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The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
After the Fall is a play by the American dramatist Arthur Miller.
Aleksander Ford (born Mosze Lifszyc; 24 November 1908 in Kiev, Russian Empire – 4 April 1980 in Naples, Florida, United States) was a Polish Jewish film director; and head of the Polish People's Army Film Crew in the Soviet Union during World War II.
The Aleksander Zelwerowicz National Academy of Dramatic Art in Warsaw (Akademia Teatralna im.) is a public higher education institution in Warsaw, Poland.
Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn (11 December 1918 – 3 August 2008) was a Russian novelist, historian, and short story writer.
Andrzej Witold Wajda (6 March 1926 – 9 October 2016) was a Polish film and theatre director.
Anna is a 1987 film directed by Yurek Bogayevicz, it was adapted by Agnieszka Holland from an unauthorized story by Holland and Bogayevicz, based on the real life of Polish actress Elżbieta Czyżewska.
Arthur Laurents (July 14, 1917 – May 5, 2011) was an American playwright, stage director and screenwriter.
Arthur Asher Miller (October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005) was an American playwright, essayist, and figure in twentieth-century American theater.
Cinderella (Cenerentola, Cendrillon, Aschenputtel), or The Little Glass Slipper, is a folk tale embodying a myth-element of unjust oppression and triumphant reward.
David Halberstam (April 10, 1934April 23, 2007) was an American journalist and historian, known for his work on the Vietnam War, politics, history, the Civil Rights Movement, business, media, American culture, and later, sports journalism.
Doris Duke (November 22, 1912 – October 28, 1993) was an American heiress, socialite, horticulturalist, art collector, and philanthropist.
Esophageal cancer is cancer arising from the esophagus—the food pipe that runs between the throat and the stomach.
Everything for Sale (Wszystko na sprzedaż) is a 1969 Polish drama film written and directed by Andrzej Wajda.
Gniezno (Gnesen) is a city in central-western Poland, about east of Poznań, with about 70,000 inhabitants.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
Hedda Gabler is a play written by Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen.
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
For the South Carolina politician see James Merrill (politician) James Ingram Merrill (March 3, 1926 – February 6, 1995) was an American poet.
Janusz Głowacki (13 September 1938 – 19 August 2017) was a Polish playwright, essayist and screenwriter.
Janusz Nasfeter (15 August 1920 in Warsaw – 1 April 1998 in Warsaw) was a Polish film director, screenwriter and writer.
Jerzy Skolimowski (born 5 May 1938) is a Polish film director, screenwriter, dramatist and actor.
John Guare (rhymes with "air"; born February 5, 1938) is an Irish American playwright.
Lech Wałęsa (born 29 September 1943) is a retired Polish politician and labour activist.
Maria Mitsotáki (Μαρία Μητσοτάκη, 1907-1974) was an Athens socialite, born to a prominent Greek political family.
Marriage of Convenience (Malzenstwo Z Rozsadku) is a Polish musical comedy from 1966 directed by Stanisław Bareja.
Martha Clarke (born June 3, 1944) is an American theater director and choreographer noted for her multidisciplinary approach to theatre, dance, and opera productions.
A Master of Fine Arts (MFA or M.F.A.) is a creative degree in fine arts, including visual arts, creative writing, graphic design, photography, filmmaking, dance, theatre, other performing arts—or in some cases, theatre management or arts administration.
Moscow (a) is the capital and most populous city of Russia, with 13.2 million residents within the city limits and 17.1 million within the urban area.
Music Box is a 1989 American crime drama film that tells the story of a Hungarian-American immigrant who is accused of having been a war criminal.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
The Obie Awards or Off-Broadway Theater Awards are annual awards originally given by The Village Voice newspaper to theatre artists and groups in New York City.
The Obie Award for Distinguished Performance by an Actress was first presented in 1956.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland (Rzeczpospolita Polska), is a country located in Central Europe.
Prince Charming is a fairy tale character who comes to the rescue of a damsel in distress and must engage in a quest to liberate her from an evil spell.
Putney Swope is a 1969 satirical comedy film, written and directed by Robert Downey Sr. and starring Arnold Johnson as Swope, about the advertising world, the portrayal of race in Hollywood films, the white power structure, and the nature of corporate corruption.
Running on Empty is a 1988 drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring River Phoenix, Judd Hirsch, Christine Lahti, and Martha Plimpton.
Rzeczpospolita is a nationwide daily economic and legal newspaper and the only conservative-liberal newspaper in Poland.
Sally Kirkland (born October 31, 1941) is an American film and television actress.
San Salvador ("Holy Savior") is the capital and the most populous city of El Salvador and its eponymous department.
Solidarity (Solidarność, pronounced; full name: Independent Self-governing Labour Union "Solidarity"—Niezależny Samorządny Związek Zawodowy „Solidarność”) is a Polish labour union that was founded on 17 September 1980 at the Lenin Shipyard under the leadership of Lech Wałęsa.
Stanisław Bareja (5 December 1929 – 14 June 1987) was a Polish filmmaker.
The Changing Light at Sandover is a 560-page epic poem by James Merrill (1926–1995).
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered approximately 6 million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945.
The Saragossa Manuscript (Rękopis znaleziony w Saragossie, "The Manuscript found in Zaragoza") is a 1965 Polish film directed by Wojciech Has, based on the 1815 novel The Manuscript Found in Saragossa by Jan Potocki.
Warsaw (Warszawa; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.
When We Dead Awaken (Når vi døde vågner) is the last play written by Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen.
Wojciech Jerzy Has (1 April 1925, Kraków – 3 October 2000, Łódź) was a Polish film director, screenwriter and film producer.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Yale Repertory Theatre at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut was founded by Robert Brustein, dean of Yale School of Drama, in 1966, with the goal of facilitating a meaningful collaboration between theatre professionals and talented students.