Academy Award

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an annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance

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The following year, Inarritu won his second consecutive Academy Award for Best Director for THE REVENANT.
Organisers of the Africa Film Academy Awards has announced that a high profiled soiree ahead of the 2019 edition will hold in Ghana.
91st Academy Awards - Oscars Show - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2019.
Carter was first up as she took home an Academy Award for costume design, then Beachler followed her with a win in production design at the 91st annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
'We are excited to continue the tradition of sending films from Pakistan in the foreign language cateorgy of the academy awards! Each year, the submissions become stronger and we are keeping our fingers crossed that one of these days we will come away with a golden statue!' the Saving Face director told The Express Tribune.
The committee is chaired by two-time Academy Award and Emmy winning documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and includes Kamila Shamshi (Novelist), Saira Kazmi (Actress and Director), HM Naqvi (Novelist), HadiqaKiani (singer, songwriter, and philanthropist), Ali Sethi (Singer and writer).
The panel in charge of selecting Iran's submission to the Oscars said in a statement that while the notion of boycotting the Academy Awards was even stronger this year due to the US' reinstatement of unjust sanctions against the Iranian people, the Academy is a non-governmental institution which belongs to everyone working in cinema and the film industry all across the world.
"Hundreds of books from authors throughout the world are up for an Author Academy Award," said Kary Oberbrunner, founder of Author Academy Elite and the Author Academy Awards.
Directed by Academy Award winnerAsif Kapadia(Senna, Amy), from a screenplay by Academy Award winnerChristopher Hampton(Dangerous Liaisons), Ali and Nino isproduced byKris Thykier(Trash, Woman in Gold).
LOS ANGELES (CyHAN)- Mexican director Alejandro Inarritu won the Academy Award for Directing for second year in a row.
The Academy Award, also known as the Oscar, is the highest recognition for movies and movie makers by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
An Iranian expatriate film director living in Switzerland has won an Academy Award nomination for the best live action short film She is Talkhon (Tali) Hamzavi, 35, and the film she directed is titled "Parvaneh." Two years ago, Hamzavi and "Parvaneh" won what is sometimes called the junior Oscar.
Jeff's first major role was in the 1971 movie The Last Picture Show for which he garnered a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, as he did in the 1974 film Thunderbolt and Lightfoot.
Ripple Effect is the DVD presentation of an award-winning film starring Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker, Academy Award nominee Virginia Madsen and Academy award nominee Minnie Driver.
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