On our new show #FollowTheHashtag, we traced the origins of the #OscarsSoWhite movement. Find out how a single tweet posted out of the living room has turned into an international campaign leading to Hollywood stars boycotting the Oscars.
No African-Americans were nominated for an Oscar in 2016. This year, 18 individuals from minority groups are in the running. Here's how the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has tried to tackle its race row.
From "Star Wars" actor John Boyega to Emma Watson of "Harry Potter," from Ice Cube to Tina Fey, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences members' invitation list is longer - and more diverse - than ever.
Hollywood must wake up and understand that its international audiences want diverse films, says DW's Scott Roxborough. Just shaking up the Academy won't solve #OscarsSoWhite.
Amid the #OscarsSoWhite controversy over all-white acting nominees, journalism drama "Spotlight" has won the 2016 Oscar for best picture. First-time winners Leonardo DiCaprio and Brie Larson took home top acting honors.
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