Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences: Academy awards, Oscars
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - an academy that gives annual awards for achievements in motion picture production and performanceAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - an academy that gives annual awards for achievements in motion picture production and performance
honorary society, academy - an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature
References in periodicals archive ?
"The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors met today to discuss the allegations against Harvey Weinstein and has voted well in excess of the required two-thirds majority to immediately expel him from the Academy.
-- Mohamed Diab (@MohamedDiab) aoa aeaeaaaeae[euro]i aoaaaia* The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 744 new members this year, exceeding the 683 invitations issued in 2016.
President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Cheryl Boone Isaacs and DIFF Chairman Abdulhamid Juma (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for DIFF).
DUBAI: The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) announced Monday that a delegation from The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) will be attending the 13th edition of the festival which runs Dec.
The screenplay was written by Barry Glasser, a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
In addition to profiles of each awardee, then-editor Lydia Joel included her open letter to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, pleading that it add an Oscar category for dancers and choreographers.
Last year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences looked to make the trophies more closely resemble their original form from when they were first cast and sculpted.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 51-member board of governors unanimously approved a series of reforms to "begin the process of significantly changing our membership composition," Ms Isaacs said.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which puts on the Oscars, did not immediately comment.
was selected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to receive an honorary Oscar in recognition of her central place in the golden age of motion pictures.
Ric Roberton, chief operating officer of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, said the extension would make the transition to online balloting as smooth as possible.
Full browser ?