Rope Of Silicon’s Oscar contenders
I’m Still Here:
Magnolia, the film’s distributor, isn’t a big time player, but they have been nominated for best feature documentary in the past (Enron: The Smartest Guys In The Room) and producer Mark Cuban knows how to get publicity. It is also directed by an Academy Award nominated actor (Casey Affleck) and features an Academy Award nominee (Joaquin Phoenix). But since many people think the whole endeavor is a put on I don’t think it has any chance for a nomination.
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