julia reichert http://wyso.org en Oscar Nominated Films Have Local Ties http://wyso.org/post/oscar-nominated-films-have-local-ties <p>Nominations for the 2014 Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning, and there are local ties in at least two films up for awards.</p><p>Storyboard artist J. Todd Anderson, who worked &nbsp;with the Cohen Brothers their films&nbsp;<em>Fargo</em> and <em>The Big Lebowski,&nbsp;</em>also worked on the film <em>Inside Llewyn Davis, </em>which is nominated this year for cinematography.</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 23:37:41 +0000 Jerry Kenney 44729 at http://wyso.org Oscar Nominated Films Have Local Ties Local Film "Sparkle" Wins National Award http://wyso.org/post/local-film-sparkle-wins-national-award <p>A documentary by local filmmakers won an award from the largest documentary film festival in the country.&nbsp; Julia Reichert and Steve Bognar directed Sparkle, and as WYSO&#39;s Emily McCord reports, it was an audience favorite. Mon, 25 Jun 2012 17:13:06 +0000 Emily McCord 18076 at http://wyso.org Documentary By Local Filmmakers Added To The National Film Registry http://wyso.org/post/documentary-local-filmmakers-added-national-film-registry <p>A documentary by two Ohio filmmakers has been selected as one of 25 films that will be added to the 2011 National Film Registry. As WYSO&#39;s Emily McCord reports, it joins movies like Bambi and Forrest Gump as a film worthy of preservation by the Library of Congress.&nbsp; Wed, 28 Dec 2011 22:12:09 +0000 Emily McCord 9114 at http://wyso.org