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ENTERTAINMENT Social messages delivered during Oscars

Social messages delivered during Oscars

07 03 2018 Wednesday
The News

90th Academy Awards - Oscar held on 4 March 2018 in California , United States of America was historically in many ways was different to earlier ones. To mention few, Ashley Judd, Salma Hayek, and Annabella Sciorra were whistle blowers who spoke against well known American film producer Harvey Weinstein. And most importantly, social messages on equality of male and female, and black and white in entertainment industry.

behind the news

A series of directors, producers, and writers came forward to talk about issues related to 'male' and 'female'. A new hope and changing Hollywood was witnessed as various new nominees such as of Greta Gerwig broke the lagacies of Oscar Awards recipents (she was the fifth female to be nominated for 'Lady Bird'). Apart from nominations, the performances at Oscar 2018 such as the one done by  Common and Andra Day was also important. The main motive of the performance was 'Artivism'(activism through arts). It was introduced by Dave Chappelle, Alice Brown Otter, Bana Alabed, Bryan Stevenson, Cecile Richards, Janet Mock, Nicole Hockley, Patrisse Cullors and Tarana Burke were the activists joined the duo in their performance.

beyond the news

It needs guts, patience and lot of efforts to start movements against system. The activists do the same thing. Wishing that the movements come out to be fruitful, lets support them.

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