Wouldn't it be heartening if the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences threw a bone to the real world?
Throughout Get Out, Jordan Peele incisively probes the connection between the racism of the “liberal elite” and good old-fashioned white supremacy.
It's difficult to not give the side-eye to Moonlight's slotting in the category of adapted screenplay.
Not every category seems to have cleared the decks for a La La Land rampage. But some slates have aroused our suspicions.
There's only so many ways one can say that the average Academy member can't tell the difference between sound mixing and sound editing.