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Film: The International Impact of the Oscars

by Echo Xie Needless to say, the Academy Awards are one of the most viewed awards ceremonies.  (This year’s Oscars program was telecast on at least 69 different international networks.  However, this year’s Grammy Awards actually rated more highly with … Continue reading

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Film: More Reflections on A Separation

by Fatemeh Shahkolahi The 84th Annual Academy Awards marked a very important historical event; an Iranian film won an Oscar for best foreign language film for the very first time. Last Sunday marked another important event: for the first time … Continue reading

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