”the Academy has heard the feedback from its members regarding the distribution of the Oscarpriser in four categories – best cinematography, best editing, best short film and best makeup. All prizes will be awarded, but to be cut away, in the traditional way,” writes the academy in a statement.
the Plans that certain rates shall be awarded when the tv viewers can not see them presented in the fall. The criticism gained momentum when the academy announced what price it was, in particular, the photo and the clipping was included in the group.
Several big names protested on social media, and in a week wrote over 90 filmmakers, Spike Lee, Martin Scorsese and Quentin Tarantino in the lead an open letter in which they criticized the Oscarsakademin.
the Oscars take place on 24 February at the Dolby theatre in Los Angeles.