Capote's Bennet Miller Directing Opening Oscar Segment
Fri, 06 Feb 2009 11:15:00
@Radical Media will produce the opening segment of the Academy Awards broadcast, which will be directed by Bennett Miller, who helmed Capote and was nominated for a Best Director Academy Award in 2005 for his efforts.
The opening segment will be a celebration of the language of film and the spirit of filmmaking. It will include guest appearances by some of today's icons in the film world.
@Radical produces and distributes films, commercials, digital content, and design. This is the second time the firm has worked with the Oscar ceremony, having produced the film segment which opened the 75th Anniversary show in 2002.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff