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Crowe took to Twitter to vent his frustration posting, "The Academy is removing cinematography, editing and make up from the televised show?"
The move comes a day after Motion Picture Editors Guild president Alan Heim asked Academy chiefs to reverse the decision.
"The Academy has heard the feedback from its membership regarding the Oscar presentation of four awards - Cinematography, Film Editing, Live Action Short, and Makeup and Hairstyling", the officers of the Academy's board of governors said.
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It read in part: 'When the recognition of those responsible for the creation of outstanding cinema is being diminished by the very institution whose objective it is to protect it, then we are no longer upholding the spirit of the academy's promise to celebrate film as a collaborative art form'.
Friday's decision follows a series of retreats by the academy, including a plan past year to introduce a new "popular" film category that was also scrapped after an outcry in Hollywood.
The Oscars will air Sunday Feb. 24 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
The Academy's reversal is the latest backpedal connected with this year's Oscars ceremony. Alfonso Cuarón aired his views while highlighting the important features that should be acknowledged every year during the live production via the social media giant as well.
The popular and elegant award show has been all the talk during the past few months after comedian Kevin Hart stepped down from his hosting gig this year. "So there's always a kind of awkwardness about someone going, 'Oh no, that was a mistake.' But a mistake is something you learn from and build upon".