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All About Oscar The History and Politics of the Academy Awards by Emanuel Levy

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Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English


  • Films, cinema,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Special Subjects In Motion Pictures,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • General,
  • Theater - General,
  • Academy Awards (Motion picture,
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8167833M
ISBN 100826414524
ISBN 109780826414526

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  This is a book for all film lovers to savor as, together with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, they celebrate as the diamond anniversary of the Academy Awards. Now in paperback for the first time, All about Oscar builds on Levy's well-known work on the Academy Awards over the past twenty years. It is both history and appreciation, 1/5(1). 85 Years of the Oscar, newly revised and expanded, is the official history of the Academy Awards. Following an introductory chapter on the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the birth of the Oscars, the book presents the story of each year's awards, beginning with the very first, for the years –/5(92). Animated Feature Film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. The event was designed to resemble Hollywood's Oscars, but instead there was little glamour. All the winners were barred from accepting their awards, and most did not attend." Repeat winners Books. At least three books have won two National Book Awards. Dates are award years. John Clive, Thomas Babington Macaulay: The Shaping of the Historian.

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