The 93rd Academy Awards are coming soon! Nominations for Oscars were announced on March 15, 2021 and the awards ceremony will air live on ABC on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 8:00pm. The Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, will honour the best films of 2020 and early 2021.
Caledon Public Library is running an Oscars’ winner prediction contest! Make your Oscar predictions for a chance to win a $25 prepaid VISA gift card. You must be a Caledon resident to enter and win. Click here to enter. Ballots must be completed by April 24 at 11:59 pm.
We already have some of the Best Picture nominees and when the rest are available for order, we’ll get them too. Below is the complete list of the Best Picture nominees. Place your holds on the available titles now!
The Father: A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality.
Judas and the Black Messiah: Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panther Party per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Party Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.
Mank: 1930’s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane (1941).
Minari: A Korean family starts a farm in 1980s Arkansas
Nomadland: After losing everything in the Great Recession, a woman embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.
Promising Young Woman: A young woman, traumatized by a tragic event in her past, seeks out vengeance against those who crossed her path.
Sound of Metal: A heavy-metal drummer’s life is thrown into freefall when he begins to lose his hearing.
The Trial of the Chicago 7: The story of 7 people on trial stemming from various charges surrounding the uprising at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois.