Bernardo Villela is like a mallrat except at the movies. He is a writer, director, editor and film enthusiast who seeks to continue to explore and learn about cinema, chronicle the journey and share his findings.
I wasn’t sure why Bombshell was even a contender until I saw who played Ailes in the win-montage.
With Parasite having so many other nominations who won Best International Feature Film was a foregone conclusion. I hope that in future years, following the furor caused by Nigeria’s disqualification that the antiquated rules that are a relic of Best Foreign Language Film days are scrapped.
True, Elton John doesn’t beed an introduction, but he still could have been afforded one. I know introducing the acts has been time-cutting maneuver but it seems weird.
Ancestral lands comment to open Taika’s intro is great. Cutting down the Governor’s Awards wasn’t so cool.
Female conducting live performances of the Best Original Scores. AN Academy first.
Bong-Joon Ho running away with the night.
Steven Spielberg always makes an appearance, this time for the In Memoriam.
With Best Actor there was finally BAM Awards agreement.
As has been the case in Awards Season, Joaquin Phoenix’s speech was pretty much all political.
And him quoting something his brother wrote made me cry. Oof.
“Run to the rescue with love, and peace will follow.”
Should’ve seen Zellweger’s win coming. Didn’t.
Jane Fonda coming out to read Best Picture. Awesome.
It only took 92 Years, but a foreign film has won Best Picture. It’s about time. Amen.
Renée Zellweger was practically delivering a keynote address and suddenly you’re going to cut the mics on the Best Picture team Oscars?