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Entertainment Natalie Portman Honors Snubbed Female Directors With 2020 Oscars Look

04:00  10 february  2020
04:00  10 february  2020 Source:   etonline.com

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Natalie Portman continues to speak out on behalf of female directors with the names of those that were snubbed by the Oscars on her custom cape. The actress famously presented the award for best director at the 2018 Golden Globes where she announced the “all male nominees.”

U.S.-Israeli actress Natalie Portman wears a cape with the names of female film directors who were not nominated for Oscars as she arrives for the 92nd Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Portman has previously been outspoken about the lack of female representation in the best director category.

Natalie Portman posing for the camera © Steve Granitz/WireImage

Natalie Portman used fashion to make a statement at the 2020 Oscars. The 38-year-old actress stunned in a Dior gown and embroidered cape, the latter of which featured the names of all the female directors who weren't nominated for Oscars.

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After this year's nominations were announced, many expressed disappointment that no female directors were nominated in the category, which instead recognized Bong Joon-ho (Parasite), Sam Mendes (1917), Todd Phillips (Joker), Martin Scorsese (The Irishman) and Quentin Tarantino (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood).

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Natalie Portman used fashion to make a statement at the 2020 Oscars . The 38-year-old actress stunned in a Dior gown and embroidered cape, the After this year's nominations were announced, many expressed disappointment that no female directors were nominated in the category, which

Natalie Portman embroidered her Dior cape with all of the female directors who weren't nominated for # Oscars . This isn’t the first time Portman — who made her own feature directorial debut with 2015’s A Tale of Love and Darkness — has spoken out about Hollywood institutions’ failure to

Benjamin Millepied wearing a suit and tie: Amy Sussman/Getty Images © Amy Sussman/Getty Images Amy Sussman/Getty Images

Those who had apparently been snubbed included Greta Gerwig (Little Women), Marielle Heller (A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood) and Lorene Scafaria (Hustlers).

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This isn't the first time Portman has made a statement about the lack of female directing nominees. In fact, she presented the award at the 2018 Golden Globes, and introduced the category by saying, "Here are the all-male nominees."

Benjamin Millepied, Natalie Portman are posing for a picture: Steve Granitz/WireImage © Steve Granitz/WireImage Steve Granitz/WireImage

At Sunday's ceremony, Portman walked the carpet with her husband, Benjamin Millepied. The cute couple, who tied the knot in 2012, exchanged adoring looks as they posed for pics.

 


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