Tracy Wren Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/157 en Canada at the American Film Market 2012 http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/canada-american-film-market-2012 From the invention of the game of basketball in 1891 by James Naismith of Toronto to the first SCTV broadcast in Toronto in 1976, Canadians have been out and about, entertaining the world. Canadian...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/canada-american-film-market-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/canada-american-film-market-2012#comments Film American Film Market James Naismith SCTV broadcast Tim Brown Wed, 21 Nov 2012 23:30:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 13608 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Irish Americans shine at Academy Awards pre-ceremony, the Oscar Wildes http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2012/02/25/irish-americans-shine-academy-awards-pre-ceremony-oscar-wildes The green carpet was laid out at Bad Robot&nbsp;production company in Santa Monica, California last Thursday evening for the most prestigious pre-Oscar award ceremony in Hollywood. The Oscar Wildes...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2012/02/25/irish-americans-shine-academy-awards-pre-ceremony-oscar-wildes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2012/02/25/irish-americans-shine-academy-awards-pre-ceremony-oscar-wildes#comments Film Academy Awards Bridesmaids Colin Farrell Hugo JJ Abrams Michelle Williams Oscars Sun, 26 Feb 2012 02:23:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 10895 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Canadians Honored at Oscar Wilde Awards http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2011/04/03/canadians-honored-oscar-wilde-awards In October of 1882, Oscar Wilde arrived by train in New Brunswick to give a lecture on "The practical application of the principals of the Aesthetic Theory to exterior and interior house decorations...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2011/04/03/canadians-honored-oscar-wilde-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2011/04/03/canadians-honored-oscar-wilde-awards#comments Film canadians Julia Roberts Oscar Wilde Mon, 04 Apr 2011 05:05:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 6805 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Remembering Sally Menke, the editorial dynamo behind Quentin Tarentino http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/11/11/remembering-sally-menke-editorial-dynamo-behind-quentin-tarentino Editors and students gathered last week at USC to pay tribute to Sally Menke, A.C.E., editor of the iconic Pulp Fiction. During her career, Menke was nominated for two Academy Awards, two Eddie...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/11/11/remembering-sally-menke-editorial-dynamo-behind-quentin-tarentino" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/11/11/remembering-sally-menke-editorial-dynamo-behind-quentin-tarentino#comments Film United States People film editing Inglourious Basterds Pulp Fiction Quentin Tarentino Reservoir Dogs Roger Ebert Sally Menke the Sundance Institute Fri, 12 Nov 2010 01:31:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 5392 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Fighting the Olympic Blues with The Oscar Wildes and Pre-Oscar Buzz http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/03/07/fighting-olympic-blues-oscar-wildes-and-pre-oscar-buzz Do we really have to wait four more years for another winter Olympics?&nbsp; Not having jewel-like Vancouver to turn to night after night for us in Los Angeles has been a little like tumbling off a...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/03/07/fighting-olympic-blues-oscar-wildes-and-pre-oscar-buzz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/03/07/fighting-olympic-blues-oscar-wildes-and-pre-oscar-buzz#comments Film Culture Mon, 08 Mar 2010 02:06:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 3362 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com My Interview with 24's Gil Bellows http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/art/2010/02/02/my-interview-24s-gil-bellows A brief but in-depth interview with down-to-Earth Canadian actor, Gil Bellows. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/art/2010/02/02/my-interview-24s-gil-bellows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/art/2010/02/02/my-interview-24s-gil-bellows#comments Art Film Culture People 24 Ally McBeal Gil Bellows Interview Law and Order Shawshank Redemption Unthinkable Wed, 03 Feb 2010 14:05:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 3020 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com When the Cheating Ex-Husband Resurfaces with Romance in His Eyes: Quel Horreur! http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/01/03/when-cheating-ex-husband-resurfaces-romance-his-eyes-quel-horreur I found myself thinking, no, not him again.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/01/03/when-cheating-ex-husband-resurfaces-romance-his-eyes-quel-horreur" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/01/03/when-cheating-ex-husband-resurfaces-romance-his-eyes-quel-horreur#comments Film Culture Alec Baldwin complex human relationships divorce Meryl Streep Movies Nancy Myers Steve Martin Mon, 04 Jan 2010 04:20:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 2761 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/08/05/harry-potter-and-half-blood-prince Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Release Date: July 15, 2009 Runtime: 153 min. Rating: PG13 Cast: Daniel Raddcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon, Alan Rickman, Jim Broadbent...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/08/05/harry-potter-and-half-blood-prince" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/08/05/harry-potter-and-half-blood-prince#comments Thu, 06 Aug 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 1434 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Night at the Museum http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/05/29/night-museum There may not be a lot to the story, but the clever action sequences and wacky supporting characters make up for it. It’s just so much fun to see a giant marble statue of Abraham Lincoln come to life...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/05/29/night-museum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/05/29/night-museum#comments Sat, 30 May 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 1446 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Soloist http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/05/09/soloist Adapted from the novel of the same name by journalist Steve Lopez &#40;Robert Downey Jr.&#41; that chronicles his real life relationship with homeless cellist Nathaniel Ayres Jr., The Soloist...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/05/09/soloist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/2009/05/09/soloist#comments Sun, 10 May 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 1454 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com