Among other things, The Favourite” by Director Yorgos Lanthimos’s “in the categories “Best Film”, “Best Director” and “Best actress” in the race. The history farce is competing in these categories with the black-and-white Drama “Roma”by the Mexican Alfonso Cuaron. With a total of ten nominations in the history are a farce, and the Netflix production favorites at the Oscars. You follow, each with eight nominations for “A Star is Born” and “Vice”. The Oscar Academy announced.

In the main category “Best Film” walk beside “The Favourite” ( click here to read the detailed review on SPIEGEL ONLINE ), the following six additional plants into the race: “Black Panther”, “BlacKkKlansman” “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “the Green Book”, “A Star Is Born” and “Vice”.

“Roma” is also nominated for the best foreign language Oscar, the category in which the German contribution “works without the author” by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck in the race for the most important film awards. The second nomination has the portrait of the Artists in the category “Best camera”. Most recently, in 2007, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck with the Stasi Film “the lives of Others took” the trophy to Germany.

As the best of the main Actresses, Yalitza Aparicio (“Roma”), Glenn Close, “the wife of The Nobel laureate”, Olivia Colman (“The Favourite”), Lady Gaga (“A Star Is Born”) and Melissa McCarthy (“Can You Ever Forgive Me?) .

Christian Bale (“Vice”), Bradley Cooper (“A Star Is Born”), Willem Dafoe (“At Eternity’s Gate”), Rami Malek (“Bohemian Rhapsody”) and Viggo Mortensen (“the Green Book”) as best lead actor / actress nominated.

The Oscars are this year for the 91. Time to forgive – in the night of 24. on the 25. February.


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