The Academy Scientific & Technical Awards are often causally referred to as the “Sci-Tech Oscars,” but in fact most of the Sci-Tech awards are plaques and certificates, not Oscars. In some years, no…
Scientific And Technical Awards
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NBC will televise the kudos live from the Beverly Hilton.
Because the Olympics in Sochi, Russia, bridge three Sundays in February and follow the Feb. 2 Super Bowl XLVIII in New Jersey, the entertainment community's kudofests have parted like the Red Sea.
Next year's Oscars are moving to March because the 2014 Winter Olympics will be taking place across the three Sundays that follow the Feb. 2 Super Bowl.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences handed out its Scientific & Technical Awards Saturday night with a new venue, a revamped format and an outside producer overseeing the evening for the…
The AMPAS board of governors has voted to give visual effects supervisor and director of photography Bill Taylor the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science has tapped nine scientific and technical achievements for its Sci-Tech Awards this year, including a rare Academy Award of Merit -- an Oscar statuette.
The San Francisco Bay Area has inspired a wealth of memorable on screen moments, from James Stewart stalking Kim Novak in Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo" to Steve McQueen's hill-hopping car chase in…
If any Academy members have a hard time adjusting to electronic voting, it won't be for a lack of options -- or time.
Saturday night's Academy Scientific and Technical Awards banquet was marked by emotional remembrances of departed friends, a passionate defense of the Academy's mission to encourage excellence, and a…