***Jan. 9, 2013: Golden Globe, deadline for receipt of final ballots
Jan. 9, 2013: People’s Choice Awards. Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
Jan. 9, 2013: ASC Theatrical Nominations Announced. American Society of Cinematographers, for outstanding achievement nominations.
Jan. 9, 2013: BAFTA Awards Nominations
***Jan. 10, 2013 (Thursday): ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED. 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater. Last year it was on Jan. 24, 2012, so it’s been pushed ahead two weeks.
Jan. 10, 2013 (Thursday): Broadcast Film Critics’ Choice Awards, usually called Critics Choice Movie Awards. Hollywood Palladium.
Jan. 11, 2013: AFI, American Film Institute Awards Luncheon
Jan. 11, 2013: EDDIE AWARDS Nominations announced. American Cinema Editors Awards
***Jan. 13, 2013: 70th GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS. Telecast on NBC at 5 p.m. PST/8 pm. EST.
Jan. 14, 2013: DGA announces documentary nominees. Directors Guild Association.
Jan. 14, Razzie Awards Nominations
***Jan. 16, 2013: Academy Awards, five best foreign films announced
Jan. 16, 2013: WGA Videogame writing award nominees announced (winners announced Feb. 17, 2013)
Jan. 18, 2013: Motion Picture Sound Editors’ Golden Reel Awards Nominations
Jan. 20, 2013: London Critics’ Circle Film Awards winners ceremony. BFI Southbank.
***Jan. 17-27, 2013: Sundance Film Festival
Jan. 26, 2013: Producers Guild of America Awards. This year, producers Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner, co-chairmen of Working Title Pictures (who will be in the thick of this year’s awards race with Les Miserables and Anna Karenina), will be the recipients of the David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures, the highest honor the PGA gives to theatrical producers.
Jan. 26, 2013: Annie Awards, Animation’s Highest Honors
***Jan. 27, 2013: SAGS, Screen Actors Guild Awards. Shrine Exposition Center.
Feb. 2, 2013: Directors Guild of American (DGA) Annual Awards dinner (56 out of 62 times since the DGA’s inception in 1949, the DGA Award winner has also won the Best Director Academy Award). Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.
Feb. 2, 2013: Art Directors Guild Awards (ADG). Annual Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards, honoring production design in nine categories of theatrical motion pictures, television, commercials and music videos. Beverly Hilton Hotel.
***Feb. 4, 2013: Academy Award nominees luncheon
Feb. 5, 2013: Visual Effects Society (VES) awards
***Feb. 8, 2013: Academy Awards. Final voting begins.
***Feb. 9, 2013: Academy Award Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards presentation. Beverly Wilshire hotel in Beverly Hills.
Feb. 9, 2013: ASC (American Society of Cinematographers) Open House. Meet the honorees and nominees at the ASC Clubhouse, 11-3 p.m.
Feb. 9, 2013: Scripter Awards. Given annually by the University of Southern California to honor screenwriters.
Feb. 10, 2013: American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Awards ceremony
Feb. 10, 2013 (Sunday): Grammy Awards. Staples Center.
Feb. 10, 2013: BAFTA Awards. Orange British Academy Film Awards. Freud Communications.
Feb. 16, 2013: 49th Cinema Audio Society (CAS). Awards for outstanding achievement in sound mixing. Jonathan Demme will receive the Cinema Audio Society Filmmaker Award. Crystal Ballroom of the Millennium-Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles.
Feb. 16, 2013 (Saturday): Eddie Awards. Beverly Hilton.
Feb. 17, 2013: Writers Guild Awards. Simultaneous ceremonies on East and West Coast.
Feb. 17, 2013: Motion Picture Sound Editors Awards (MPSE), Golden Reel Awards. Best work in various areas of sound editing, dialogue, effects and music. Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, L.A.
Feb. 19, 2013: Costume Designers Guild Awards. Beverly Hilton Hotel.
***Feb. 19, 2013: Academy Awards, final polls close at 5 pm PT.
***Feb. 23, 2013 (Saturday): INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS
Feb. 23, 2013: RAZZIE’S
***Feb. 24, 2013 (Sunday): ACADEMY AWARDS. Seth MacFarlane to host; Craig Adan, Neil Meron and Don Mischer will produce. Dolby Theater at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. Televised live by ABC.