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    Film Academy Donates $6 Million in Relief Aid to Industry Workers Affected By Pandemic

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) announced Friday it is donating $6 million of aid toward helping those affected by COVID-19. Per the Film Academy’s press release, the funds will “help support motion picture employees and their families facing severe financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, along with institutions focused […] More

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    92nd Academy Awards Nominations: ‘Joker’ Leads With 11, ‘Jojo Rabbit’ Surprises with Six

    Oscar nominations for the 92nd annual Academy Awards were announced Monday morning broadcast from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California. Todd Phillips‘ “Joker” leads the nomination board with 11, including for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Score and Best Actor for Joaquin Phoenix, who was recently crowned Best Actor in a Drama Movie […] More

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    AMPAS Confirms Future Oscar Dates and Welcomes 2019-20 Board of Governors

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have announced its confirmed date slots for the 2020, 2021 and 2020 Oscars. They also revealed the newly elected Board of Governors, all of whom will take their positions July 1. Below are those updates. 92nd Oscars – Sunday, February 9, 2020 93rd Oscars – Sunday, February […] More

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    Rules Set in Motion for 92nd Academy Awards as Board of Governors Meet

    The 92nd Academy Awards will feature some changes as the Board of Governors revised major category rules Tuesday evening. As reported on by The Hollywood Reporter, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will not be changing eligibility prerequisites for nominees. This directly affects the ongoing discourse on whether a big streaming platform like […] More

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    AAFCA Partners with AMPAS for Careers in Film Summit – This Week in Atlanta

    Atlanta – AAFCA will conclude its 2018 lineup of Atlanta programming with a partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to educate the next generation on various career opportunities in film. The Academy’s Careers in Film Summit: Atlanta, on Saturday, November 3 at SCADshow, marks the organization’s first educational outreach in the Atlanta area, which […] More

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    Motion Picture Academy Invites Record 928 New Members

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences today announced they have invited a record 928 new members to join their ranks. Continuing the commitment of past President Cheryl Boone-Isaacs, this is the most diverse new class ever for AMPAS. The group includes representatives from 59 countries. Of the 928 new invitees, 49% are women, […] More

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    Academy’s Board of Governors Election Results Revealed

    If you’ve been wondering who might be helping to make the next behind the scenes Oscar decisions for this year, you’re in luck. This week, the Academy revealed their Board of Governors election results. The ladies and gentlemen who emerged victorious will take seats on the board next to other industry giants who currently serve. […] More

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    Academy Votes to Expel Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski

    Ever since the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences decided to kick out Harvey Weinstein in the wake of his numerous sexual assault accusations, many in Hollywood have been waiting for the next expulsions to come down. After all, Weinstein was merely the tip of the iceberg over the last number of months. In […] More

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    341 Feature Films are in Contention for 2017 Best Picture OSCAR®

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that 341 feature films are eligible for Best Picture. This is up slightly from last year’s 336 eligible films. In order to qualify for consideration, the following rules apply: Films must open in a commercial motion picture theater in Los Angeles County by midnight, December […] More

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    Oscars Reveal Shortlist for Best Foreign Language Film

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has just released the names of the nine films still competing for a nomination in the best foreign language film category. Palme d’Or winner “The Square” from Swedish director Ruben Östlund is still standing, but Angelina Jolie’s “First They Killed My Father” is not up for […] More

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