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Eurovision Movie’s “Húsavík” does not win 2021 Oscar for Best Original Song

Tonight Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga contended for another honor during the 2021 awards season. However this time, the potential win would have been celebrated by more than just the movie’s cast and crew. Since serving as the hometown of main characters Lars and Sigrid, the citizens of Húsavík have been campaigning hard for this year’s coveted …

11th time lucky? A look at Diane Warren’s Academy Award nominations

The below editorial features the opinions and views of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of #escYOUnited as a whole, Eurovision or the EBU. American songwriter Diane Warren is nothing short of a deity in the pantheon of pop music. She has written numerous classics you can name off-hand, won almost every award in the industry, and …

Winter of Fire: Documentary featuring Ruslana nominated for an Oscar

  Winter of Fire documents the 93 days and night of the Ukrainian Revolution, EuroMaidan, which ultimately lead to the overthrow of their Pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych. He refused to sign a EU agreement, and that is what lead to the EuroMaidan Revolution.   2004 Eurovision winner and activst Ruslana, heavily features in this production which is up for an …