25 years ago, Schindlers List was released. A brilliantly bold film that was both personal and pertinent for its director, Steven Spielberg. That year it won 7 Academy awards, Best Picture, Best Director as wel... Read More...
Moonlight is a rare find in cinema - a film that transcends any genre conventions, with sublime performances, an emotional ride, poetic, charming, universal storytelling and ultimately - incredibly important. Long story short; we are lucky to be able to watch a film like Moonlight.
At Front Row Reviews we were contacted by Ron Grant who served as Governor of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Music Division from 1996 to 2000. During his tenure, he was responsible for the redesign and implementation of the Music Division's Emmy Award nominating system which is still in use today.
When the Oscar nominations were announced, there was questions over the nomination that appeared for Alone Yet Not Alone in the Original Song category and yet the Academy’s Board of Governors have voted to take back the nomination.