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  1. Seth Rogen on 'Sausage Party' Being Directly About Racial Stereotypes I Animation Oscar Roundtable

    12:01 pm 12/15/2016

    Seth Rogen speaks about how 'Sausage Party' and it's characters were derived out of racial stereotypes. Read more

  2. John Musker on Going to Tahiti to be Authentic to the Culture in 'Moana' I Animation Oscar Roundtable

    11:59 am 12/15/2016

    John Musker discusses his trip to Tahiti to deep dive on the culture and get to know the locals to be true and authentic to the culture in his film 'Moana.'Read more

  3. Writer Roundtable: Tom Ford, Pedro Almodovar and 4 More on a Trump Movie, Dream Projects and When to Kill a Scene

    6:30 am 12/15/2016

    Six scribes — also including Kenneth Lonergan, Noah Oppenheim, Allison Schroeder and Taylor Sheridan — discuss the death of satire, bringing autobiography into screenplays and how they would write a film about the president-elect: "Let's hope for all our sakes it is not the tragedy that so many people fear."Read more

  4. "I'm Allergic to Exposition" Says 'Hell or High Water' Screenwriter Taylor Sheridan | Writer Oscar Roundtable

    5:00 am 12/15/2016

    Sheridan calls 'Hell or High Water' a "very personal exploration of my own experiences and of a way of life."Read more

  5. Kenneth Lonnergan Talks 'Manchester by the Sea' | Writer Oscar Roundtable

    5:00 am 12/15/2016

    The writer/director and playwright notes Stanley Kubrick, Marcel Proust, and Werner Herzog as some of the creators he finds most inspiring.Read more

  6. Pedro Almodovar on Creation: "Gorgeous and at the Same Time Very Painful" | Writer Oscar Roundtable

    5:00 am 12/15/2016

    The Oscar winning screenwriter ('Talk to Her') is also known for 'Volver,' 'Bad Education,' and wrote this year's 'Julieta.'Read more

  7. Tom Ford Referenced 'The Wizard of Oz' in Both of His Films | Writer Oscar Roundtable

    5:00 am 12/15/2016

    "The Amy Adams character [in 'Nocturnal Animals'] is quite literally me."Read more

  8. "Americans Associate Camelot Mythology with the Kennedys" Because of Jackie Kennedy Says 'Jackie' Writer Noah Oppenheim | Writer Oscar Roundtable

    5:00 am 12/15/2016

    “Amidst all of this [Jackie] has the presence of mind to recognize that this is her last chance to define how her husband will be remembered.”Read more

  9. 'Hidden Figures' Screenwriter Allison Schroeder: "I Grew Up Playing on the Mercury Capsule Prototypes" | Writer Oscar Roundtable

    5:00 am 12/15/2016

    "There’s a sense of comradeship [at NASA] that I’ve never seen anywhere else. You walk in, and every single person feels like their a part of that launch. We really tried to put that in the film."Read more

  10. Animation Roundtable: Seth Rogen and 6 More on Avoiding Ethnic Stereotypes and Creating Princesses Who Don't Wear Uncomfortable Shoes | Animation Oscar Roundtable

    5:30 am 12/14/2016

    A panel of top toon creators — including Byron Howard ('Zootopia), Garth Jennings ('Sing'), Travis Knight ('Kubo and the Two Strings'), Mike Mitchell ('Trolls'), John Musker ('Moana') and Mark Osborne ('The Little Prince') — reveal their surprising inspirations, when to avoid having certain characters kiss and why you have to "kill yourself" when working in animation.Read more

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