A total of 18 Oscar nominated films from 11 studios and distributors will be featured in Deadline’s very first film. nominees Contenders film event for the cinema awards season. The all-day live-stream event takes place on Saturday, April 10 starting at 10 a.m. PT, and follows our two-day weekend on the Contenders movie in the first phase of this highly unusual affected year. by a pandemic.
While we have hosted our popular Contenders Film events for the past decade, this is the first time that we will be doing a Phase Two, where AMPAS voters, Guilds and BAFTA will have the opportunity to experience close conversations. with many candidates. stars and filmmakers before voting. Because the TV Awards season was also virtual last year, we were able to make a nominees edition for that too and it was a huge success.
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Among the participating studios / distributors will be Amazon Studios, Apple TV +, Focus Features, Gravitas Ventures, Hulu, Magnolia Pictures and Participant, MTV Documentary Films, Netflix, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Super Ltd and Well Go USA Entertainment. The nominated films presented to date, along with their main filmmakers and stars, are Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, One Night in Miami, Sound of Metal, Time, Greyhound, Wolfwalkers, Emma, Promising Young Woman, The Mole Agent, The United States vs Billie Holiday, Collective, Hunger Ward, Mank, The Trial of the Chicago 7, Another round, The man who sold his skin, Quo Vadis, Aida? and Better days.
Moderators include Deadline’s Pete Hammond, Amanda N’Duka, Andreas Wiseman, Anthony D’Alessandro, Antonia Blyth, Dade Hayes, Dino-Ray Ramos, Dominic Patten, Joe Utichi, Justin Kroll, Todd McCarthy, Tom Grater, Matt Carey and Nancy Tartaglione.
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Register for the event at contendersfilm.fidgetcube.com. If you have any questions, email us at [email protected]
We’ll see you at Deadline: The Nominees’ Contenders movie on April 10th!