Patrick Stewart was so inspired by the inventors and inventions being honoured by the motion picture academy Saturday night that he offered a spontaneous recitation of a scene from Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
The Oscar nominees luncheon took place on Monday ahead of the Academy Awards on March 4. The event included some pointers about giving good speeches and a chance for nominees to reflect on their place in this Oscars season.
There were moments on 'The Shape of Water' shoot when the team felt like they were in the windswept Sahara desert, as a gale blew through the set and sent dirt from nearby sand piles swirling into the air.
From the beaches of France where "Dunkirk" took place to a historic Toronto theatre where "Shape of Water" was filmed, fans can visit many of the real-world destinations depicted in this year's Oscar-nominated movies.
A visual effects company from Montreal is celebrating its role in nabbing not just one Oscar nomination but three -- thanks to eye-popping work on "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," "Kong: Skull Island" and "Blade Runner 2049."
A slew of Canadians shared in the 13 Oscar nominations for 'The Shape of Water' announced Tuesday, including a best picture nod for a Toronto producer who called the film's recognition an "unprecedented" win for homegrown talent.