It is an event that all aficionados of the seventh art look forward to. The 93rd Academy Awards will take place on the night of Sunday April 25. Due to the health crisis, a very special award ceremony will take place this year. The show will be split into two parts, with the Hollywood Boulevard Dolby Theater stage on one side, and Union Station, a historic train station in downtown Los Angeles, on the other. If the red carpet will not have the same charm as in previous years, several personalities will still come, to give prizes to others.
As usual, the nominees will receive a gift bag, whether they win a small golden statuette or not. The least we can say is that this time again the Oscars did not do things by halves, offering dream vacations, luxury beauty treatments, jewelry, clothing and works. custom-made art. If the bag is small, don’t be fooled by its size because in all, the gifts are worth $ 60,000.
Four heavenly stays for the named
In this little bag worthy of Mary Poppins, each named will be offered a two-night trip to Fiji, at the private Raiwasa Resort, with a staff of twelve people and your own five-star chefs, valued at $ 8,000. The bag also contains four nights in the Turks and Caicos Islands, at the Sailrock Resort, valued at $ 10,000. The nominee will also be able to enjoy three nights in the Dominican Republic, at the Casa del Campo complex, valued at $ 3,000. And finally, three nights in the Bahamas in an “ecological suite” are added, at the Kahari Resort, details Page Six.
Cosmetics, vegan sneakers … and a PETA hammer!
The gift bag also includes vouchers and invitations for spa treatments, a membership card for a wellness and yoga center, a cookbook that contains QR codes for ordering take-out meals and even advice on how to order. personalized investment, according to Vogue and The List. Also on the gift list are vegan LOCI sneakers, beauty and care products from Hotsy Totsy Haus, British M Annatto Hair Oil and Miage Transformative Skincare. Elixinol Good Night CBD capsules are also in the bag, as are a sound acupuncture device, a smart headband for sleep and meditation. In the different and engaged giveaway genre, we find a PETA hammer for breaking into cars to save animals, and a copy of Change-Maker Village, a children’s book on the fight against racism. As if this pretty flock was not enough, there are added tea, socks, Vintage Eyewear sunglasses, capsules to reduce chest pain during menstruation and Weed Cellars whiskey.
Director Bong Joon-ho at the 2020 Oscars © Zuma Press