Oscars 2021: a fine harvest of nominations for the French film “The Father” by Florian Zeller

Oscars 2021 a fine harvest of nominations for the French

The Father by Florian Zeller: this first film, by a Frenchman, has just been nominated for the Oscars in six categories and first in that of best film. The Father is here in competition with Judas and the Black Messiah by Shaka King, Minari by Lee Isaac Chung, Nomadland by Chloé Zhao, Promising Young Woman … Read more

“The Father”, the surprise guest of the Oscars

The Father the surprise guest of the Oscars

The Oscars invariably carries its share of great stories and unexpected successes that fuel the chronicles on this side of the Atlantic. Especially when, like this year, it is about a film directed by a Frenchman, Florian Zeller who, if he is a recognized playwright, had never (or almost) never held a camera. Since The … Read more

Oscars: Frenchman Florian Zeller wins Best Screenplay for The Father

Oscars Frenchman Florian Zeller wins Best Screenplay for The Father

Frenchman Florian Zeller won the Oscar for best screenplay for “The Father”, inspired by his play. Anthony Hopkins, 83, who plays the title role, won the statuette for best actor. This film tells the story of an old man who falls into dementia. “I was already extremely honored to have six nominations, to have two … Read more

“Nomadland”, “The Father”, “Soul” … where to see the films awarded at the Oscars 2021?

Nomadland The Father Soul where to see the films awarded

The 7th Art High Mass crowned the best films of the past year, but not all of them are yet available in France. Of the ten films awarded this year at the 93rd ceremony, only half are available in France. Feature films awarded in the main categories (best film, best director, best actor and best … Read more

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