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Speeding up the Oscars speeches


The Oscars organisers are giving this year's show a makeover. They want to make it faster and more entertaining - and cut out boring acceptance speeches.

So how will they do it? Peter Bowes met Tom Sherak, the President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science, at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.

Pictures courtesy: Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences

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