My thoughts on the black & female Oscar-Bafta Snubs
uploaded : Friday 20th Feb 2015 at 13:56
by : Carol Gould
Never in all my years as a BAFTA member — 32, to be precise — have I been so astonished on the day the nominations were announced. My shock was compounded by the Oscar line-up.
My favourite films of the year — and I hasten to add not entirely because they were directed by women — were Selma, directed by Ava DuVernay; Belle, directed by Amma Asante; and Unbroken, directed by Angelina Jolie...