Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 164: NYFF Closing, Foreign Language Films, and Test Screens for ‘Joy’


PowerHourLogo_BlackWelcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment.

On the agenda:

  • Trailer for “Hail, Caesar!” drops and we talk about it.
  • NYFF screens “Bridge of Spies,” “Son of Saul,” “Brooklyn,” and “Miles Ahead.” What are their chances on the circuit?
  • Steve Jobs” opens in limited release.
  • London Film Festival underway with “A Bigger Splash” screening.
  • 81 Countries in competition for the Foreign Language Oscar.
  • “I’d Rather be a Rebel, than a Slave” controversy.  Is it silly or warranted?
  • “Joy” test screens and the internet exploded.  We put it back together.
  • We look at the awards slate for The Weinstein Company, Sony Pictures Classics, and Paramount Pictures.
  • We have a new game for all you Robert Hamer fans as well as some questions and Cinephile Showdowns.

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