The Oscars

  • Gyan Correa's 'The Good Road' out of the Oscars race 21-12-2013 07:16 AM

    Los Angeles: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced a list of nine films that will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category and Indian director Gyan Correa's film 'The Good Road', is out of the race. The Gujarati film was...
  • Narendra Modi sends out best wishes to 'The Good Road' 21-09-2013 07:27 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is delighted that "The Good Road", a Gujarati movie has been chosen as India's entry in the best foreign film category at the Oscars. "Delighted to know that Gujarati film 'The Good Road' has been chosen to represent India at Oscars. Congrats to cast and...
  • Jennifer Lawrence gives her Oscar away to her parents 24-07-2013 11:16 AM

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence has revealed that she has given her Oscar trophy to her parents because she did not like it being in her LA home. The 'Hunger Games' star landed the Best Actress Academy Award for her role in 'Silver Linings Playbook' earlier this year, but struggled...
  • Oscars: Onstage speech for Short Film (Animated) 27-02-2012 03:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Oscars for the Best Short Film (Animated) went to William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg for 'The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore'. Here's the onstage speech by Joyce and Oldenberg. William Joyce: Like look, we're just these two, like swamp rats from Louisiana and this is...
  • Oscars: Backstage interview of Hazanavicius 27-02-2012 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: Michel Hazanavicius won the Oscars for the Best Director for 'The Artist'. 'The Artist' bagged top honours at the Oscars including Best Picture and Best Actor for Jean Dujardin. Here's the back-stage interview with Michel Hazanavicius: Q. Congratulations. A. Thank you. Q. I'm going to ask the question...
  • Oscars: Backstage speech for Best Documentary 27-02-2012 02:36 PM

    New Delhi: Daniel Junge and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy won the Oscars for the Best Documentary (Short Subject) - 'Saving Face'. 'Saving Face' tells the stories of two acid-attack survivors - Zakia and Rukhsana, their arduous attempts to bring their assailants to justice, and the charitable work of London-based, Pakistani-born plastic surgeon...
  • Oscars: Interview with best actor Jean Dujardin 27-02-2012 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: French film 'The Artist' bagged top honours at the Oscars and ended the evening with five of the golden ladies. The top honour was perhaps the victory in the Best Film and the Best Actor category. Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role...
  • Oscars: Best actor Dujardin's onstage speech 27-02-2012 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role in 'The Artist'. Dujardin was competing with heavy-weights like George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Gary Oldman for the title of the best actor in a leading role. Jean Dujardin: Thank you. Oui! I love your country....
  • Rahman on Oscar stage again 05-02-2011 12:14 PM

    Indian composer AR Rahman, who has been second time lucky in getting two nominations at the Oscars, will be performing at the prestigious award ceremony in Los Angeles yet again. The 45-year-old, who has been nominated in two categories - original score and original song - for his work in...