Giovanna Chesler on the State of the Oscars

Oscar statuettes are displayed at Times Square Studios 23 January 2006 in New York. The statuettes will be presented to winners of the 78th Academy Awards 05 March 2006 in Hollywood.

News at Mason speaks to Film and Video Studies Director and Associate Professor Giovanna Chesler on the state of the Oscars, #MeToo, #TimesUp and #OscarsSoWhite. Read the article: Mason professor assesses state of the Oscars.


See if any progress has been made since last year by reading Prof. Chesler's assessment of the 2017 Oscars on Voice of America: Oscars Reflect Talent, but Also Money and Politics.