Alfonso Cuarón to win the Oscar for Best Director
|Trading start||Friday, October 11, 2013 3:00:00 PM GMT|
|Trading end||Monday, March 3, 2014 4:00:00 AM GMT|
|Event date||Sunday, March 2, 2014 11:30:00 AM GMT|
|Event||Oscars 2014 Best Director|
|Long shares||Long shares have been resolved at m฿ 10.00|
|Short shares||Short shares have been resolved at m฿ 0.00|
|Volume (total)||181 shares|
|Volume (7 days)||58 shares|
|Resolution Details||Alfonso Cuarón won the 2014 Oscar for Best Director.|
Long shares win if Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity) wins the 2014 Academy Award for Best Director. About the Oscars The 86th Academy Awards ceremony is an upcoming event during which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) will present its annual Academy Awards to honor the best films of 2013 in the United States. The ceremony is scheduled for March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles, California. About the Oscar for Best Director The Academy Award for Best Directing (Best Director), usually known as the Best Director Oscar, is one of the Awards of Merit presented to directors working in the motion picture industry. While nominations for Best Director are made by members in the Academy's Directing branch, the award winners are selected by the Academy membership as a whole. About Alfonso Cuarón Alfonso Cuarón Orozco is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer and editor best known for his films A Little Princess (1995), Y Tu Mamá También (2001), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), Children of Men (2006), and Gravity (2013). His fantasy adventure series Believe is due to be broadcast in 2013–2014. About Gravity Gravity is a 2013 3D space thriller and space drama film directed, co-written, co-produced and co-edited by Alfonso Cuarón. The film stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney as astronauts who survive the mid-orbit destruction of a Space Shuttle and attempt to return to Earth. Contract Rules
- If there is no Academy Award in 2014 or if there is not a unique director who wins the Academy Award for Best Director: long shares will be resolved at m฿0, short shares resolved at m฿10.
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