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Diverse Group of Films Draws Oscar Buzzi
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January 16, 2014 3:26 PM
The nominees for the 2014 Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning in Los Angeles. The big surprise was the absence of the Coen Brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" from any major award categories. VOA's Penelope Poulou has more on the films that are in contention.

Diverse Group of Films Draws Oscar Buzz

Published January 16, 2014

The nominees for the 2014 Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning in Los Angeles. The big surprise was the absence of the Coen Brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" from any major award categories. VOA's Penelope Poulou has more on the films that are in contention.


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