what we need to know about Oscars
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

what we need to know about Oscars

on

  • 3,780 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
3,780
Views on SlideShare
3,762
Embed Views
18

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
101
Comments
0

3 Embeds 18

http://dvmunca.blogspot.com 10
http://2008blogenglish.blogspot.com 7
http://www.slideshare.net 1

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

what we need to know about Oscars what we need to know about Oscars Presentation Transcript

  • AMERICAN CULTURE HYE KYUNG, OH SU JIN , YANG - OSCAR -
  • CONTENTS
    • ABOUT OSCAR
    • HISTORY OF OSCAR
    • FUN FACTS OF OSCAR
  • ABOUT OSCAR The official name of the OSCAR statuette is the “ Academy Award® of Merit ” . Each statuette stands 13-1/2 inches tall and weighs 8-1/2 pounds, and it is made from copper, nickel, silver, and finally, 24-karat gold.
  • l ABOUT OSCAR
    • The OSCAR statuette is given to
    • People working in five fields:
    • - Actors,
    • Directors,
    • Producers,
    • - Technicians and
    • - Writers.
  • Where did the name Oscar come from?
    • How OSCAR received his nickname is not exactly clear.
    • The most popular story is that Margaret Herrick, who was the librarian and director of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences after looking at the statuettes exclaimed:
    • “ It looks just like my Uncle Oscar."
  • HISTORY OF OSCAR Since the initial Awards banquet on May 16, 1929, through last year's 79th Academy Awards, 2,658 statuettes have been presented . Some people refused Oscars: In 1971, the best actor Gorge Scott doesn’t come to the ceremony. Stealing OSCAR statute - In 2000, before one week of OSCAR ceremony, an OSCAR statue was stolen and they’re had to make a new statue.
  • HISTORY OF OSCAR History of OSCAR ceremony posters . 32 nd 59 th 80 th
  • HISTORY OF OSCAR History of OSCAR best picture posters . 75 th 76 th 79 th
  • HISTORY OF OSCAR The greatest pictures . (11 parts) Ben-Hur (1959) Titanic (1997) The Lord of the rings : The return of the king (2003)
  • HISTORY OF OSCAR The greatest actress. The youngest prizewinner. Katherine Hepburn Shirley Temple 4 times winner six years old
  • FUN FACTS OF OSCAR Who was never nominated for an OSCAR award . James Carrey Meg Ryan Scarlett Johansson Ewan McGregor Bruce Willis
  • FUN FACTS OF OSCAR The Longest & Shortest movie of the best picture award. Longest, Gone with the wind (1939) Shortest, Marty (1955) 234 minutes 91 minutes
  • FUN FACTS OF OSCAR Titanic – won 11 Oscars in 1997!!! Gone with the Wind – only 9!!! Gone with the wind (1939) Titanic (1997) – 11 Oscars 11 Oscars
  • FUN FACTS OF OSCAR The 79 th Oscar Best & Worst dresser . (2007) Best, Nicole Kidman Worst, Cameron Diaz
  •  
  • THANK YOU ♡