The Academy Predictions About The Academy Itself Confuse Social Networks

After the historic confusion of envelopes in 2017, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has once again left us stunned. And is that last Monday, February 3, less than a week after the delivery of the Oscar 2020, the Academy Twitter account He published his official “predictions” for this year – giving Parasites for Best Film winner and Sam Mendes for Best Director for 1917.According to the alleged leak of the Academy, Parasites would be the big winner on Oscar night – followed by Sam Mendes and his 1917. (Image: © The Audiovisual Adventure / © eOne Films) MoreThis confusing gesture came only one day before the close of the voting – which takes place today, Tuesday 4 -, and the tweet in question was soon eliminated. before the avalanche of users who immediately launched themselves to share and comment on it. Now there are many tweeters who wonder if the organization accidentally leaked the winners it will announce next Sunday – which could reveal some internal fraud – or if, on the other hand, the account was the victim of a hacker. “Wait, have you just ruin everything? ”asked a user of the social network. “There is a network manager who is having a bad day,” replied another. To get an idea, the Academy tweet distributed the most important awards: Best Film: Parasites. Best Director: Sam Mendes (1917). Best Actor : Joaquin Phoenix (Joker) .Best Actress: Renée Zellweger (Judy) .Best Secondary Actor: Brad Pitt (Once upon a time in … Hollywood) .Best Secondary Actress: Laura Dern (Story of a marriage) .Best Foreign Film: Parasites. Best Animated Film: Klaus, Best Original Screenplay: Parasites, Best Adapted Screenplay: Jojo Rabbit, this pool is quite consistent with the most common predictions today, although it also breaks the schemes by granting no less than four Óscar to the Korean Parasites (adding the Best Production Design to those already mentioned), and specifically both the Best Film and the Best Foreign Film (a “redundancy” for which not many bet). For its part, 1917 would take 5 statuettes, while the 11 nominations of Joker would be specified in only 3 awards. Looking for Spain, it should be noted that, although Pain and Glory would finally be overthrown by Parasites and Antonio Banderas would lose to Joaquin Phoenix, the Spanish film Klaus would rise with Best Animated Film. How do you explain this tremendous slip by the Academy ? The truth is that the intriguing tweet coincided in time with the automatic launch of a widget for social networks called Oscars Prediction Experience, which allows users to create and share their own votes before the ceremony of the Sunday February 9 (10 according to European time). Think you know who will take home an Oscar this year? Make your #Oscars

predictions and tune in Sunday, Feb. 9 to see how you did! – The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 3, 2020 In response to the enormous turmoil caused, the Academy wanted to clarify the situation with another tweet: We invited fans on Twitter to make and share your #Oscars predictions.A ton of you already have! BriefA brief issue on Twitter made some of yours look like they came from our account.😳They didn’t. This error is now resolved.And we’ll reveal our picks on Sunday.— The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 4, 2020 “We had invited Twitter fans to share their predictions for the Oscars. And many of you have already done it! A small problem with Twitter made some of your predictions seem to come from our account. But it was not like that. The error has already been fixed. And we will reveal our chosen ones on Sunday. ”Could there be tongo? We will be very aware next Sunday 9 to see if the leak is met (and therefore, it could be true) or if, as the Academy maintains, everything is the result of a simple computer error.More stories that may interest you: