On Communist Party orders, the Oscars will be played down in Chinese media and not broadcast live on April 25. Photo: AFP On Communist Party orders, the Oscars will be played down in Chinese media and not broadcast live on April 25. Photo: AFP
On Communist Party orders, the Oscars will be played down in Chinese media and not broadcast live on April 25. Photo: AFP
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China roasts Oscars over Hong Kong documentary, Nomadland director’s ‘loyalty’

  • Do Not Split, about Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests, and Chloe Zhao, who made Nomadland, targeted by state media
  • Communist Party reportedly told media to play down Academy Awards, while in Hong Kong they will not be televised for the first time in over 50 years

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On Communist Party orders, the Oscars will be played down in Chinese media and not broadcast live on April 25. Photo: AFP On Communist Party orders, the Oscars will be played down in Chinese media and not broadcast live on April 25. Photo: AFP
On Communist Party orders, the Oscars will be played down in Chinese media and not broadcast live on April 25. Photo: AFP
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