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The Oscars

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The Oscars

  1. 1. The Oscars
  2. 2. The AcademyAwards, informally known as The Oscars
  3. 3. Given annually,for excellence of cinematic achievements
  4. 4. The Oscar statuette is officially named the Academy Award of Merit and is one ofnine types of Academy Awards
  5. 5. Organized and overseen bythe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science
  6. 6. The AMPAS was originally conceived by Metro Goldwyn- Mayer studioexecutive Louis B. Mayer
  7. 7. All started for filmindustry’simage and help mediate labour disputes
  8. 8. The awards were first given in 1929
  9. 9. The Academy Awards ceremony is televised live in more than 100 countries annuallyFirst Oscar Winning Movie
  10. 10. The Grammy Awards (for music), the Emm y Awards (for television), and the TonyAcademy Award 2013 Host-Seth MacFarlane Awards (for theatre), are modelled after
  11. 11. A professional honorary organization, maintains avoting membership of 5,783 as of 2012
  12. 12. Studios spend millions of dollarsand hire publicists specifically topromote their films during what is typically called the “Oscar Seasons”
  13. 13. The 85th Academy Awards arescheduled to be held on February 24, 2013 at the Dolby Theatre
  14. 14. Thank You

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