Tag : the oscars

Oscar winning film or Oscar winning fashion?

6 months ago / 0 comments

“They say clothes maketh the man, and it’s certainly true that costumes maketh the character” In 2018 we have seen a myriad of eye-catching fashion moments grace our film screens but there have been a select few moments that have been truly iconic. Great films need great actors, but what … Read More

Trophy frocks: this year’s key Oscars trends

6 months ago / 0 comments

Every year, The Oscars present some of the best (and worst) fashion moments. Garments, frocks and frills that will undoubtedly be coveted, copied or ridiculed through the rest of the year. Leaving huge impressions, most people can probably comment more on the extravagant evening wear than the actual awards handed … Read More

Why Moonlight needed to win Best Picture

2 years ago / 0 comments

When Jordan Horowitz declared that Moonlight had in fact won ‘Best Picture’ instead of La La Land, as first announced, he used the phrase: ‘This is not a joke.’ But it is. Hollywood and its award ceremonies are a monumental joke. When La La Land was mistakenly given the award … Read More

The Oscars 2016: Not so Black and White

3 years ago / 0 comments

Here we are again; for the second year in a row there’s outrage over the whitewashed Oscar nominations. The Academy has churned out another bleached list of nominees. Considering the backlash they received last year, you would expect a change. But 2016 is repeating history and writing out the achievements … Read More

Film | 'The McConnaisance' – Matthew McConaughey's career revival

5 years ago / 0 comments

We’re in the midst of the build up to the 86th Academy Awards on March 2nd, and the front runner for the Best Actor award is a name that a mere five years ago was associated almost exclusively with sub-par romantic comedies; Matthew McConaughey. His performance as HIV sufferer Ron … Read More