Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Karim Aziz Oghly chats with AUS student, Akbar Hasan, on “The Joker” and the “Academy Awards.”

In this podcast, Akbar Hasan, a student at the American University of Sharjah, sat down to discuss his thoughts on the recent “Joker” film, and whether or not it may be a serious contender at the upcoming Academy Awards. Hasan is also a big fan of comic books and cinema. Hasan spoke about his perception of the movie and his appreciation for the craftsmanship behind it. In the interview, comparisons between some of the worthy competitors are drawn. The modern context and the significance of the character himself are also discussed as factors that could be a hindrance to the award eligibility of “Joker.”