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Infographic: The Oscars Love a True Story

We analysed 80 years of Oscars data to predict this year's Oscars winners. Along the way, we discovered some very interesting insights. Did you know 24% of Oscar winning films were based on a true story? Four of this year's Oscar nominees for Best Actor star in a film based on a true story. Is this a growing trend?

See our infographic below on the history of the "true story" genre and the Oscars.

Read our Data Scientists' Predictions for Oscars night!

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About the Author, Julian Diaz

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Julian Diaz is Head of Marketing for Principa. American born and raised, Julian has worked in the IT industry for over 20 years. Having begun his career at a major software company in Germany, Julian made the move to South Africa in 1998 when he joined Dimension Data and later MWEB (leading South African ISP). Since then, Julian has helped launch various South African technology brands into international markets.

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