The Milano International FICTS Fest – Sport Movies & TV will screen Hitting the Cycle this weekend in Milan, Italy! Now in its 31st year, this event brings together sports-themed films and television programs from around the globe at the annual festival. HTC has been nominated for the FICTS Fest’s Special Award 2013 and is screening “in competition” this Sunday, December 8th. Stay tuned to find out if Hitting the Cycle will add yet another title to its list of festival honors. Buona fortuna, HTC!
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DERN AWARD WATCH…
Congrats to HTC’s own Bruce Dern for his recent Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Male Lead! The veteran actor has racked up multiple awards and noms this year for his performance in Alexander Payne’s latest film Nebraska. As the Academy Awards approach, we’ll be keeping tabs on Bruce’s march towards a 2nd Oscar nomination (and hopefully win!). Here’s the latest list of Dern’s Nebraska accolades:Independent Spirit Awards – Nominee – Best Male Lead
Cannes Film Festival – Winner – Best Actor
National Board of Review – Winner – Best Actor
Ft. Lauderdale Film Festival – Winner – Best Actor
Satellite Awards – Nominee – Best Actor in a Motion Picture
ShoEast – Winner – Lifetime Achievement Award
Palm Springs Film Festival – Winner – Career Achievement Award
Hitting the Cycle to screen in Milan, Italy!
HTC’s Gillett featured in The Dramatist mag
Jeremy Gillett, a standout performer in Hitting the Cycle, is featured in the November/December issue of The Dramatist, the official magazine of the Dramatists Guild of America! The article focuses on Gillett’s background and his full-length, one-man play entitled Black & 25 in America. HTC fans will recognize Jeremy from his role as “Juice,” the outspoken minor-league teammate of lead character “Rip.” To read the full article from The Dramatist, CLICK HERE. For more information on Jeremy’s play, visit the Black & 25 in America website.