- Tue Jan 20, 2015, 7:17 AM GMT
In response to the announcement, Joel and Ethan Coen say in a statement that it is 'a special honor, since we have never heretofore been president of anything.'READ MORE
"Inside Llewyn Davis" follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles - some of them of his own making.