February 23, 2017

Slumdog Millionaire takes eight Oscars

Slumdog Millionaire takes eight OscarsHit British film Slumdog Millionaire has won the top prize at the Academy Awards, winning eight Oscars including best director and best picture.

The film, set in the slums of Mumbai, won eight awards in total, including gongs for best adapted screenplay, cinematography, sound mixing, film editing, best original score and best song.

In a great night for Britain, Kate Winslet won the best actress Oscar for The Reader, Man on Wire was awarded best documentary feature and The Duchess won best constume design.

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