Beverly Hills, CA - On March 2, 2014, FTVM student Zaineb Abdul-Nabi will be among 6 college students selected nationwide to join "Team Oscar" and will deliver Oscars to celebrity presenters onstage along with Oscar host, Ellen DeGeneres. "Team Oscar" is a video and essay competition open to U.S. college students and Zaineb's creative video was selected by Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, actor Channing Tatum, and the Academy.
In an Oscar press release, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said, "We created this contest last year to give students who are passionate about film, the opportunity to set their sights on the future. We received so many inspiring submissions this year that it made for a difficult choice, but the talent and stories of these six winners really represent what Team Oscar is all about and convinced us that they are a perfect fit for the Oscar stage."
Read more about the contest here!
Stay tuned to see more about Zaineb at the Oscars!
Zaineb Abdul-Nabi's winning film submission