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Pakistani film wins Oscar for best documentary


February 27th, 2012 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Pakistani documentary film "Saving Face", which uncovers the story of hundreds of people, mostly women who become acid attack victims, was honoured with the Oscar ... Read more...

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Oscar-nominated ‘Inside Job’ to hit Indian screens Feb 4


January 28th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Critically acclaimed documentary the "Inside Job", which wowed audiences abroad and got an Oscar nomination, will be released here Feb 4.Directed by Charles Ferguson and narrated by ... Read more...

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Only one ‘Asia-focused’ entry won at Oscars


March 8th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 8 (ANI): There were no nominations for 'Made in Asia' films at 82nd Academy Awards given in Hollywood (USA) on March seven, and out of four films nominated with ... Read more...

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Indian poverty under Oscar scanner again


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) There's no blockbuster like "Slumdog Millionaire" in the reckoning but India's poverty story is again under the Oscar scanner with US director Gregg Helvey's Hindi film ... Read more...

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Oscars gets record 20 films for “Animated Feature Film”


November 12th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 12 (ANI): The next year's Academy Awards has received 20 entries for best-animated feature category - the maximum ever.And even if 16 films qualify, there will be five nominees ... Read more...

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Slumdog Millionaire pockets more honours


February 17th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Oscar frontrunner Slumdog Millionaire has bagged another clutch of prizes.Editor Chris Dickens walked away with gong for best-edited feature film at the 59th annual American Cinema Editors ... Read more...

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