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Billboard
Music.Film Launches Online Hub For Licensing Film Scoresquickly than before. Several of the more high-profile pieces of the company's
Billboard / Posted 23 hours ago
quickly than before. Several of the more high-profile pieces of the company's catalog have also been recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; the music in the films The King's Speech, Sicario and Carol, for example -- all... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lav, Brillante join the AcademyLav Diaz (left) and Brillante Ma Mendoza Finally, indie filmmakers from the Ph
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
Lav Diaz (left) and Brillante Ma Mendoza Finally, indie filmmakers from the Philippines are represented in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the same organization behind the Oscars. The Academy has invited Filipino filmmakers Lav... Read more
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Variety
American Cinematheque Taps Imax for Sid Grauman Awardpart of the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and was a pioneer in the theatrical exhib
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
part of the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and was a pioneer in the theatrical exhibition of movies and a founding member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Gelfond is chief executive officer of Imax Corp., which has more than 1,200... Read more
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Post Magazine
Upcoming SMPTE meeting to look at classic movie soundinclude a live performance by Joe Rinaudo, founder of the Silent Cinema Society
Post Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
include a live performance by Joe Rinaudo, founder of the Silent Cinema Society, on an American Fotoplayer (provided by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences). The Fotoplayer is a type of player piano used in movie theaters during the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Thank you for the support for The EddysPlace weeks before the awards night. In essence, since the local movie industr
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
Place weeks before the awards night. In essence, since the local movie industry doesn’t have something similar to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, SPEED would like to think, in due time, our awards night will be like the annual... Read more
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Variety
Keslow Camera to Acquire Clairmont Camera as Founder Denny Clairmont RetiresTerry, established the company in 1976. In 2011, Clairmont received the John A.
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
Terry, established the company in 1976. In 2011, Clairmont received the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, awarded by the Academy Board of Governors upon the recommendation of the... Read more
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Variety
‘Fifty Shades’ Franchise Veteran Dana Sano to Head Film and Television at Republic Recordsaccording to an announcement of her appointment. The Los Angeles-based Sano, w
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
according to an announcement of her appointment. The Los Angeles-based Sano, who was recently invited to join The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, will head the department from the west coast and report to Republic co-founders... Read more
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Post Magazine
Academy names 2017 Film Scholars grant recipientsLOS ANGELES — Dr. Ross Melnick and Dr. James Tweedie have been named 2017 Acade
Post Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
LOS ANGELES — Dr. Ross Melnick and Dr. James Tweedie have been named 2017 Academy Film Scholars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Their respective book projects focus on Hollywood’s foreign ownership and operation of movie theaters,... Read more
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Post Magazine
Editing: War for the Planet of the Apesboth Fantastic Four films, 300, Watchmen, Sucker Punch and Abraham Lincoln: Vam
Post Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
both Fantastic Four films, 300, Watchmen, Sucker Punch and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. He is a member of both the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and American Cinema Editors. “In this particular picture, almost the entire... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Academy Names Two New Film Scholarsand Dr. James Tweedie, who is authoring a volume on production design, have bee
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
and Dr. James Tweedie, who is authoring a volume on production design, have been named 2017 Academy Film Scholars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy’s Grants Committee will award Melnick and Tweedie each a $25,000... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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News 8000
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
movies of the year, Zahn is hoping that above all, Serkis' third performance as Caesar is the charm with voters from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Serkis, Zahn said, should not be judged on his motion-capture acting abilities,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Meet the instructors of the Christian Youth Film WorkshopStates. His award-winning feature screenplay, "The California Hotel Murders of
Tehachapi News / Posted 10 days ago
States. His award-winning feature screenplay, "The California Hotel Murders of 1896: A Love Story," was acknowledged by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as one of the best screenplays of 2007. He serves as the president of the... Read more
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ABC News
Who is this future Oscar-winning actor?Hanks takes a selfie with honoree Steve Martin while presenting the honorary Ac
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
Hanks takes a selfie with honoree Steve Martin while presenting the honorary Academy Award onstage during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Governors awards at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center, Nov.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Zacharias Kunuk, celebrated Nunavut filmmaker, joins Oscars AcademyNunavut filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, has been invited to join the Academy Of Moti
CBC.ca / Posted 14 days ago
Nunavut filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, has been invited to join the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences, the group that picks the Oscar award winners. Kunuk learned last week that he's one of 774 new members invited to join the group. "I... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Oscars’ invites Mendoza, DiazFAMED Pinoy directors Brillante Mendoza and Lav Diaz have been invited to becom
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
FAMED Pinoy directors Brillante Mendoza and Lav Diaz have been invited to become members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, better known as the Academy. It is a professional organization that is behind the annual Academy Awards or... Read more
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Rappler
Lav Diaz, Brillante Mendoza invited to U.S. Film AcademyPatrick Kovarik/ AFP MANILA, Philippines – Filipino directors Lav Diaz and Bri
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
Patrick Kovarik/ AFP MANILA, Philippines – Filipino directors Lav Diaz and Brillante Mendoza have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the body that deliberates on the annual Oscars. In a press release dated June... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The academy isn't lowering its standards with its biggest membership class — it's raising themMuch of the criticism of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ recen
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Much of the criticism of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ recent efforts to broaden and diversify its membership — starting with 2016’s remarkable list of 683 invitees, and continuing with this year’s even farther-reaching roster of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Motion picture academy opens its doors to 774 new members as push for diversity continueshas to be bigger. On Wednesday, in its latest step toward diversifying the ove
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
has to be bigger. On Wednesday, in its latest step toward diversifying the overwhelmingly white and male institution, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences opened its doors to its largest-ever class of new members. A whopping 774... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In a sign of Hollywood's new world order, the Academy turns to TV talent to diversifycareer was over. Now, it can mean you will be bestowed one of the highest honor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
career was over. Now, it can mean you will be bestowed one of the highest honors in Hollywood: an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. In a move to diversify the 90-year-old organization’s mainly white, mainly male... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As lines continue to blur in entertainment AMPAS looks to TV talent to help diversify its rankscareer was over. Now, it can mean you will be bestowed one of the highest honor
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
career was over. Now, it can mean you will be bestowed one of the highest honors in Hollywood: an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. In a move to diversify the 90-year-old organization’s mainly white, mainly male... Read more
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dna
Whoopi Goldberg among Academy's new Board of GovernorsVeteran actress Whoopi Goldberg has been elected to the Board of Governors for
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Veteran actress Whoopi Goldberg has been elected to the Board of Governors for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy announced the election results, which included Goldberg, who will represent the actor's branch, reported USA... Read more
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Post Magazine
Academy announces newly-elected Board of GovernorsLOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (oscars.org) has
Post Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (oscars.org) has announced its newly elected 2017–18 Board of Governors. The Academy’s 17 branches are each represented by three governors, who may serve up to three consecutive three-year... Read more
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NZCity
Gal Gadot and Dwayne Johnson are among the 774 new members announced for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and SciencesIn what has become the largest-ever class of new members, in a bid to diversify
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
In what has become the largest-ever class of new members, in a bid to diversify the overwhelmingly white and male institution, the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
The reason behind Shah Rukh not invited by The Academy revealed!part of the global film fraternity and now our actors and actresses receiving i
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
part of the global film fraternity and now our actors and actresses receiving invitation to be members of the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences only proves that our film industry has left a last impression on... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Bollywood actors invited to join Oscar AcademyThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued a list of new member
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued a list of new members to join the prestigious film body, which includes 14 Indian film personalities. Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Aishwarya Rai... Read more
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Canberra Times
Halle Berry, Michelle Rodriguez speak out on diversity and Hollywood"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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Post Magazine
SIGGRAPH to debut VR Theater, present Computer Animation Festivaland has selected the best work of the year for both the Electronic and VR theat
Post Magazine / Posted 21 days ago
and has selected the best work of the year for both the Electronic and VR theaters. The 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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WA Today
Halle Berry, Michelle Rodriguez speak out on diversity and Hollywood"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Halle Berry, Michelle Rodriguez speak out on diversity and Hollywood"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Halle Berry, Michelle Rodriguez speak out on diversity and Hollywood"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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The Age
Halle Berry, Michelle Rodriguez speak out on diversity and Hollywood"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The film academy's diversity push means neglected films have their shot at the canonbrilliance. Lest we forget, there surely weren’t any people of color in the ac
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
brilliance. Lest we forget, there surely weren’t any people of color in the academy when founded in 1927. But when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, led by President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, announced a commitment to diversify its... Read more
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Variety
Whoopi Goldberg Among New Film Academy GovernorsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the results of th
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the results of this year’s Board of Governors election. Among those newly elected are Whoopi Goldberg (Actors Branch), Kimberly Peirce (Directors Branch) and Larry Karaszewski (Writers... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
All The Black Women The Academy Added To Their Ranksand 2015 wer terrible years in terms of the Academy’s overall image, behind the
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 21 days ago
and 2015 wer terrible years in terms of the Academy’s overall image, behind the scenes the group, likely at the charge of Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, was working to address the diversity... Read more
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Boston Globe
Oscars voters get more diverse, and here’s why that mattersWhite have in common? Aside from absolutely nothing, they and 766 of their col
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
White have in common? Aside from absolutely nothing, they and 766 of their colleagues have just been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Announced Wednesday on the AMPAS website, the annual list of new film-industry... Read more
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FOX Business
Motion Pictures Academy Continues Diversity Push, Inviting Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot And Barry JenkinsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday invited its larges
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday invited its largest class of new members in a continued push to age down the academy pool while also achieving a more diverse representation. The academy opened the gates to 774 Hollywood... Read more
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FOX Business
Motion Pictures Academy Continues Diversity Push, Inviting Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot And Barry JenkinsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday invited its larges
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday invited its largest class of new members in a continued push to age down the academy pool while also achieving a more diverse representation. The academy opened the gates to 774 Hollywood... Read more
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Market Watch
Motion Pictures Academy continues diversity push, inviting Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot and Barry JenkinsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday invited its larges
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday invited its largest class of new members in a continued push to age down the academy pool while also achieving a more diverse representation. The academy opened the gates to 774 Hollywood... Read more
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NBC News
Michelle Rodriguez, Halle Berry reflect on Hollywood's lack of diversity"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
NBC News / Posted 22 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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Reality TV World
Dwayne Johnson and Gal Gadot among 774 invited to vote for Oscars awardsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences -- which votes on the prestigio
Reality TV World / Posted 22 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences -- which votes on the prestigious Oscars for film -- has invited 774 artists to join its ranks this year. "We're proud to invite our newest class to the academy. The entire motion picture community is... Read more
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Reality TV World
Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot among 774 invited to vote for OscarsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences -- which votes on the prestigio
Reality TV World / Posted 22 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences -- which votes on the prestigious Oscars for film -- has invited 774 artists to join its ranks this year. "We're proud to invite our newest class to the academy. The entire motion picture community is... Read more
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New Kerala
Big-B, Aamir, Salman, PeeCee, Deepika, Aishwarya, Irrfan among Oscar body's invitees - newkerala #251444Aishwarya, Irrfan among Oscar body's invitees Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 :
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
Aishwarya, Irrfan among Oscar body's invitees Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : In a move to diversify its membership, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, this year, has issued 774 invitations to new members. What grabs our eyeballs... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Priyanka, Irrfan, among invitees to join the Oscars’ voting body listArjun Bhasin, and sound expert Amrit Pritam Dutta are other Indians invited by
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 days ago
Arjun Bhasin, and sound expert Amrit Pritam Dutta are other Indians invited by the respective branches of the Academy. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which is a voting body of the Oscars, has issued 774 invitations to new members... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Halle Berry speaks out on diversity and Hollywood"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
"show some love for women." Their comments proved a reality check for women in Hollywood on Wednesday even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it invited 298 more women to join its ranks in a bid to improve diversity at... Read more
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