This is the first in the last 17 years the change in the nominations
The Academy award “Oscar” has introduced a new nomination – “Outstanding popular film”, according to Vanity Fair. It is noted that the criteria for nomination new nomination will be determined in the near future.
This is the first in the last 17 years the change in the nominations. The previous one was the emergence of the category “Best animated film” in 2001 (the first winner was “Shrek” – ed).
Note that the next ceremony of delivery of film awards “Oscar” will be held on February 24, 2019 at the Dolby theater in Los Angeles.
Recall, the 90-th ceremony of delivery of film awards “Oscar” was held on March 4. The statuette “Oscar” in the nomination “the Best film” got the picture “water,” directed by Guillermo del Toro. For the victory in the nomination “the Best film” also fought such films as “Dunkerque”, “Call me your name”, “Lady-bird”, “Ghost thread”, “Off”, “Secret dossier”, “Dark times”, “Three of a Billboard on the border of Ebbing, Missouri.”
We also reported that the wife of Roman Polanski was refused a place in the jury of the “Oscars”. The actress did so in protest against the exclusion of her husband from the Academy because of a sex scandal.