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Oscar Weekly Roundup: Sci-Tech Awards Announced

  • By Stephanie Wenger


The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences honored the career achievements of special effects professionals at the annual Scientific and Technical Awards ceremony on February 15. Director Christopher Nolan presented the Academy Award of Merit to the people who are responsible for operating film laboratories after nearly a century of service in the film industry.

During his speech, Nolan referred to the craft of photochemical film processing as “the technology that lies at the heart of filmmaking and still represents the gold standard of imaging technology.” For a full-list of honorees, please visit HERE.  

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