Apple prevails over Netflix and manages to make history at the Oscars with its movie CODA.
The nice apple tv+ movie CODA He triumphed at the 94th Academy Awards gala, winning three statuettes, including the Oscar for The best movie of the year. It is a historical fact as it is the first film from a streaming service that manages to win the prestigious award for best film.
But that is not the only feat of CODA. has also been the first film with a predominantly deaf cast to win best pictureand the star Troy Kotsur He is the first deaf male actor to win an Oscar. Siân Heder also won the prize for best adapted screenplay.
“Seventeen-year-old Ruby (Emilia Jones) is the only hearing member of a deaf family: a CODA or “child of deaf adults.” Her life revolves around performing for her parents (Marlee Matlin, Troy Kotsur) and working on the family’s fishing boat every day before school with her father and her older brother. her (Daniel Durant). But when Ruby joins her high school chorus club, she discovers a gift for singing and soon finds herself attracted to her duet partner, Miles (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo). Encouraged by her enthusiastic and tough choir teacher (Eugenio Derbez) to apply to a prestigious music school, Ruby finds herself torn between her obligations to her family and the pursuit of her own dreams.“.
CODA wins 3 Oscars
with this award Apple overtakes industry giants like Netflix getting the award for best film at the Oscars before any other streaming platform. Apple received a total of three awards at the 94th Academy Awards, all for which CODA was nominated:
- Best Movie: “CODA”
- Best Supporting Actor: Troy Kotsur in “CODA”
- Best Adapted Screenplay: Siân Heder for “CODA”
“On behalf of everyone at Apple, we are so grateful to the Academy for the honors bestowed on ‘CODA.’ We join our teams around the world in celebrating Siân, Troy, the producers and the entire cast and crew for leading such a powerful representation of the deaf community to audiences and breaking down so many barriers in the process. It has been so rewarding to share this vibrant and life-affirming story that reminds us of the power of film to bring the world together.” Zack Van Amburg, head of Worldwide Video at Apple.
What’s more, with CODA Apple has also imposed itself on the great production Netflix, “The power of the dog”, which came with the label of favorite and opted for a total of 12 awards, including best film. The Netflix production only gets the award for Best Direction.
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A very important step for Apple TV + that has made history at the 94th edition of the Academy Awards in different ways. It will undoubtedly be a boost for new and great productions to reach the platform.
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