- BBC World News
There are eight stories for every taste: from biographical tapes to portraits of nomads living in the United States.
Feature films, which were released on April 25 and were nominated in the best film category at this year’s Oscars, feature subjects that attract attention especially with their films. variation in this edition.
Even “Lack”A Netflix movie directed by David Fincher is running 10 nominations races, with six other nominations each, six nominations for the best film.
So far both Wandering They won huge awards at award ceremonies such as “The Chicago 7 Trial” and Golden Globe and SAG, making them strong candidates for Oscars.
We will tell you what 8 films aiming to win the Oscar for the best picture are about.
Directed by the American David Fincher, the film focuses on creating the first draft of the film’s script. “Citizen Kane”It was managed by Orson Welles and launched in 1941.
British actor Gary Oldman stars as screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz, who retires to a desert house to finish the work of his life.
The feature film was shot in black and white and was made from a script written by David Fincher’s own father.
The movie starring Anthony Hopkins and Olivia Colman, progressive memory loss It affects an 80-year-old man and his family.
The main character named Anthony lives in a wealthy London apartment and receives frequent visits from Colman’s loving daughter Anne.
But things start be out of order. One day, on one of these visits, she becomes not Anne herself, but another actress who replaces Colman.
It can be noted that the decoration of the apartment has also changed.
“I wanted the movie to be more than just a story. an experience“It’s as if you (the audience) lost your way,” said director Florian Zeller in an interview with the BBC.
Zeller wrote “The Father” as a French play ten years ago.
Two-time Oscar winner Frances McDormand portrays Fern, a widow whose Nevada mining town is in financial collapse.
Maturity, start living vanand search for seasonal jobs in different locations in the USA.
On Fern travels, he meets other non-actors nomads, many of whom have actually embraced this lifestyle.
McDormand started the project and produced the movie directed by Chloé Zhao and inspired by the book “Nomadland: Surviving America in the 21st Century”.
The feature film won the Golden Globe award for best film and garnered numerous accolades during the US awards circuit.
Judah and the Black Messiah (“Judah and the black messiah”)
Daniel Kaluuya, one of the most famous actors of the season, plays in the movie. Fred hamptonIs a mysterious Black Panther activist who was killed during the 1969 Chicago police and FBI raid.
In contrast, William O’Neal’s character is played by Lakeith Stanfield, an FBI informant. Black panthers and provides information that led to Hampton’s death.
Hampton became known within the party after negotiating a truce between his group and two rival street gangs, and his presence and speaking skills framed him as a future leader.
But its rise coincided with the FBI counterintelligence program aimed at discrediting black nationalist groups.
A federal investigation showed that only one shot came from the Black Panthers during the raid, with police firing 82 to 99 rounds.
Minari tells the story of the Yi family moving from California to a rural area. Arkansas to start an agricultural enterprise.
Father Jacob plans a better future for his wife and two children by teaming up Korean vegetables and selling them to restaurants and vendors.
His wife Monica is not so convinced. Their mother, the children’s grandmother, moves in to help the crops.
The director of the movie, Lee Isaac Chung, also grew up on a farm with his family.
The Promising Young Woman (“Good revenge” or “A promising young woman”)
Carey Mulligan plays the lead role of 29-year-old Cassie Thomas, who goes solo to a nightclub every week, as if to a nightclub. is-dirá eraser.
Men who, despite looking drunk, often help him find an excuse to take him home to have sex with him.
But Thomas is there to bring justice to his best friend, who is the victim of rape.
This is the basis of the feature film directed by Emerald Fennell, who was also nominated in the directing category.
How does it feel to gradually lose your hearing?
Filmmaker Darius Marder, Sound of Metal He could perceive this with a particular sound design that was also recognized in the Oscar nomination.
The film tells the story of Ruben, a drummer who survived drugs and must adapt to the world after losing his hearing ability.
The young man decides to take a break from his relationship with his girlfriend Lou, the vocalist of his band. enter a retirement place for deaf people suffering from addiction.
The facility is run by an American war veteran named Joe who lost his hearing while serving in the Vietnam War.
Chicago 7 Case (“Chicago 7 Trial”)
The plot unfolds amidst a federal trial against eight prominent activist leaders. accused of conspiracy Firing protests against the Vietnam War during the Democratic National Convention in Chicago in 1968.
Among those mentioned are personalities like Abbie Hoffman, social activist who founded the International Youth Party, and Bobby Seale, one of the leaders of the Black Panthers.
Directed by Aaron Sorkin and inspired by real events, the film brings together famous actors and won huge awards for its script and performances by its heroes.
You can now receive notifications from BBC Mundo. In order not to miss our best content, download and activate the new version of our application.