84th Academy Awards

This year's Academy Awards ceremony is being broadcast live from Los Angeles on 26 February 2012, and once again there is the chance of an Oscar for Germany. 'Pina', the dance epic directed by Wim Wenders, is nominated in the category of best documentary feature. The 3D film about the Pina Bausch Tanztheater in Wuppertal is dedicated to the choreographer Pina Bausch, who led the Wuppertal ensemble as artistic director until her death in 2009.