Oscars

Film

the best, non disastrous, moments from the oscars

This year’s awards brought the positive vibes we’ve been missing.
Wendy Syfret
2.27.17
Film

​this year’s oscar nominations have been announced!

'La La Land' leads the pack with a record 14 nominations; 'Moonlight' and 'Arrival' score eight a piece.
Lynette Nylander
1.24.17
Film

asian academy members protest ‘tone deaf’ oscars ceremony

Three-time Oscar winner Ang Lee and two dozen Academy members have written a letter of protest regarding the recent ceremony’s offensive and racist portrayal of Asians.
Emily Manning
3.15.16
Think Pieces

lesbian films at the oscars: nominees but (almost) never winners

‘Carol’: 6 nominations. ‘Notes on a Scandal’ and ‘The Kids Are All Right’: 4 each. ‘The Color Purple’: 11. Total wins: 0.
Emily Manning
3.1.16
News

watch brie larson hug every sexual assault survivor after gaga’s oscar performance

Sexual assault victims were given a bright spotlight at last night's ceremony.
Hannah Ongley
2.29.16
News

lady gaga dedicates oscars performance to kesha

And other victims of sexual abuse all around the world.
i-D Staff
2.29.16
Film

how chris rock dealt with #oscarssowhite

The comedian didn’t let the Academy off the hook for its lack of diversity in his masterful presentation of the 88th Awards.
Nick Levine
2.29.16
Film

​the badass oscar-winning women whose speeches we needed to hear

They may not be the most famous names on the winners list, but their presence at the awards and their political messages are vital.
Charlotte Gush
2.29.16
News

hear all of the oscar-nominated songs in an acapella mashup

In just two minutes, you can experience all of the nominees — from artists like Lady Gaga, The Weeknd, and ANHONI.
Laura Vogel
2.28.16
News

​fighting the power at the academy awards: a video history

These powerful Academy Awards speeches have called for social justice.
Laura Vogel
2.27.16
Film

our fantasy oscar winners (no straight white men included)

As this year’s Oscars ignores the strong racial, sexual and gender diversity at the cinema, we decided to pick our own winners.
Colin Crummy
2.26.16
News

why the first trans oscar nominee since 1976 is boycotting the ceremony

Performer ANOHNI takes aim at entertainment industry exploitation in a heartbreaking essay.
Hannah Ongley
2.25.16