Stories tagged: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 8:32 a.m.
The idea to hand out a popular film Oscar has been shelved for now following widespread backlash, but film academy president John Bailey says that the new category was well-intentioned …
Sat., March 24, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
The president of the motion picture academy is denying he engaged in sexual misconduct.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 5:44 a.m.
In the latest and most dramatic step by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to diversify the overwhelmingly white and male institution, 683 industry professionals were invited Wednesday …
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016, 1:05 p.m.
The film academy is pledging to double the number of female and minority members by 2020, and will immediately diversify its leadership by adding three new seats to its board …