Published: July 22, 2020
Due to COVID-19 and the changing theatrical landscape, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has updated their rules regarding how documentaries qualify for an Oscar.
Chuck Braverman, a member of the Academy and host/executive producer of WestDoc Online, interviews Tom Oyer from the Academy to explain the new rules.
For more information: oscars.org/rules
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