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Academy announces nine scientific and technical achievements honorees

Cinematographer Curtis Clark to receive John A. Bonner Award.

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Kevin Hart steps down as 2019 Oscar host (update)

’I’m sorry that I hurt people.. I am evolving and want to continue to do so.’


Kevin Hart confirms 2019 Oscar host gig

‘I am blown away simply because this has been a goal on my list for a long time’

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Academy Museum unveils inaugural exhibition plans

Los Angeles site will house three galleries, library, a project space, theatres, and outdoor deck.

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'First Man', 'Paddington 2', 'Aquaman' on Oscar effects longlist

Shortlist to be unveiled later in December.


Australian 2019 Oscar submission 'Jirga' finds US home

Pashtun-language drama contains some English dialogue and shot guerrilla-style in Afghanistan.


'Incredibles 2', 'Ruben Brandt, Collector' among 25 animation features vying for Oscars

Several films have not yet had required Los Angeles qualifying run.

Girl, Sunset, Cold War, Birds Of Passage, What Will People Say Un Certain Regard, Playtime, Film4m, Ciudad Lunar Blond Indian Emanuel Rojas, Mer Film

In profile: the 87 foreign language Oscar 2019 contenders

Screen’s complete list of foreign language Oscar submissions.

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Full list of 2019 foreign language Oscar submissions revealed

First-time submissions come from Malawi and Niger as Austrlia and New Zealand join the list.

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'El Angel' to represent Argentina in Oscar foreign-language category

Serial killer drama premiered in Un Certain Regard.

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Matteo Garrone's 'Dogman' selected as Italy's foreign language Oscar submission

Drama won best actor for star Marcello Fonte in Cannes.