Awards Season Roundup: Ebert says Phoenix deserves Oscar consideration
By Sean O’Connell
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As Joaquin Phoenix comes clean on David Letterman’s program, Roger Ebert sits down with “I’m Still Here” director Casey Affleck. In the column, Ebert writes, “Based on what [Affleck] said, ‘I’m Still Here’ must be considered a fiction feature, and Phoenix’s work in it must be considered eligible for an Academy Award nomination.”
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