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Moving Image Cataloger, Academy Film Archive

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Moving Image Cataloger

The Moving Image Cataloger works in the Academy Film Archive under the supervision of the Head Cataloger. Primary duties include reviewing, indexing and approving records of recently processed items, developing 223 more words

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Production Art Cataloger, Margaret Herrick Library, AMPAS

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The Production Art Cataloger is responsible for creating production art database records. This is a part-time (20-24 hours per week) position in the Graphic Arts Department of the Margaret Herrick Library and reports to the Production Art Librarian. 225 more words


Reference Librarian, Margaret Herrick Library, AMPAS

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The Reference Librarian supports the services and activities of the Reference and Public Services department; advises library patrons and staff in the selection and use of materials related to film and the performing arts, and provides reference and in-depth research assistance to virtual and onsite library users. 388 more words


Who really votes for the Oscars?

The Academy Awards are voted for by the 5,783 members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences , but the list of who those people are is not entirely public. 790 more words


2014 Oscars And Diversity

DISCLAIMER: Some of you may wonder about the lateness of this blog. True, I could have posted this around the time of the nominations or around the time the winners were announced. 3,649 more words


Alex Haley's Roots: Hollywood Gets It Right But Fails to Continue!

Fear knocked, Faith answered, and no one was there! —Christian Proverb

Recently, I purchased the 1977 television miniseries collection of “Roots: The Saga of an American Family… 1,402 more words


These Were the Films That Benefited Most from the Oscars Expanding the Best Picture Category

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the body that hands out the Oscars, is reportedly mulling a switch back to five Best Picture nominees only, as an expansion intended to get more blockbusters into the mix is widely seen as a failure. 186 more words