With the nominees officially announced, I give my two cents with some personal takes, who i’d vote for, and what I think the likely winners will look like.
Chantal Akerman’s 1975 masterpiece is a nail biting Hitchcockian thriller about housework. Really.
This is not a super hero movie. There is nobody in a spandex costume. Nobody has super powers. There are minimal special effects.
Some of the depictions of mental illness were nuanced and compassionate, while some missed the mark.
Putting it on the big screen amplifies what Downton Abbey is, and isn’t. It’s the anti-blockbuster, the polar opposite of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Forget politics, you folks are getting 1300-odd words about this here Cats trailer.