On this installment of the Big Picture Podcast, FilmBuffOnline Editor-in-Chief Rich Drees and FilmBuffOnline Contributing Editor Natasha Bogutzki take to the microphones to give their first reactions to the films and filmmakers making the cut for this year’s Oscar voting. Will Mank and its ten nominations sweep the Oscars this year or will any of the six films that received six nominations each beat out the favorite? Rich and Natasha take a look at the nominations, talk about who didn’t get out whom they would have liked to see named and even find some interesting connections between many of the individual nominees.
Seeing the nominees is as easy as accessing just a couple of streaming services. [click for more]
What is the reason behind the shutout of Disney’s filmed version of the most popular Broadway musical of recent times? [click for more]
The Academy is taking an extraordinary measure that they have only done three times previously in delaying the Oscar ceremony until April 2021. [click for more]