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New envelopes for the 2011 Oscars

The 2011 Oscars will start a new tradition with new envelopes containing the winners' names that are read out on stage.

This year's ceremony marks the 70th anniversary of the use of the sealed envelope to announce Oscar winners.

The designer of the envelopes Marc Friedland explains the idea behind the new design.

  • 18 Feb 2011