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Here are the 2021 Oscar nominees

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Carey Mulligan in a library, sucking on a stripey straw and reading a book titled “Careful How You Go” in Promising Young Woman
Promising Young Woman
Photo: Focus Features

The last year of pandemic life has resulted in the strangest Oscar season ever, mostly because it barely started. In the middle of 2020, when it was clear that coronavirus would be a part of our lives for an unforeseeable future, the Academy chose to delay the entire production a few a months to give more movies a chance to release.

But after the late start, over 13 months after last year’s awards ceremony, we finally got our nominees. On Monday morning, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas took to the Academy’s livestream to let us know which films and filmmakers were up for the 2021 awards.

As for the actual awards, we’ve still got a bit of a wait. The ceremony, in whatever weird, Zoom-focused form it may take, will be held on April 25.

Until then, here’s the full list of 2021 Oscar nominees.

Best Picture

The Father
Judas and the Black Messiah
Mank
Minari
Nomadland
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Director

Thomas Vinterberg, Another Round
David Fincher, Mank
Lee Isaac Chung, Minari
Chloé Zhao, Nomadland
Emerald Fennell, Promising Young Woman

Best Actor

Riz Ahmed, The Sound of Metal
Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Anthony Hopkins, The Father
Gary Oldman, Mank
Steven Yeun, Minari

Best Actress

Viola Davis, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Andra Day, The United States vs. Billie Holiday
Vanessa Kirby, Pieces of a Woman
Frances McDormand, Nomadland
Carey Mulligan, Promising Young Woman

Best Supporting Actor

Daniel Kaluuya in a black beret in Judas and the Black Messiah
Judas and the Black Messiah
Photo: Warner Bros.

Sacha Baron Cohen, The Trial of the Chicago 7
Daniel Kaluuya, Judas and the Black Messiah
Leslie Odom, Jr., One Night in Miami
Paul Raci, Sound of Metal
LaKeith Stanfield, Judas and the Black Messiah

Best Supporting Actress

Maria Bakalova, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
Glenn Close, Hillbilly Elegy
Olivia Colman, The Father
Amanda Seyfriend, Mank
Youn Yuh-jung, Minari

Best Original Screenplay

Judas and the Black Messiah
Minari
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Adapted Screenplay

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
The Father
Nomadland
One Night in Miami
The White Tiger

Best Animated Feature Film

Onward
Over the Moon
A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
Soul
Wolfwalkers

Best Documentary Feature

Collective
Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution
The Mole Agent
My Octopus Teacher
Time

Best International Feature

a crowd cheers on mads mikkelsen as he drinks from a bottle
Another Round
Photo: Screen International

Another Round
Better Days
Collective
The Man Who Sold His Skin
Quo Vadis, Aidia?

Best Production Design

The Father
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Mank
News of the World
Tenet

Best Cinematography

Judas and the Black Messiah
Mank
News of the World
Nomadland
The Trail of the Chicago 7

Best Film Editing

The Father
Nomadland
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Emma.
Hillbilly Elegy
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Mank
Pinocchio

Best Costume Design

Emma (Anya Taylor-Joy) eats a berry as she stands next to Harriet (Mia Goth).
Emma
Photo: Focus Features

Emma.
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Mank
Mulan
Pinocchio

Best Sound

Greyhound
Mank
News of the World
Soul
Sound of Metal

Best Visual Effects

Love and Monsters
The Midnight Sky
Mulan
The One and Only Ivan
Tenet

Best Original Score

Da 5 Bloods
Mank
Minari
News of the World
Soul

Best Original Song

“Fight for You” from Judas and the Black Messiah
Hear My Voice from The Trial of the Chicago 7
“Husavik” from Eurovision Song Contest
“Io Si (Seen)” from The Life Ahead
“Speak Now” from One Night in Miami

Best Animated Short Film

Burrow
Genius Loci
If Anything Happens I Love You
Opera
Yes - People

Best Documentary Short Subject

Colette
A Concerto Is a Conversation
Do Not Split
Hunger Ward
A Love Song for Latasha

Best Live Action Short Film

Feeling Through
The Letter Room
The Present
Two Distant Strangers
White Eye