Academy launches probe after indie film’s surprise Oscars nod

Tokyo, 29 January, /AJMEDIA/ The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is launching a review of Oscars campaigning, days after a small indie film surprised industry-watchers with a shock… Read more

Gunay Afandiyeva visits Representative Office of Organization of Turkic States in Hungary

Tokyo, 28 January, /AJMEDIA/ As part of her visit to Hungary, President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has visited the Representative Office of the Organization… Read more

’20 Days in Mariupol’ wins Sundance audience award

Tokyo, 28 January, /AJMEDIA/ Mstyslav Chernov’s documentary “20 Days in Mariupol,” a first-person account of the early days of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, won the audience prize for world… Read more

Number of voice actresses in Japan hits record high, but is that a good thing?

Tokyo, 27 January, /AJMEDIA/ It’s no secret that the voice acting industry in Japan is big. The country’s prolific publishing of animation and video games means there’s a never-ending flow… Read more

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation organizes exhibition dedicated to 100th anniversary of Turkiye in Istanbul

Tokyo, 26 January, /AJMEDIA/ On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Türkiye, the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation organized an exhibition called… Read more

Still no sign of missing British actor Julian Sands: U.S. sheriff

Tokyo, 26 January, /AJMEDIA/ Mountain rescuers in California who have been searching for Julian Sands for almost two weeks say there is still no sign of the British actor, as… Read more

‘Everything Everywhere’ tops Oscar nominations with 11

Tokyo, 25 January, /AJMEDIA/ The multiverse-skipping sci-fi indie hit “Everything Everywhere All at Once” led nominations to the 95th Academy Awards as Hollywood heaped honors on big-screen spectacles like “Top… Read more

Azerbaijan, European countries keen to develop tourism relations

Tokyo, 24 January, /AJMEDIA/ On the sidelines of the FITUR fair in Madrid, Spain, Chairman of Azerbaijan`s State Tourism Agency (STA), Fuad Naghiyev, has met up with the Minister of… Read more

Tom Hanks nominated for three ‘Razzies’

Tokyo, 24 January, /AJMEDIA/ His recent hit film “Elvis” is an Oscars frontrunner, but Tom Hanks was left all shook up Monday as he earned three nominations from the Razzies,… Read more

Mourners bid farewell to Lisa Marie Presley, Elvis’ daughter

Tokyo, 23 January, /AJMEDIA/ Lisa Marie Presley, a singer, songwriter and the daughter of Elvis Presley, was remembered during a funeral service Sunday as a loving mother and an “old… Read more