“Triangle of Sadness,” a satirical film co-produced by the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT), has been nominated for three Academy Awards, including best picture. The film, directed by Ruben Ostlund, recently won multiple awards at the European Film Awards and the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or. Alongside the best picture nomination, the film has also been nominated for best original screenplay and Ostlund has been nominated for best director. The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony will take place on March 12, 2022.
“Triangle of Sadness” will be competing against nine other films for the best picture award at the 93rd Academy Awards.
The other films nominated in this category are:
- “Everything Everywhere All at Once”
- “The Banshees of Inisherin”
- “The Fabelmans”
- “Top Gun: Maverick”
- “Avatar: The Way of Water”
- “All Quiet on the Western Front”
- “Women Talking”
“Everything Everywhere All at Once” received the most nominations overall, with 11 nods, including for its lead actors Michelle Yeoh and Ke Huy Quan.
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Other notable nominations include:
- Best Director: Ruben Ostlund (“Triangle of Sadness”), Martin McDonagh (“The Banshees of Inisherin”), Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert (“Everything Everywhere All at Once”), Steven Spielberg (“The Fabelmans”), Todd Field (“Tár”)
- Best actress: Ana de Armas (“Blonde”), Cate Blanchett (“Tár”), Andrea Riseborough (“To Leslie”), Michelle Williams (“The Fabelmans”), Michelle Yeoh (“Everything Everywhere All at Once.”)
- Best actor: Brendan Fraser (“The Whale”), Colin Farrell (“The Banshees of Inisherin”), Austin Butler (“Elvis”), Bill Nighy (“Living”), Paul Mescal (“Aftersun”)
- Best Supporting actress: Angela Bassett (“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”), Viola Davis (“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”), Ellen Page (“The Fabelmans”), Margot Robbie (“The Suicide Squad”), Amanda Seyfried (“Mank”)
- Best Supporting actor: Sacha Baron Cohen (“The Trial of the Chicago 7”), Daniel Craig (“The Last Duel”), Leslie Odom Jr. (“One Night in Miami”), Paul Raci (“Sound of Metal”), Lakeith Stanfield (“Judas and the Black Messiah”)
These are just some of the many categories and nominations. As the awards ceremony is going to happen on March 12, 2022., the final winner in each category is yet to be announced.