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OUR OSCAR PICKS FOR THE 86TH ACADEMY AWARDS

THE ARTS COUNCIL PICKS…

Let’s start with the big one: BEST PICTURE

Winner: 12 Years a Slave                                                           Upset: Gravity

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BEST DIRECTOR

Winner: Alfonso Cuaron                     Upset: Steve McQueen

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BEST ACTOR

Winner: Matthew McConaughey                  Upset: Leonardo DiCaprio   OR   Chiwetel Ejiofor

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BEST ACTRESS

Winner: Cate Blanchett              Upset: Any of the other nominees

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Winner: Jared Leto                                           Upset: Barkhad Abdi

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Winner: Lupita Nyong’o             Upset: Jennifer Lawrence

  

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Winner: Gravity                                                                                             Upset: Inside Llewyn Davis

  

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Winner: American Hustle                                                              Upset: The Great Gatsby

  

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Winner: Gravity – Steven Price                                               Upset: Her – William Butler and Owen Pallett

  

BEST ORIGINAL SONG

Winner: “Let It Go” from Frozen                                                   Upset:  “Ordinary Love” from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

  

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Winner: Gravity                   Upset: There can be no other

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE

Winner: Frozen                                                                                            Upset: The Wind Rises

  

BEST DOCUMENTARY

Winner: The Square                                                                                  Upset: 20 Feet from Stardom

  

BEST MAKE-UP & HAIRSTYLING

Winner: Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa                           Upset: Dallas Buyers Club

  

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

Winner: The Great Beauty – Italy                                            Upset: The Broken Circle Breakdown – Belgium

  

FINALLY SOME RED CARPET PREDICTIONS:

BEST DRESSED FEMALE

Winner: Lupita Nyong’o                  OR                    Jennifer Lawrence                               OR              Angelina Jolie

      the best red carpet dresses ever by elle

BEST DRESSED MALE

Winner: Leonardo DiCaprio              OR                     Chris Pine                   OR           Sean Combs

     

WE HOPE YOU ENJOY THE OSCARS

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Calling all extras!!

Look who you can be in a movie with!!!
The Arts Council wants to help put you on the silver screen! Keep checking our Facebook page for updated films being made in and around GA, the new Hollywood of the southeast!
   
Southern Hollywood Events is looking for paid extras to be a part of the movie 42 – The Jackie Robinson Story.  500 seats will be reserved for extras in Birmingham, Alabama; Chattanooga, Tennessee; and Macon, Georgia.
Harrison Ford will star as Branch Rickey the team executive that signed Robinson with Chadwick Boseman playing the part of Jackie Robinson andChristopher Meloni playing the part of Leo Durocher.
Each day raffle tickets will be given away for you to win prizes ranging from iPads to featured extra roles, and all-inclusive trips to Jamaica and Cancun.  Everyone will walk away with something and the more days you participate the more raffle tickets you will get.  You will also receive an extra raffle ticket for every friend you have signup and bring to the set.

The dress will be 1940s attire and a photographer will be on set to take everyone’s picture for a best dressed contest, man and woman, in each of the three cities.  Winners will win a featured extra role in the movie.
Birmingham, Alabama 
May 15th, 16th and 17th
Chattanooga, Tennessee
May 21st, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 29th, 30th, 31st
and
June 1st, 4th and 6th
Macon, Georgia 
June 12th and 13th
For more info and registration: beinthemovie42.com

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