Monday, February 23, 2015

News and Notes: Oscar Aftermath 2015

  • The Academy Awards were given out last night. I actually watched most of it and didn't get offended or upset even once! A new record for me. Congratulations to all the winners.

  • Stephen Follows does a great job crunching Oscar stats. He has created a page with lots of interesting info about the cost of marketing films and the demographics of Academy voters. Check it out.

  • France's Oscar equivalent, the Cesars, were given out Friday. Timbuktu did very well as did a couple of American actors. Winners list here.

1 comment:

Paul van Yperen said...

Thanks for the update. Haven't seen Birdman yet, but many critics here were a bit shocked that Boyhood did not win. And I liked that Eddie Redmayne won the Best Actor Award. I am looking forward to Timbuktu.

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