On the eve of the 90th Academy Awards, Kino picks the biggest snubs in Oscar history. We've scoured Oscar history and picked 10 cinema classics that were criminally overlooked for the world's biggest movie honor.
The Polish director has had a career spanning nearly six decades. But can his professional work be considered without reflecting on his controversial private life?
The actor and the director were ineligible for membership for violating the Academy's revised standards of conduct, which were adopted in the wake of the Weinstein scandal. Both were found guilty of sexual misconduct.
The French actress has worked with greats likes Luis Bunuel and Roman Polanski, often playing bourgeois women who teeter on the edge. Celebrated as one of Europe's best actresses, she is not without controversy.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expelled the acclaimed European film director in May over a 1977 statutory rape conviction. His wife, Emmanuelle Seigner, says the Academy showed "insufferable hypocrisy."
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