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Major Rule Changes for Docs and Animation Coming to 90th Oscars


  In what can only be described as a major backlash, the Academy just announced some big changes in the Documentary and Animated Feature categories as well as Music, Best Picture, and campaigning. In Documentary: Had this rule been in place last season, it would have likely made the Oscar-winning O.J.: Made in America ineligible. Even though the documentary branch ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions – February 10th


The BAFTAs are this weekend with an update to follow. Click here for updated 2017 Oscar winner predictions from The Gold Rush Gang in all categories. Here is the state of the Oscar race right now, February 10th, 2017. BEST PICTURE ERIK ANDERSON BRYAN BONAFEDE CHRIS PEPPER EVAN KOST JAMES NARVEY KENNETH POLISHCHUK JÚLIA ALBUQUERQUE MONIKA NIKOLIĆ RICHARD ANTHONY ROBERT SCHIRMER ...

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2017 Oscars: Eagle Huntress, 13TH, O.J.: Made in America, I Am Not Your Negro in Contention for the Documentary Feature Oscar

15 Films are in Contention for the Documentary Feature Oscar including The Eagle Huntress, 13TH, O.J.: Made in America and I Am Not Your Negro

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 15 films in the Documentary Feature category will advance in the voting process for the 89th Academy Awards®.  One hundred forty-five films were originally submitted in the category. While films like O.J.: Made in America, 13TH, The Ivory Game and Life, Animated were all expected to land in final ...

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2016 Oscars: Documentary Feature


  At the moment, Amy, the film about singer Amy Winehouse, is the clear leader to win Best Documentary Feature at the Oscars next week. It won the ACE Eddie, the PGA and the BAFTA and took the lion’s share of critics awards this season. The film was released by A24 and was a box office success ($8.4M). That seems to make ...

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