Did They Get it Right? – Best Director – Oscars 2021


Here are the five nominees: (Winner in Bold)

Paul Thomas Anderson (Licorice Pizza)
Jane Campion (The Power of the Dog)
Ryusuke Hamaguchi (Drive My Car)
Kenneth Branagh (Belfast)
Steven Spielberg (West Side Story)

Biggest Snub:

Denis Villeneuve – Dune

My Overall Thoughts:

This is a category which has had a frontrunner from the start and it looks like there won’t be any surprises with the winner

My Rankings:

Director

5. Ryusuke Hamaguchi
4. Kenneth Branagh
3. Paul Thomas Anderson
2. Jane Campion
1. Steven Spielberg

Movies

5. Drive My Car
4. The Power of the Dog
3. Belfast
2. Licorice Pizza
1. West Side Story

Do I agree with the Oscar winner? – Yes and No!  I can understand how Campion could win here, but Spielberg did so much more with his remake of a movie Classic

Let me know what you think about these films and my rankings!

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