What The AFI Premieres Of 'Selma' And 'American Sniper' Might Mean For The Oscar Race

The Oscar race has some fresh blood after critics got a look at two new contenders at the AFI Fest on Tuesday.

"Selma," the Oprah Winfrey-produced chronicle of Martin Luther King Jr.'s campaign for equal rights, and Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper," which stars Bradley Cooper as a Navy SEAL, both screened at the festival, and the reviews are shaking up the playing field as Academy Award predictions continue to evolve. HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri spoke with HuffPost Entertainment Managing Editor Christopher Rosen on Wednesday about what Oscar prognosticators are saying and how this changes the quest for Hollywood gold.

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