An aborted series of wonderful videos

One of the difficulties in appreciating the first few years of the Academy Awards — other than the rampant favoritism, vote-rigging, and downright corruption — is that so many of the films and personalities are now completely forgotten.

I recently found these two videos on Youtube, which go through and list the official nominees, along with images and clips to help restore some sense of familiarity. I wish their creator had continued past the first two years, but here they are for those of you who would like to see them:

I may just have to learn how to do these kinds of videos, if only to continue in these fine footsteps down the pathways of Oscar history!

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