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#MeToo, Black Lives Matter Movements Reflected in Oscars 2018

The 90th Academy Awards will recognize the best films of 2017 in 24 categories. Movements such as #Oscars So White, Black Lives Matter, and #MeToo, have helped bring changes in the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, allowing more female and minority voting members. As a result, audiences and critics may see the Oscars distributed more evenly by race and gender this year. VOA spoke with Giovanna Chesler, director of the Film and Video Studies Program at George Mason...

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