At the 4th Annual Hollywood Critics Association Film Awards ceremony on Friday, Zack Snyder will be presented with the first Valiant Award. He is honored for the way he and his wife Deborah reacted to their daughters’ death by suicide in March 2017, and Snyder’s leader Man of Steel, Batman v Superman and the next Zack Snyder’s Justice League. The couple worked since then to raise funds to help keep people from feeling the same suffering, Zack Snyder stepped down his duties as director of the Justice League.
“I could be not happier as a fan of Synder since Dead’s Dawn to recognize his visionary movies and his resilience as a man to overcome barriers,” HCA President Scot Menzel said in a Wednesday statement.
HCA Chairman Ashley Menzel wrote in his own statement: “As someone whose life has been affected by suicide, I was deeply moved by the way Zack, his wife, and business partner Deborah have turned their immeasurable suffering into altruism, which has motivated innumerable families to make an effort.”
Snyder and his fans contributed to the US Foundation for Suicide Prävention in December, with more than $500,000. During the HCA Film Awards, further attempts will be made to raise funds for the charity. During the ceremony, HCA expects to purchased Snyder goods on the Ink from the people fundraising website.
This month is about to release Snyder’s next major film. Zack Snyder’s Justice League will premier HBO Max on March 18, with an extended four-hour cut from the film in 2017. As Joss Whedon updated the original Justice League with rewrites and reshoots extensively, fans have been pushing for Warner Bros. for several years to let Snyder finish his original vision of the film. Although some new images were taken, Snyder filmed much of the four-hour cut of films.
Recently, as Snyder discussed this film, he also disclosed the initial idea for the Justice League to start a new DC film trilogy. He never saw Warner Bros. order the two unmade sequences, perhaps because of the high expense of those efforts, but it is still a major win to release the Snyder Cut for all the fans. It would have taken Snyder to finish the four-hour cut for the Studio at around 70 million dollars.
Snyder returns again to his zombie horror this summer after his directing debut with the Dawn of the Dead restorations of 2004. His next film Army of the Dead will be released in May on Netflix. The element features an outfit chosen by Dave Bautista and a squad of mercenaries who intend for a zombie outbreak in the eleven-esque ocean style in a casino vault. Snyder will also create a prequel in German alongside Deborah, along with an anime series adaptation.
On 5 March, on the official YouTube channel as well as on the organization’s Facebook page, the 4th annual Hollywood Critical Association Film Awards will be streamed. The Hollywood Reporter gives us this news.