Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences


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an academy that gives annual awards for achievements in motion picture production and performance

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Photo: (1 -- cover -- color) Pamela Dennis' platinum silk charmeuse halter gown was the opening number in the official Oscar Fashion Preview held at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills.
2) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has 110 photographs by Leigh Weiner on exhibit until April 8, including this shot of Jimmy Durante.
The 1925 silent film ``The Lost World,'' a notable example of stop-motion animation, is playing at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with live music tonight.
One-sheet poster art has been collected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for many honored films, including ``Grand Hotel,'' ``Girl Crazy'' and ``Ferdinand the Bull.
However, John Pavlik, spokesman for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, wants to make clear that the statuette ``wasn't really an Oscar - it was a counterfeit Oscar being used in an inappropriate way.
Oscar-winning art director Cedric Gibbons, head of MGM's art department for 32 years, is the focus of tonight's ``Academy Standards'' program at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
2) Bruce Davis of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences fields questions about the missing Oscars on Friday.
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