust below.
The Latino Entertainment Journalists Association (LEJA) has announced nominees for its second annual Latino Entertainment Film Awards. Rosa Salazar is nominated for Best Voice or Motion Capture Performance. Alita: Battle Angel is nominated for Best VFX. (The link 404’d so screenshots are provided) Austin Film Critics Association Announces 2019 Award Finalists #AlitaBattleAngel is nominated forContinue reading “January 7, 2019 – News for the New Year”