The 96th Academy Awards get underway on March 10th, 2024 and, as ever, it's poised to be a very competitive state of affairs.
Here on our blog post, we'll be housing and updating all the twists and turns in this year's race, beginning with the recent slate of film festivals that outline prospective favourites.
This will then be updated with the nominations when they arrive in January 2024 and concluded with the triumphant winners from this year's ceremony.
Venice Film Festival round-up
Yorgos Lanthimos' surreal new drama Poor Things, starring Emma Stone, wins the Golden Lion at Venice. Is it the pack leader for the Oscar nominations?
Telluride Film Festival round-up
There's critical acclaim for All of Us Strangers, starring Aftersun Oscar nominee Paul Mescal and Andrew Scott, plus Emerald Fennell's new drama Saltburn.
Toronto Film Festival round-up
Anthony Hopkins must be a shoo-in for Best Actor for his portrayal of humanitarian Nicholas Winton in One Life.
London Film Festival round-up
From Martin Scorsese's Killers of the Flower Moon to Jeff Nichols' The Bikeriders, the 2023 BFI London Film Festival has been crammed with Oscar-courting highlights.
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