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The Irish Times
Susan Sarandon: ‘Hollywood is more upset about people getting fat and old than about politics’up with Tim Robbins, star of that last film, and they became a two-person polit
Susan Sarandon: ‘Hollywood is more upset about people getting fat and old than about politics’
The Irish Times / Posted 15 hours ago
up with Tim Robbins, star of that last film, and they became a two-person political roadshow. After the 1993 Oscars the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences scowled at them for mentioning the US government’s treatment of Haitian... Read more
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Business Wire
Dolby Surpasses Major Milestone of 600 Dolby Atmos Screens Installed or Committed in EMEADolby Cinema and Dolby Vision are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. "Academy Aw
Dolby Surpasses Major Milestone of 600 Dolby Atmos Screens Installed or Committed in EMEA
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Dolby Cinema and Dolby Vision are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. "Academy Award®" is a trademark and service mark of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. All other trademarks remain the property of their respective ow... Read more
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Perth Now
Oscars bow to pressure over all-white awardsOscar boycott after academy members nominated an all-white slate of actors for
Oscars bow to pressure over all-white awards
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
Oscar boycott after academy members nominated an all-white slate of actors for the second year in a row. Isaacs said the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 51-member board of governors unanimously approved a series of reforms late... Read more
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Herald Sun
Oscars bow to pressure over all-white awardsOscar boycott after academy members nominated an all-white slate of actors for
Oscars bow to pressure over all-white awards
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Oscar boycott after academy members nominated an all-white slate of actors for the second year in a row. Isaacs said the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 51-member board of governors unanimously approved a series of reforms late... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Oscars bow to pressure over all-white awardsOscar boycott after academy members nominated an all-white slate of actors for
Oscars bow to pressure over all-white awards
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Oscar boycott after academy members nominated an all-white slate of actors for the second year in a row. Isaacs said the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 51-member board of governors unanimously approved a series of reforms late... Read more
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Variety
Annecy: ‘Nothing Happens’ Finds Support From Denmark, Franceyear in Annecy’s Official Selection. Their 2013 stop-motion short film “Hollow
Annecy: ‘Nothing Happens’ Finds Support From Denmark, France
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
year in Annecy’s Official Selection. Their 2013 stop-motion short film “Hollow Land,” a Denmark-France-Canada co-production, was included by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on its short list for the 86th Academy Awards.Filed... Read more
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Animation World Network
WATCH: ACM SIGGRAPH Unveils 2016 Festival Animation Trailervisual effects, real-time graphics, game excerpts, and many others. The Comput
WATCH: ACM SIGGRAPH Unveils 2016 Festival Animation Trailer
Animation World Network / Posted 10 days ago
visual effects, real-time graphics, game excerpts, and many others. The Computer Animation Festival is recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as a qualifying festival. Since 1999, several works originally presented in the... Read more
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Reality TV World
'Hamilton' expected to win big at Sunday's Tony Awards ceremonyAlong, Eclipsed, School of Rock and The Color Purple, which also feature divers
'Hamilton' expected to win big at Sunday's Tony Awards ceremony
Reality TV World / Posted 15 days ago
Along, Eclipsed, School of Rock and The Color Purple, which also feature diverse ensembles -- come just months after the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was roundly criticized for nominating only Caucasian actors for its Oscars for a... Read more
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Variety
Hattie McDaniel: Hollywood’s Beloved, Controversial Trailblazeras an icon: Though some are critical of her roles, nobody disputes her great ac
Hattie McDaniel: Hollywood’s Beloved, Controversial Trailblazer
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
as an icon: Though some are critical of her roles, nobody disputes her great acting. When she won, she said tearfully, “Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, fellow members of the motion picture industry and honored guests: This is one of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Who should the film academy add to address its diversity problem? Here are 12 picks from our readersdiversity problem. This list, of actors, directors, cinematographers, everythin
Who should the film academy add to address its diversity problem? Here are 12 picks from our readers
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
diversity problem. This list, of actors, directors, cinematographers, everything, is composed of people we believe the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences should be paying attention to, people who meet its requirements, are of diverse... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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First Coast News
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KTVB Boise
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionkind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me,"
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
kind of 'you can always do it' mentality. That’s what the indie world gave me," she says. Meanwhile, Allain joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Membership and Administration Committee in March. “At every meeting, they’re... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Emerging Voices mentorship program opens call for entrieswhich offers mentorship opportunities to filmmakers of color based in Louisiana
Emerging Voices mentorship program opens call for entries
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
which offers mentorship opportunities to filmmakers of color based in Louisiana. NOFS again received funding from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (the Oscars) to support the program, which pairs up and coming filmmakers of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How we came up with our Diverse 100 list, and why Tina Fey and other white people are on itWhen April Reign first tweeted and launched #OsarsSoWhite in 2015, she outlined
How we came up with our Diverse 100 list, and why Tina Fey and other white people are on it
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
When April Reign first tweeted and launched #OsarsSoWhite in 2015, she outlined the problems facing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences: that people of diverse background were not being seen in front of and behind the camera, they weren’t... Read more
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Daily Mail
How fatherhood finally tamed Russell the Hellraiser48, shows off... Share this article It was widely suggested that the incident
How fatherhood finally tamed Russell the Hellraiser
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
48, shows off... Share this article It was widely suggested that the incident — which took place while members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences were voting for the Oscars — cost him the Best Actor award, for A Beautiful Mind.... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Palm Springs International ShortFest announces lineupvalued at $60,000. First place winners in four categories will automatically be
Palm Springs International ShortFest announces lineup
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 23 days ago
valued at $60,000. First place winners in four categories will automatically become eligible for consideration by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) for a possible Academy Award® nomination. Over the course of 22 years,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Our Diverse 100: Meet Teyonah Parris, the actress working to change Hollywood's mindsLee’s anti-gang and gun violence satire “Chi-Raq” in 2015. This Q&A is part of
Our Diverse 100: Meet Teyonah Parris, the actress working to change Hollywood's minds
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
Lee’s anti-gang and gun violence satire “Chi-Raq” in 2015. This Q&A is part of a special series examining diversity in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Read more profiles here. What was your reaction to #OscarsSoWhite — the lack of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Our Diverse 100: Meet So Yong Kim, the director who struggles to see people like herself in the industryfavorites across the country at festivals large and small. This Q&A is part of
Our Diverse 100: Meet So Yong Kim, the director who struggles to see people like herself in the industry
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
favorites across the country at festivals large and small. This Q&A is part of a special series examining diversity in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Read more profiles here. It just seemed like a repeat of what’s happened... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Our Diverse 100: Meet Keke Palmer, the actress looking to social media to change Hollywoodmastered the world of television, film, stage and music. This Q&A is part of a
Our Diverse 100: Meet Keke Palmer, the actress looking to social media to change Hollywood
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
mastered the world of television, film, stage and music. This Q&A is part of a special series examining diversity in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Read more profiles here. Was there a moment when you realized that your race or... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Our Diverse 100: Meet Alexandra Billings, the transgender actress finally getting mainstream attentionincluding “Transparent” and “How to Get Away With Murder.” This Q&A is part of
Our Diverse 100: Meet Alexandra Billings, the transgender actress finally getting mainstream attention
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
including “Transparent” and “How to Get Away With Murder.” This Q&A is part of a special series examining diversity in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Read more profiles here. Was there a person in the industry that looked like... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Academy's diversity push crashes into the math and definitionsyears of talk of diversifying the organization. So after nearly 90 years as th
Academy's diversity push crashes into the math and definitions
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
years of talk of diversifying the organization. So after nearly 90 years as the public face of the movie business, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences finds itself at a crossroads. Facing a firestorm for the second year in a row... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Our Diverse 100: Meet Patrik-Ian Polk, the man bringing black gay stories to screens large and smalland Film Independent for his commitment to diverse stories. This Q&A is part of
Our Diverse 100: Meet Patrik-Ian Polk, the man bringing black gay stories to screens large and small
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
and Film Independent for his commitment to diverse stories. This Q&A is part of a special series examining diversity in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Read more profiles here. Was there a person in the industry that looked like... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Our Diverse 100: Meet Tina Mabry, the director turning negatives into positivescurrently is a producer and writer on OWN’s “Queen Sugar.” This Q&A is part of
Our Diverse 100: Meet Tina Mabry, the director turning negatives into positives
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
currently is a producer and writer on OWN’s “Queen Sugar.” This Q&A is part of a special series examining diversity in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Read more profiles here. What was your reaction to #OscarsSoWhite — the lack of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
AMPAS Dir. Randy Haberkamp Returns Home to Speak to St. Marys RotaryThe Managing Director of Preservation and Foundation Programs for the Academy o
AMPAS Dir. Randy Haberkamp Returns Home to Speak to St. Marys Rotary
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
The Managing Director of Preservation and Foundation Programs for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences returns home to visit with the St. Marys Rotary. Ohio native Randy Haberkamp grew up in New Knoxville, but has since worked with the... Read more
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/Film
Rare Revenge of the Jedi Teaser Dug Up by The Academythat title is worth a pretty penny, but there was also a teaser trailer that ha
Rare Revenge of the Jedi Teaser Dug Up by The Academy
/Film / Posted 30 days ago
that title is worth a pretty penny, but there was also a teaser trailer that had the abandoned title still intact, and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has dusted it off and posted it online. Watch the Revenge of the Jedi teaser... Read more

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