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Streaming Services Could Win An Oscar?

Streaming Services Could Win An Oscar?

Michael Martinez, Print Photo Editor

May 10, 2020

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science recently approved a temporary hold on the requirement that a film needs a seven-day theatrical run in a commercial theater to qualify for the Oscars. Instead, films will be allowed to be released digitally without playing in theaters. However, that does...

Black Panther Takes Home 3 Oscars

Black Panther Cast on the red carpet on the night of the Oscars.

Estevan Macias, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

As Black Panther was already nominated for 7 Oscars there was no doubt it would take home some of those and it did! With the first coming in early in the show for Best Costume Design. Ruth Carter Accepted the award and gave a thank you to Spike Lee who was responsible for giving her a start in the industry...

Oscars An All White Party?

Rafael Alvarado

Rafael Alvarado, Staff Writer

February 15, 2016

As a Mexican-American I already see the lack of people of color being represented in media everywhere I go. I want the lack of representation in media to change and I became very upset when the Oscar nominees were announced. I should not have been so offended or stunned after all white males dominate the filmmaking industry leaving people of colo...

A Night with the Stars

Steven Ward, Opinion Editor

February 27, 2013

by Steven Ward The jokes were crude; the jabs were humorously cringe-worthy; the performances and guest appearances were nostalgically awe-inspiring; and there was no shortage of glamour with the star-studded attendees. In every sense of the connotative meaning of the word, the 85th annual Oscars was...

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