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1 week ago The best known award is the Academy Award of Merit, more popularly known as the Oscar statuette. Made of gold-plated bronze on a black metal base, it is 13.5 in (34.3 cm) tall, weighs 8.5 lb (3.856 kg), and depicts a knight rendered in Art Deco style holding a sword standing on a reel of film with five spokes. The five spokes represent the original branches of the Academy: Actors, Writers, …
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› Awarded for: Excellence in the American and International film industry
› Presented by: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and …
› First awarded: May 16, 1929; 93 years ago
2 days ago Innovations in motion pictures technology are recognized with the following awards: 1. Academy Award of Merit – an Academy statuette (an Oscar); 2. Scientific and Engineering Award – an Academy bronze tablet; and 3. Technical Achievement Award – an Academy certificate.
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