Fairness Rocks News Oscars change streaming rules amid battle for future of cinemas


Fairness Rocks News Oscars change streaming rules amid battle for future of cinemas

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Author: Lizo Mzimba

Date: April 29, 2020

Original Source: BBC News

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Oscars change streaming rules amid battle for future of cinemas

The body behind the Oscars has changed its rules so films that debut on streaming or video on demand services are eligible for next year’s awards.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ current rules say films can only enter if they have been shown in a Los Angeles cinema for at least a week.

Read More: https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-52468176