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#Oscars news: 366 feature films in contention for Best Picture

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To be a part of the ongoing dialogue on the representation of the Asian and Asian American communities in the industry at large, check out the work of @goldhouseco, @CAPEUSA and @defineamerican.

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To learn more about the rise in hate crimes in the US against the Asian and Asian American communities, visit @StopAAPIHate. #StopAsianHate #StopAAPIHate

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Join us in our ongoing efforts to recognize the invaluable impact Asian filmmakers, storytellers and artists have made, and continue to make, by standing with us and learning with us.

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In solidarity with our Asian members, colleagues and community at large, the Academy condemns anti-Asian hate crimes.

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WATCH: Pioneering African American filmmaker Ayoka Chenzira (@ayomentary) reflects on her mother’s impact in bringing her awareness to race, class and gender prejudice. #BlackHistoryMonth

Replying to @ProfJStewart: What an honor to talk with the visionary Ayoka Chenzira (@ayomentary) about her formative years and how they shaped her a…

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What an honor to talk with the visionary Ayoka Chenzira (@ayomentary) about her formative years and how they shaped her artistry. Oral histories provide the necessary space to tell these stories behind the stories...

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Replying to @TelevisionAcad: In this interview, co-produced with @TheAcademy in 2017, Director John Singleton talks about his parents, shifts in Bla…

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In this interview, co-produced with @TheAcademy in 2017, Director John Singleton talks about his parents, shifts in Black culture and empowerment in the late 60s & 70s, and the influence on his perspective moving into his formative years. #BlackHistoryMonth

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Every film fan has a list of movies that deeply impacted them growing up. For @wesleysnipes, those are:

Claudine
Cooley High
The Three Musketeers
West Side Story
Uptown Saturday Night
Five Deadly Venoms

Find out why.

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Ayoka Chenzira was interviewed in Atlanta, GA for the Academy’s Oral History Project by @ProfJStewart - @AcademyMuseum Chief Artistic and Programming Officer - in February 2020.

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"Gosh, we love movies. Trying to pick our favorite movies is like asking us to pick our favorite summer vest—impossible!" - Barb & Star

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“It was really about representing this new age, this modern family that circumvents the gender norms that have been in place since the beginning of time.” -Oscar winner @MatthewACherry

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No film set is ever the same, but David Lee’s mission is to document everything that happens, to tell the story as he sees it.

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"At the end of the day, this unique edition of Sundance at Home retained its commitment to and persistence in showcasing some of the best new talent." - Marcus Hu @sundancefest

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The 2021 #Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition is now officially open. Register and submit your screenplay here:

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ICYMI: Watch this year's #SciTechAwards now:

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Replying to @ILMVFX: Ruth was an absolute pleasure to collaborate with on "Black Panther". She’s an incredible wealth of knowledge when it come to…

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After two previous nominations, @iamRuthECarter won the Oscar for Best Costume Design for her incredible work on "Black Panther."

Here, she tells us about that unforgettable night.

Ruth was an absolute pleasure to collaborate with on "Black Panther". She’s an incredible wealth of knowledge when it come to culture and costumes among other topics.

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