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In a significant nod to a theatrical 12 months strangled by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Academy of Movement Photo Arts and Sciences will allow push-in videos to qualify for the 2021 Oscars.

In reality, on Tuesday the Academy’s Board of Governors voted for quite a few fantastic revisions to its common principles owing the pandemic which closed theaters all-around the state.

Movies historically have to complete a 7-day in a Los Angeles County theater, with three reveals a day, to be eligible for the Oscars.

But for the 2021 Oscars, travel-in theaters in main metropolitan areas –  Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco/Bay Area, Chicago, Miami and Atlanta – will now qualify as business venues as long as the film in issue screens once day-to-day for a 7-day operate. 

The Board of Governors further adjusted their elgibility suggestions Tuesday as theaters go on to open across the country.

The board decreed that films may now qualify with a theatrical release in an expanded checklist of cities (Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco/Bay Space, Chicago, Miami, Atlanta), screening at least a few occasions daily for 7 days.

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The Academy experienced now decreed in April that for the 2021 Oscars, movies that have been supposed for theatrical release, but are at first manufactured offered by professional streaming, VOD assistance or other broadcast (assume “Mulan”) because of to the pandemic, can qualify.

The movies ought to be manufactured created obtainable on the Academy’s protected screening place member site in just 60 days of the film’s streaming/VOD launch or broadcast. (It is optional for films with a theatrical release.)

The Oscars are prepared for April 25, 2021.


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