Oscars

'Period. End of Sentence' sheds light on menstrual stigmas

Oscar-winning documentary Period. End of Sentence , now streaming on Netflix,opens on a series of interviews with girls and women from a village in rural India’s Hapur District.Continue...

Predicting the 2019 Oscars major award winners

While this year’s Oscars are still a month away, the award ceremony's already found itself clouded in controversy. The show will be hostless for the first time since 1989, leaving the focus solely on the awards for the film industry’s biggest night.Continue...

Reviewing the Nominees

To conclude my Best Picture journey, I watched the remaining four films, all seemingly on separate ends of the Hollywood spectrum: Hell or High Water, Hacksaw Ridge, Hidden Figures, and Moonlight.Continue...

Watching the nominees: La La Land and Fences

My favourite thing about movies is that when you look closely, you can see the combined hopes and fears of the people who made the film.Continue...

Talking Heads: How do you think Leo celebrated his Oscar win?

“With the bear from The Revenant .” Darius Soolum, ArtSci '16

“He finally dumped out the bucket of tears he's been saving.” Eilish Scallan, ArtSci '16...Continue...

More colour needed at the Oscars

I’d need more than two hands to count how many times I’ve been discouraged by the white-dominant nature of the arts world.Continue...

QJ Pop: Awkward and apologetic Academy Awards disappoints

It was Oscar night this past Sunday, and everything was — most decidedly — not awesome.

Maclean ’s Jamie Weineman even referred to the 87th Academy Awards as a night of...Continue...

QJ Pop: Hubbub over Oscar nomination snubs

The Golden Globes have come and gone, filling their role as the slightly more casual (and much more drunken) precursor to the Academy Awards.

With this brief glamour aside, all...Continue...