I have little against the Oscars or film awards.
It's the industry patting itself on the back. Every Industry has the same. Every entertainment format has a multitude of them, every country has a multitude of them and they are thus equally irrelevant or important depending on what you want to think of them.
'If the Apocalypse starts, beep me!' - Buffy Summers
'The sky's the limit.....' Jean-Luc Picard, 'All Good Things'
courtesy of Saquist