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Full List of 2021 Oscar Winners

Full List of 2021 Oscar Winners

The 2021 Oscars are finally here. The awards show was one of the most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic which required amendments to rules but it has finally been able to honor the films, filmmakers, and more.

This year featured a variety of firsts including Yuh-Jung Youn becoming the first South Korean actress to win an award, while Chloé Zhao became the Chinese woman and the second woman ever to win the Oscar for directing.

With the ceremony spread from the Dolby Theatre and Union Station, it marks a return for award ceremonies to pre-pandemic normalcy.

Full list of winners below:

Best Picture
The Father
Judas and the Black Messiah
Nomadland (WINNER)
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Actor in a Leading Role
Riz Ahmed, Sound of Metal
Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Anthony Hopkins, The Father (WINNER)
Gary Oldman, Mank
Steven Yeun, Minari

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Viola Davis, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Andra Day, The United States vs. Billie Holiday
Vanessa Kirby, Pieces of a Woman
Frances McDormand, Nomadland (WINNER)
Carey Mulligan, Promising Young Woman

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Yuh-Jung Youn, Minari (WINNER)

Maria Bakalova, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
Glenn Close, Hillbilly Elegy
Olivia Colman, The Father
Amanda Seyfried, Mank

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Daniel Kaluuya, Judas and the Black Messiah (WINNER)

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

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

Best Adapted Screenplay
The Father (Christopher Hampton & Florian Zeller) (WINNER)

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Peter Baynham, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jena Friedman, Anthony Hines, Lee Kern, Dan Mazer, Erica Rivinoja & Dan Swimer)
Nomadland (Chloé Zhao)
One Night in Miami (Kemp Powers)
The White Tiger (Ramin Bahrani)

Best Original Screenplay
Promising Young Woman (Emerald Fennell) (WINNER)

Judas and the Black Messiah (Will Berson, Shaka King, Keith Lucas & Kenny Lucas)
Minari (Lee Isaac Chung)
Sound of Metal (Derek Cianfrance, Abraham Marder & Darius Marder)
The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Aaron Sorkin)

Best Costume Design
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (WINNER)


Best Original Score
Da 5 Bloods
News of the World

Best Animated Short Film
If Anything Happens I Love You (WINNER)

Genius Loci

Best Live-Action Short Film
Two Distant Strangers (WINNER)

Feeling Through
The Letter Room
The Present
White Eye

Best Documentary Feature
My Octopus Teacher (WINNER)

Crip Camp
The Mole Agent

Best Documentary Short Subject
Colette (WINNER)
A Concerto Is a Conversation
Do Not Split
Hunger Ward
A Love Song for Latasha

See Also

Best International Feature Film
Denmark, Another Round (WINNER)
Hong Kong, Better Days
Romania, Collective
Tunisia, The Man Who Sold His Skin
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Quo Vadis, Aida?

Best Sound
Sound of Metal (WINNER)

News of the World

Best Production Design

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

Best Film Editing
The Father
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal (WINNER)
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Cinematography

Judas and the Black Messiah
News of the World
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Visual Effects
Tenet (WINNER)

Love and Monsters
The Midnight Sky
The One and Only Ivan

Best Animated Feature Film

Over the Moon
A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (WINNER)

Hillbilly Elegy

Best Original Song
“Husavik” from Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
“Fight For You” from Judas and the Black Messiah (WINNER)
“lo Sì (Seen)” from The Life Ahead (La Vita Davanti a Se)
“Speak Now” from One Night in Miami
“Hear My Voice” from The Trial of the Chicago 7

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