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The Big Story: February 27, 2017

Some of the Florida State graduates who worked on "Moonlight" can hardly believe what just happened at the Academy Awards on Feb. 26. From left, Joi McMillon, Nat Sanders, Adele Romanski and Barry Jenkins share an unbelievable moment on stage after "La La Land" was initially named the winner of Best Picture, only to have that announcement reversed and the award presented to "Moonlight."

Florida State University graduate Barry Jenkins and his crew of FSU College of Motion Picture Arts alumni claimed the top prize at the 2017 Academy Awards, winning the Oscar for Best Picture.

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