Tag: Oscar
Culture 19.09.19 | 22:44

Creative low budget promotion for the Macedonian Oscar competitor Honeyland

The authors of the Honeyland movie, which is the Macedonian nominee for this year’s Oscars, say that, due to financial limitations, they will try to have a creative promo campaign. Part of their promotional material are jars of the natural honey which plays a central role in the movie. From an...

Culture 25.02.19 | 18:11

‘Green Book’ puts controversy behind it to score a surprise best picture win

The Oscar for best picture on Sunday went to Green Book, which depicts the real-life relationship between African-American jazz musician Don Shirley and his white chauffeur. The film beat out seven other nominees to win Hollywood’s flagship award amid controversy over its depiction of Shirley and...

Entertainment 25.02.19 | 10:28

Green Book wins best movie, prompting Spike Lee to almost walk out of the Oscar ceremony

As widely predicted, the Green Book won the Oscar at the Academy Awards on Sunday, much to the dismay of many in the industry, including Spike Lee who almost stormed out in disgust when the Best Picture was announced. The biographical drama about African-American pianist Don Shirley touring the deep...

Culture 23.01.19 | 10:59

Oscar nominations announced in Los Angeles

Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” and Yorgos Lanthimos’ “The Favourite” with a leading 10 nominations to the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces — Netflix and Marvel — each scored their first best picture nomination, AP reported. Though...