Category: Film

  • What is the oldest film in the world?

    What is the oldest film in the world?

    The first publicly shown film was “Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory” or “Leaving the Lumière Factory in Lyon” (French: “La Sortie de l’usine Lumière à Lyon”). The Lumière brothers’ work lasted for 45 seconds and represented a kind of documentary, showing a scene from the lives of workers. The film was screened on December 28,…

  • “How many Oscars did ‘Forrest Gump’ win?”

    “How many Oscars did ‘Forrest Gump’ win?”

    “Forrest Gump” is an American feature film from 1994, starring Tom Hanks in the titular role. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis. The screenplay, written by Eric Roth, was based on the novel by Winston Groom. The film was praised by both critics and viewers. To date, it has grossed nearly 679 million dollars. The…

  • What are the Golden Raspberries?

    What are the Golden Raspberries?

    Golden Raspberry Awards, also known as the Razzies, have been awarded to the worst films, actors, and filmmakers since 1981. Often referred to as the anti-Oscars, these awards are typically given out 24 hours before the Academy Awards ceremony. It is worth noting that only four individuals in history have received a Golden Raspberry statuette,…

  • “Oscars 2021. Who received the statuette?”

    “Oscars 2021. Who received the statuette?”

    This year’s Oscar Awards ceremony took place on the night of April 25th to 26th. The biggest winner was the film “Nomadland” directed by Chloe Zhao (3 awards). The biggest loser was “The Trial of the Chicago 7” by Aaron Sorkin, which despite 6 nominations did not win in any category. Here is the list…