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The shape of next year: an early look at 2019's Oscar hopefuls

Guillermo del Toro’s monstrous romance, Frances McDormand and Gary Oldman might have been crowned winners this year but who could be on stage next time?

Who could have predicted that Frances McDormand and Gary Oldman would have won lead acting Oscars this time last year? OK, well, maybe a lot of people, since neither award was a shock – but the season has seen a shifting set of favorites and a collection of films that have engaged audiences and critics more than usual.

Related: The Shape of Water’s Oscars win is the triumph of a real artist and immersive cinema | Peter Bradshaw

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Davos speakers: from Donald Trump to Malala Yousafzai

The World Economic Forum is fabled for its notable speakers. Here are 10 of this year’s

The annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos is attended by thousands of high-powered delegates from the worlds of politics, business and even entertainment. Here are 10 of the most high-profile figures appearing at the Swiss resort next month.

Davos is a Swiss ski resort now more famous for hosting the annual four-day conference for the World Economic Forum. For participants it is a festival of networking. Getting an invitation is a sign you have made it – and the elaborate system of badges reveals your place in the Davos hierarchy.

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