The 2017 Academy Awards will most likely be remembered for one almighty gaffe as his year Oscars had a lot of drama from MOONLIGHT taking over LA LA LAND in the last minutes to #whiteoscar which still persisted. But the most controversial one was the seclusion as well as the mingling of the epicenes .
KELLY MANTLE : the first transgender artist nominee for Oscars
Kelly Mantle is the first person to be eligible for an Oscar for Miguel Ali directed comedy drama “ Confessions of a Womanizer” in both male and female categories.
Alexis upset over no memoriam tribute to her transgender sister
With the images of an alive Australian Film Producer , Jan Chapman in the “In Memoriam” category Oscar was full of blunders . Oscar pay tribute to all the great personalities we lost we lost this year including our veteran actor OM PURI but actress Patricia Arquetle was upset as Oscar left her transgender sister (Alexis Arquette who died on September 11) missing from the “In Memoriam” tribute.
Transgender Anohni boycotted Oscars
Transgender Anhoni boycotted Oscar who was a nominee for best original song for “Manta Ray,” a collaboration with J. Ralph from documentary “Racing Extinction.” The reason for missing the ceremony was because she was exempted from performing live becaue of her transsexuality.
Moonlight steals the show
Despite the exemption of transgenders MOONLIGHT becomes the first LGBT film to take away Oscars. Moonlight uses one man’s story to often a remarkable and brilliantly crafed look at lives too rarely seen in cinemas.