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    86th Academy Awards, Oscars 2014 86th Academy Awards, Oscars 2014 Presentation Transcript

    • The Oscars 2014 is the 86th Academy Awards Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • The Academy Awards, commonly known as The Oscars, is an annual American awards ceremony honoring achievements in the film industry. The Oscars are overseen by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • 289 feature films are eligible for the Best Picture nomination this year. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • There are 24 competitive award categories this year. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Number of countries submitting foreign language films this year are 76. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • 6,028 Academy members will help pick this year’s winners. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Number of countries in which the 86th Oscar telecast will be seen are more than 225. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • 50 Oscar statuettes are being created for 86th Academy Awards. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • The 86th Academy Awards is being hosted at the Dolby Theatre (formerly Kodak Theatre) in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Comedian Ellen DeGeneres will host the show for the second time. DeGeneres previously hosted the 79th ceremony in 2007. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Winners of Oscars 2014
    • Best Picture – 12 Years a Slave Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Actor in a Leading Role - Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club) Sources - Various websites and Google images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Actress in a Leading Role – Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine) Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Lupita Nvong’o (12 Years a Slave) Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Animated Feature Film – Frozen Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Animated Short Film - “Mr. Hublot” Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Original Score - Gravity (Steven Price) Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Original Song - Let It Go - Frozen Robert Lopez, who wrote the song with his wife Kristen Anderson-Lopez Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Adapted Screenplay - 12 Years a Slave (John Ridley) Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Original Screenplay - Her (Spike Jonze) Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Achievement In Directing - “Gravity” (Warner Bros.) Alfonso Cuarón Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM OF THE YEAR - “The Great Beauty” (Janus Films) – Italy Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Best Documentary Feature Film - “20 Feet From Stardom” Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Achievement In Cinematography “Gravity” (Warner Bros.) Emmanuel Lubezk Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Achievement In Film Editing “Gravity” (Warner Bros.) Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger Sources - Various websites and Google Images © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • The Oscar Statuette
    • In 1928, art director Cedric Gibbons, designer of the original Academy Award, was introduced to Mexican film director and actor Emilio Fernández. Reluctant at first, Fernández was finally convinced to pose nude for the naked knight holding a sword to create what today is known as the "Oscar". Cedric Gibbons Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia Emilio Fernández © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Made of goldplated britannium on a black metal base, it is 13.5 inches (34.29 cm) tall, weighs 8.5 lb (3.85 kg), and the diameter of Oscar statuette base is 5¼ inches (13.34 cm). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • The statuette depicts a knight holding a crusader's sword. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • The statuette is standing on a reel of film with five spokes. The five spokes represent the original branches of the Academy: Actors, Writers, Directors, Producers, an d Technicians. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Approximately 50 Oscars are made each year in Chicago by Illinois manufacturer R.S. Owens & Company. It takes between three to four weeks to manufacture each statue. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Facts about Oscars Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • The first Academy Awards were presented in 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Total number of Oscar statuettes presented since the first Academy Awards 2,900 (includes the 4 Oscars presented at the Governors Awards event on November 16, 2013). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Dolby Theatre (formerly Kodak Theatre) has hosted 13 Oscars, including the 86th Academy Awards. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Highest number of Oscar ceremonies hosted by one person Bob Hope holds the record of hosting 19 Oscars (he also hosted the first televised Oscars in 1953). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Highest number of Oscars won by a single film Three movies have received 11 Oscars "Ben-Hur" (1959), "Titanic" (1997), and "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" (2003). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Most nominations received by a single film Two films received 14 nominations – All About Eve (1950) Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia Titanic (1997) © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Most awards won by a man Walt Disney has won 22 Oscars, the most ever for a single person. He was also awarded an additional 4 honorary Oscars, and holds the record for most Oscars won in one year by a single person (4 out of 6). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Most awards won by a woman Edith Head has won eight Oscars, all for Costume Design. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Most awards won by a person who is still living Visual Effects Supervisor Dennis Muren has won nine Academy Awards: six competitive awards, two "Special Achievement" awards, and one "Technical Achievement" award. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • First Indian to win an Academy Award Bhanu Athaiya became the first Indian to win an Academy Award in 1983, for designing the costumes for Richard Attenborough's Gandhi. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • First Indian to receive an Honorary Academy Award Satyajit Ray became the first Indian to receive an Honorary Academy Award in 1992. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • First persons from India to win in any music category A. R. Rahman has won Best Original Score & Best Original Song ("Jai Ho") for Slumdog Millionaire (2008). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • Gulzar has also won Best Original Song ("Jai Ho") for Slumdog Millionaire (2008). Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
    • OSCAR®, OSCARS®, ACADEMY AWARDS®, ACADEMY AWARD®, A.M.P.A.S.® AND “OSCAR NIGHT, and the OSCAR statuette is a registered trademark and copyrighted property, of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Sources - Various websites and Wikipedia © Copyright 2014 Jagriti Prasad
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