Here we are. 2016. That means I go nuts and talk about movies and the best movies of the year and the worst movies the year and just, overall, this year in film.
Hooooooo boy the Oscars are here. And this year, as with every year, the nominees have their fair share of controversy. This year the acting nominees are a sea of white faces. Not a single person of color has been nominated for an acting Oscar (although one of them PLAYED a Native American this year! uh… oh jeez) and it has left audiences wondering: Why is #OscarSoWhite? (Lucifer forgive me I used a “hashtag.”) With all of the potential for people of color to be nominated this year, we are, once again, asking the same questions of the Academy.