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The cameras behind 2014's Oscar-nominated films

Want to shoot an Oscar-nominated film? Here are the cameras that you'll need to snag an Academy Award.

By January 21, 2014

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Behind the Oscar-nominated sounds of 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'

If pictures have 3D, then sound has Dolby Atmos. Academy Award-winning sound mixer Christopher Boyes tells CNET how he used the audio tech to give moviegoers a more engrossing experience.

By February 28, 2014

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Netflix 'original' documentary lands Oscar nomination

The video service picked festival darling "The Square," a documentary about the Egyptian revolution, as its first "original" film, keen to add an Oscar to its tally of awards.

By January 16, 2014

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Familiar names dominate Oscar visual effects nominations

While the eyes of Hollywood are focused on George Clooney, Meryl Streep, and films like "The Artist" and "The Descendants,' let's not forget the notable achievements of the visual effects Academy Award nominees, many of whom have won Oscars in the past.

By January 24, 2012

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Sony Pictures buys film rights to Greenwald's book on Snowden, NSA

"Zero Dark Thirty" maker nabs rights to Glenn Greenwald's look at working with Edward Snowden to reveal reach of NSA.

By May 14, 2014

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'The Social Network' nominated for eight Oscars

The contested biography of Facebook's origins gets more nominations than all but three other films of the year--but that's fewer than some expected for the critically acclaimed movie.

By January 25, 2011

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Animated Van Gogh film returns to Kickstarter

An oil-painted, animated film about the life and art of Vincent Van Gogh has returned to Kickstarter with a more modest funding goal.

By February 18, 2014

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Mextures for iOS

With tons of film textures, a layer manager, and a well-designed interface, anyone who wants to try something different with their photos should download this app.

June 6, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating June 6, 2013

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Former tech exec's film gets Oscar nomination

Charles Ferguson, who directed the Iraq war documentary No End in Sight, is now hooked on filmmaking.

By January 28, 2008

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Netflix picks film-fest darling as first original doc

The subscription-streaming service picks "The Square" as its first original film, a documentary that has Oscar buzz stemming from film festival honors, even if it tests the meaning of "Netflix Original."

By November 4, 2013