On This Day … 20 September [2022]

Events People (Births) Cannes Film Festival The Cannes Festival (French: Festival de Cannes), until 2003 called the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries, from all around the… Read More

On This Day … 16 May [2022]

Events 1929 – In Hollywood, the first Academy Awards ceremony takes place. People (Births) 1990 – Thomas Brodie-Sangster, English actor. Academy Awards The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry. They are regarded by many as the most prestigious and significant awards in the… Read More