Why Oscar Season Is Great (Despite All the Evidence to the Contrary)
Because of the glut of websites and industries that have cropped up around the Academy Awards, it's natural to feel pretty cynical about Oscar season. It's a popularity contest. It's all about money. They don't reward the right films. It goes on forever. All of that is true, and yet I still find myself a touch giddy each and every September when Oscar talk starts heating up. I explain why over at IFC Fix.