Oscars 2019

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Guardian Documentaries on the Oscars red carpet: 'It's strange, but brilliant'
The team behind our Oscar-nominated film Black Sheep explain how they knew instinctively it was special, and why they’re surer than ever that documentaries are the definitive artform of our age

Charlie Phillips and Lindsay Poulton, as told to Sophie Zeldin-O'Neill

02, Mar, 2019 @8:15 AM

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'You can't dismiss us any more': the rise of black female costume designers
Ruth E Carter hopes her Oscar win for Black Panther will open the door for more diversity in a field that’s been lacking

Dream McClinton in New York

02, Mar, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Rami Malek lined up as Bond 25 villain after Oscars win
The Bohemian Rhapsody star and best actor winner is set to join the much-delayed new 007 film, which is due to start shooting in April

Andrew Pulver

28, Feb, 2019 @11:32 AM

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Top costume designer calls Melissa McCarthy bunny outfit 'insulting'
Oscar-nominated Arianne Phillips attacks larky garb worn by McCarthy and Brian Tyree Henry at Academy Awards

Catherine Shoard

27, Feb, 2019 @12:57 PM

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The joy of necks: why everyone's wearing high necklines
Polo necks have been to this decade what miniskirts were to the 1960s. And, from the Oscars to the catwalks, the high-collared silhouette still reigns supreme

Jess Cartner-Morley

26, Feb, 2019 @5:12 PM

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The Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga gossip shows we are infantile about art | Rhik Samadder
The Star Is Born duo’s relationship has been subject to fevered speculation since their performance at the Oscars. When did we stop distinguishing between real life and acting?

Rhik Samadder

26, Feb, 2019 @4:11 PM

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Green Book producer sent angry emails to critics of the film
Charles B Wessler, one of the Oscar-winning film’s producers, wrote to journalists at NBC and Vanity Fair in response to critical articles

Andrew Pulver

26, Feb, 2019 @3:33 PM

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Spike Lee rounds on Donald Trump over Twitter attack
Oscar-winning director responds to the president’s claim that his acceptance speech was ‘a racist hit’

Catherine Shoard

26, Feb, 2019 @1:57 PM

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How the Vice make-up team won the Oscar for world's worst speech
There was strong competition, but Sunday’s ceremony provided one epic, multi-vehicular pileup

Stuart Heritage

26, Feb, 2019 @11:16 AM

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Oscars TV ratings improve for 'hostless' show
After 2018’s record low, viewing figures increased by 11.1% – despite the shortened broadcast being without comedy skits or a host

Andrew Pulver

26, Feb, 2019 @10:43 AM

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‘It's sort of the extreme’: Free Solo’s Alex Honnold on rock-climbing without ropes
He is the only person to have scaled El Capitan without protective equipment, and the film about his feat has just won an Oscar. What drives someone to take the ultimate risk?

Sam Wollaston

26, Feb, 2019 @6:00 AM

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‘Let’s do the right thing!’ How Spike Lee became Hollywood’s political conscience
The BlacKkKlansman director missed out on the best picture Oscar, but with US politics more divided than ever he remains the fearless voice the industry needs

Steve Rose

25, Feb, 2019 @4:48 PM

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