Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

How The Academy Failed The Transparency Test

The Oscar disaster should be a signal for deep and far-reaching change. read more

Oscars Accountants Offer Another Apology as Academy Launches Investigation of Snafu

PricewaterhouseCoopers says, "Last night we failed the Academy."read more

Asghar Farhadi Tells London Protesters: Global Opposition to Trump Travel Ban Is “Powerful” Movement

"It has within itself the power to stand up to fascism, be victorious in the face of extremism,” says the Iranian director, whose 'The Salesman' is nominated for the...

Oscars Flashback: In 2006, ‘Crash’ Upset ‘Brokeback Mountain’ as Best Picture

The Paul Haggis-directed drama controversially edged out Ang Lee's cowboy romance featuring the late Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal in career-defining roles.read more

Oscars: Australia Gets First Foreign-Language Nomination

'Tanna,' a Nauvhal-language film, was shot by co-directors Bentley Dean and Martin Butler on the island of Vanuatu.read more

Oscars: New Format to Be Used for Nominations Announcement

This year's nominees will be announced Jan. 24 by Academy members such as Jennifer Hudson and Brie Larson.read more

Michael Sterling, Academy Sci-Tech Council Associate Director and Digital Pioneer, Dies at 61

Among his achievements, he created the first encrypted digital delivery system for the release of 'Star Wars: Episode II.'read more