On the night of Monday, March 28, the 94th Academy Awards ceremony was held in Los Angeles. The winner of the main award of the evening – for Best Film – became known.
According to film academics, it became the best film of the year CODA: A child of deaf parents.
CODA: Child of Deaf Parents – comedy-drama film directed by Shan Heider about adulthood, a remake of the French film Lingerie family (2014). According to the plot, Ruby is the only hearing member of the family trying hard to balance his life, while helping the family business and developing his singing talent.
This year, ten paintings claimed victory in the main Oscar nomination: Belfast, Don’t Look Up, Dune, Licorice Pizza, Dog Power, Code, Get Driving My Car, King Richard, Alley of Nightmares and Westaid Story.
Jane Campion received the Best Director Award for Best Picture The power of the dog. She became the third woman in history to receive this award (after Catherine Bigelow and Chloe Zhao).
94th American Film Academy Awards Ceremony was held March 27 at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles.
The ceremony was hosted by three female comedians – Amy Schumer, Regina Hall and Wanda Sykes. Shortly before the ceremony, Amy Schumer invited Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to take part in the ceremony.
Statements in support of Ukraine were made from the red carpet – many guests of the ceremony complemented the outfits with blue ribbons in support of refugees from Ukraine and icons in the colors of the Ukrainian flag. These are Jason Momoa, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jamie Lee Curtis, Diane Warren, Yoon Ye Jeong, Francis Ford Coppola and many others.