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French Cinema Nominees for the 2021 Oscars®

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 93rd Academy Awards on the morning of Monday, March 15, 2021, honoring films in a unique year for the industry. 

The 2021 Oscars will air live on ABC on Sunday, April 25, 2021, with France competing in the following categories! 

2021 Nominations

Best Picture
The Father by Florian Zeller
(Coproduction: Great Britain, France)

Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller for The Father

Best Actor in a Leading Role
Anthony Hopkins in The Father

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Olivia Colman in The Father 

Best International Feature Film
The Man Who Sold His Skin by Kaouther Ben Hania (Tunisia)
(Co-production: France, Tunisia, Germany, Belgium, Sweden)

Quo Vadis, Aida? by Jasmila Zbanic (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
(Co-production: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Romania, Austria, The Netherlands, France, Poland, Germany)

Best Animated Feature Film
Wolfwalkers
(Co-production: Ireland, Luxembourg, France)
Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart, Paul Young and Stéphan Roelants

Best Short Film (Animated) 
Genius Loci by Adrien Mérigeau and Amaury Ovise 

Best Documentary (Short Subject)
Anthony Giacchino and Alice Doyard for Colette

Best Costume Design
Massimo Cantini Parrini for Pinocchio
(Co-production: Italy, France)

Best Film Editing
Yorgos Lamprinos for The Father 
Frédéric Thoraval for Promising Young Woman

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Mark Coulier, Dalia Colli and Francesco Pegoretti for Pinocchio

Best Production Design
The Father
Production Design: Peter Francis; Set Decoration: Cathy Featherstone

Best Sound
Nicolas Becker, and Jaime Baksht, Michellee Couttolenc, Carlos Cortés, Phillip Bladh for Sound of Metal

For a complete list of nominees for the 93rd Oscars, click here.

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