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An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the creation and history of the Academy Awards. Featuring interviews with such Oscar nominees and winners as George Clooney, Tom Hanks, Cher, Liza Minnelli, and Steven Spielberg. And the Oscar Goes To... celebrates the art and craft of movie making.



"...a solid look at the ceremony as an institution and the people who contribute to the biz...enlists waves of goosebumps and applause from the couch." -  Duluth News Tribune


Produced and Directed by
Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman

Produced by
Christopher Pavlick
Rick Spalla

Written by
Rob Epstein
Jeffrey Friedman
Sharon Wood

Edited by
Brian Johnson
Brad Fuller
Jake Pushinsky

Production Designer
Michael Fitzgerald

Director of Photography
Nancy Schreiber, ASC

Music by
Jeff Beal


To hear the score of And the Oscar Goes To..., composed by Emmy-nominated composer Jeff Beal, click here.


Craig Barron

Kirk Baxter

Ben Burtt

Annette Bening

Ellen Burstyn


George Clooney

Billy Crystal

Bruce Davis

Benicio Del Toro

Jane Fonda

Whoopi Goldberg

Tom Hanks

Jennifer Hudson

Cheryl Boone Isaacs

Janusz Kaminski

Kathleen Kennedy

Ben Kingsley

Jeffrey Kurland

Liza Minnelli

Helen Mirren

Michael Moore

Ve Neill

Robert Osborne

Jeannine Oppewall

Jason Reitman

Phil Alden Robinson

Steven Spielberg

Bruce Vilanch

Jon Voight