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The Oscars 2018: Fashion

Sophie Walsh gives a roundup of the couture seen on the red carpet at last week’s Oscars


Animated Shorts Oscar Nominees

Eloise Wright and James Gill assess the nominations for the Best Animated Short Oscar

Photo: New Zealand International Film Festival

Review: The Salesman

Georgie Welch reviews Asghar Farhadi’s Oscar winning drama

Photo: A24 Films

Oscars 2017

The 89th Academy Awards took place on the 26th February at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood

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Top 5: Oscar Acting Snubs

The Academy does not always get it right

Photo: A24

Review: Moonlight

A Modern Masterpiece

Photo: citronsmurf @ flickr

Head over heels for fashion in La La Land

The biggest film of the year has left us lusting after the City of Stars with its singing, dancing, big dreams and, most importantly, its fifties inspired wardrobe

Photo: Pearl Street Films

Review: Manchester by the Sea

Manchester By The Sea portrays true grief and loss amidst Hollywood’s plethora of flashy meta-films

Photo: Doha Film Institute

Trump’s Muslim Ban affects Asghar Farhadi

Nominated Iranian director Asghar Farhadi barred from Oscars under Trump’s Muslim ban

Photo: Nils Sautter @Flickr

It is okay to care about Brad and Angelina’s divorce

We need a greater sense of balance between the serious and the trivial

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Is the “Oscars so white” boycott really a route to diversity?

Tristan Parson’s asks whether an elite group of film stars boycotting the Oscars as part of the ‘Oscars so white’ campaign is really a challenge to racist structures

Photo: Open Road Films

The Mancunion Oscar Predictions 2016

The Mancunion film section voted who they thought the winners will be on Oscar night and, in an ideal world, who they think should win. The results are in…