Seven of the Eight Best Picture Oscar Nominees are White Male Stories Written, Directed and Starring White Males

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1. American Sniper
2. Birdman
3. Boyhood
4. Grand Budapest Hotel
5. The Imitation Game
6. The Theory of Everything
7. Whiplash

The only exception: “Selma,” about Martin Luther King.  The actors, writer and director weren’t nominated. “Selma” was only nominated for best picture and best song.

There were no female writers or directors or cinematographers nominated.

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