Congratulations to Diane Warren and the Breakthrough team on their Oscar nomination for Best Original Song for “I’m Standing With You”. Breakthrough is the feature film based on the inspirational true story of one mother’s unfaltering love in the face of impossible odds. Starring Chrissy Metz, from producer DeVon Franklin (Miracles from Heaven) and director Roxann Dawson, adapted for the screen by Grant Nieporte (Seven Pounds) from Joyce Smith’s own book. Breakthrough filmed in Manitoba during Spring, 2018.
By Lauren Malyk
The Canada Media Fund (CMF), Film Fund Luxembourg (FFL) and South Africa’s National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) have invested more than $992,000 towards the codevelopment and production of projects with producers in Luxembourg, South Africa and Canada.
Original Pictures' own Kim Todd has been named to Variety's Artisans Elite list for 2017. Congrats Kim! Check out her page here. You can see everyone who made the list here, including Fargo cinematographer Dana Gonzalez and editors Skip Macdonald and Andrew Seklir.
Congratulations to Jeff Russo on winning an Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special for Season 3, Episode 9 of Fargo: "Aporia".
Season 3 of Fargo earned 16 nominations including Best Limited Series, Ewan McGregor for Lead Actor, Carrie Coon for Lead Actress and David Thewlis for Supporting Actor in a TV Movie/Limited Series.
Other nominations include: Outstanding Casting, Cinematography, Directing, 3 nominations in Picture Editing, Hairstyling, Makeup, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing and Writing.