Female Directors Were Frozen Out of This Year's Oscars, so They're Stealing the Broadcast's Ads

A stunt to break into the awards show from agency Mojo Supermarket

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On Sunday, the Academy Awards will take place for the 92nd time. And a man will win Best Director, because only men were nominated this year in a time-honored tradition that has resulted in only five Oscar nominations ever for female directors. The male-dominated category was the subject of an Issa Rae joke gone viral when the Insecure creator quipped “congratulations to those men” during an official Oscar noms announcement video.

Mojo Supermarket stepped in with a biting campaign created to remind movie fans of all the talent being left out of the ceremony.



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