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89th Academy Awards: 2017 Oscar Nominations List

  Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, joined by Oscar®-winning and nominated Academy members Demian Bichir, Dustin Lance Black, Glenn Close, Guillermo del Toro, Marcia Gay Harden, Terrence Howard, Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Jason Reitman, Gabourey Sidibe and Ken Watanabe, announced...

Nine Foreign Films Advance to Next Round of Oscar Race

Of the 85 foreign films submitted to the Foreign Language Film category of the Academy Awards, nine have advanced on to the next round of voting. Unfortunately, the Greek film "Chevalier" by Athina Rachel Tsangari was not selected for...

Christina Kounelias: The Woman Who Revamped the Oscars

After this past weekend's 88th Academy Awards ceremony, the award season in Los Angeles is officially over for 2016. Though we saw many recognizable faces on the red carpet and up on stage accepting awards, some of the most important...

2016 Full Academy Awards Winners’ List

The 2016 Academy Awards were held on February 29 at 5:30 PM, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.   George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road" racked up 6 wins at the Academy Awards today, for costume design, production design, makeup and hairstyling,...

Greeks and the Oscars

The Academy Awards often had Greek color. Greeks and people of Greek origin have always represented the Greek spirit in cinema's biggest celebration. This year alone, Greek Australian George Miller is nominated for the furious Mad Max: Fury Road. Greeks...

2016 Academy Award Nominations Announced; George Miller Nominated

The 2016 Oscar nominations have been announced, and so far the movie "The Revenant" seems to be leading the pack with a total of 12 nominations, including a nomination for Leonardo DiCaprio for Best Actor, and a nomination for...

‘Xenia’: Greece’s Submission to the 2016 Academy Awards

Greek film “Xenia,” directed by Panos Koutras is Greece’s official submission for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 2016 Academy Awards. After the films triumphal journey in theaters across the world, namely in Italy, France, Germany, Spain, Serbia,...

Greek-French Academy Award Winner Desplat to Close Athens Open Air Film Festival

This year's Athens Open Air Film Festival will come to an end on Saturday, September 5, with a special screening at the Greek Film Archive. Greek-French composer and Academy Award winner Alexandre Desplat, who performed at the Odeon of Herodes...

Tina Fey: ‘Someday I’d Produce The Oscars’

Tina Fey recently opened up about going back to NBC after Netflix, her Emmy Award nominations, and her feelings on the Oscars. This year, she is up for two Emmy Award categories, one for the creation of "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"...

Video: At Elton John’s 2015 Oscars Party

Here's what went on at Elton John's 2015 Oscars party. Watch Sir Elton John talk about his legendary party on Oscar's night as well as other interviews and arrivals including Heidi Klum, Miley Cirus, Alec Baldwin, and more. The...