The Carpetbagger: Oscar Plans Are Back On for Syrian Subjects of Nominated Films

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17 February 2017 19:49:54 WN.com - World News

The Syrians had been barred by President Trump’s travel ban but now are scrambling to get flights for the ceremony before a second possible ban. ...... Full article on The Carpetbagger: Oscar Plans Are Back On for Syrian Subjects of Nominated Films

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Syrian who worked on nominated film can't attend Oscars

7.2059164 25 February 2017 15:46:05 The Daily Star >> News >> Middle East

U.S. immigration authorities are barring entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award.

Vice All News Time25 February 2017 15:46:05


Barred from US: Syrian who worked on nominated film ‘The White Helmets’ can't attend Oscars

1.386816 25 February 2017 11:46:11 South China Morning Post - News feed

US immigration authorities are barring entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation’s civil war, The White Helmets, that has been nominated for an Academy Award. According to internal Trump administration correspondence, the Department of Homeland Security has decided at the last minute to block Khaled Khateeb from travelling to Los Angeles for the Oscars. Khateeb was scheduled to arrive on Saturday in Los Angeles on a Turkish Airlines...

Vice All News Time25 February 2017 11:46:11


Syrian Who Worked on Nominated Film Can't Attend Oscars

1.386816 25 February 2017 05:01:45 WN.com - World News

U.S. immigration authorities have decided to bar entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award. ......

Vice All News Time25 February 2017 05:01:45


The Carpetbagger: Oscar Plans Are Back On for Syrian Subjects of Nominated Films

1.3606068 17 February 2017 19:47:10 NYT > Middle East

The Syrians had been barred by President Trump’s travel ban but now are scrambling to get flights for the ceremony before a second possible ban.

Vice null Time17 February 2017 19:47:10


Donald Trump travel ban: Syrian woman in Oscar-nominated film is barred from US ahead of ...

1.3606068 28 January 2017 22:55:19 WN.com - World News

A Syrian widow who is the subject of an Oscar-nominated film has been barred from travelling to the US ahead of the awards...

Vice All News Time28 January 2017 22:55:19


Oscars 2015: The Carpetbagger’s Predictions

1.2795253 20 February 2015 01:39:24 WN.com - World News

Cara Buckley makes educated Oscar guesses....

Vice All News Time20 February 2015 01:39:24


Oscar-nominated corruption film 'Leviathan' opens in Russia

1.1094528 05 February 2015 18:16:13 WN.com - World News

MOSCOW (AP) - It's been lauded by critics yet trashed by Russian politicians, its actors praised for their performances but harassed by local officials. On Thursday, director Andrei Zvyagintsev's Oscar-nominated film "Leviathan," a harrowing portrayal of small-town corruption, faces its toughest test yet as it plays in about 450 theaters across Moscow and other Russian cities. The drama - the most hotly debated film in Russia in decades - has already snagged some of the industry's top awards. It won the best screenplay award at Cannes, got a Golden Globe for the best foreign language film and has been nominated for an Academy Award this year in the same category. Russian politicians and...

Vice All News Time05 February 2015 18:16:13


Iranian directors short film nominated for Oscar

1.1094528 27 November 2014 10:09:16 Iran News latest RSS headlines - Iran Herald.com

A film by an Iranian director has been initially shortlisted for the best Live Action Short Film at the 87th Academy Awards. Parvaneh, the 25-minute short film by Talkhon Hamzavi, is one of ...

Vice All News Time27 November 2014 10:09:16


Oscar-Nominated Film Pushes Cambodia’s Censorship Limits

1.1094528 11 February 2014 08:04:53 The Cambodia Daily

With its drugs, sex and swearing, the new Hollywood film “The Wolf of Wall Street” is testing the limits of what Cambodian censors will allow to be shown in the nation’s theaters.

Vice All News Time11 February 2014 08:04:53


Egypt revolution film wins Oscar nomination

1.0204551 17 January 2014 23:29:34 WN.com - Mideast News

Streaming TV and movie provider Netflix won its first Oscar nomination on Thursday for The Square, a documentary about the 2011 revolution and ongoing strife in Egypt. The movie, to be released on Friday, recounts the turmoil in Egypt centered on Cairo’s Tahrir Square since the uprising nearly...

Vice All News Time17 January 2014 23:29:34