The anticlimactic night was in many ways not too different from previous Academy Awards, and it showed the organization was willing to change only so much.
All of the Oscar winners can be watched at home. Here’s a guide.
It has been a surreal time in Hollywood, but Sunday night’s Academy Awards, which begin at 8 p.m. Eastern, could go down in movie industry history for several reasons.
I spoke with directors of the films competing for the top prize at the Oscars. Here are my takeaways.
People who live in homes-on-wheels should not have to be in constant fear of “the knock.”
Craving escapism from the Oscar contenders that reflect our sad reality.
Meanwhile, Riz Ahmed (“Sound of Metal”) and Carey Mulligan (“Promising Young Woman”) won lead acting trophies.
Our expert is here to help you catch up to one of the strangest awards seasons on record. Here is what he thinks will win.
Steve Gilula and Nancy Utley have been at the top of Searchlight Pictures for more than two decades, shaping the film industry with hits like “12 Years a Slave,” “The Shape of Water” and “Nomadland.”
At the pandemic Oscars, anything could happen. Here are the lessons from the nominations: The good, the bad and what needs fixing.
From a pajama-clad Jodie Foster to the teary “Minari” child star Alan S. Kim, they managed to make their acceptance speeches work from home.
The “Nomadland” filmmaker is the first woman of color to take the feature-film directing prize. She’s now the prohibitive front-runner for the Oscar.
Lynn Novick and Ken Burns revisit the life of Ernest Hemingway on PBS. And a documentary about a civil suit against the Ku Klux Klan airs on CNN.
Each of the eight contenders has a path to victory, but it will be harder for some than others. For now, keep your eye on “Nomadland.”
It should be the most diverse Oscar lineup in ages, and history may be made in the best-director category. Still, expect some snubs and controversies.
But the nominees include many independent films, after BAFTA overhauled its voting processes to rectify all-white, all-male shortlists.
Days after winning a Golden Globe for the film, Chloé Zhao was pilloried online for past remarks about China.
Nearly all of the big winners from the evening are available to stream. Here’s a look at where to find them and what The Times first had to say about them.
The acclaimed film required her to draw from a life she prefers to keep private. So when the director asked to cast her family, too, the star pondered whether to cross a personal line.
The director Chloé Zhao narrates a sequence from her film featuring the actress and David Strathairn.
Frances McDormand hits the road in Chloé Zhao’s intimate, expansive portrait of itinerant lives.
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The complex realities of subsistence escape “Hillbilly Elegy.” But as far back as Charlie Chaplin’s “City Lights,” filmmakers have been turning a discerning eye on destitution.
There are few big-budget contenders and the ceremony may be reduced, but the list of nominees could be more diverse than ever.
This year’s edition of the Lincoln Center staple is going virtual and to the Bronx — but there is still plenty to watch.
The first major international movie event since the coronavirus pandemic began drew to a close and handed out its biggest award.