I'm afraid I didn't get your point.
Enough with the clickbate titles.
The Oscars are not "rigged" to pick La La Land. The Oscars simply favor the consensus pick. There is no actual data that shows that La La Land is the consensus pick. It may very well be but it's just conjecture.
La La Land won BAFTA and the DGA, both awards that don't use a ranked ballot.
"There an many cheaper and more effective methods of getting a good, directional light source that won't lead newbies into mimicking at best mediocre results"
Is there a good tutorial you can point to?
Great. Now I feel old.
"To me, it was exactly the same," Allen said. "There's a camera, it tends to be lit, and the process is the same. "
Many high profile directors have a strong opinion in the film vs digital debacle. I just love that Woody Allen thinks this way.
And the movie looked great.
Hum... It doesn't...?