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Studio Execs Protest New Oscar Rules

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Studio Execs Protest New Oscar Rules

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Studio Execs Protest New Oscar Rules

Studio Execs Protest New Oscar Rules

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Hollywood studio executives chafe under new rules for the Academy Awards that bar them from sending free copies of their movies to other awards organizations. Opponents say the rules, combined with a shortened voting season, will prevent smaller-budget films from receiving recognition. NPR's Kim Masters reports.

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