The 94th Academy Awards will introduce the audience’s favorite film.
Starting today via Twitter or the oscars fan favorite site.US residents will be able to vote for their favorite movie released in 2021 – regardless of whether or not the film was nominated for an Oscar.
The first tweet must contain the hashtags #OscarsFanFavorite and #Sweepstakes , in this way the user can participate in the prize contest. While you can tweet your favorite movie up to 20 times a day, doing so will not result in multiple entries in the contest.
Additionally, users will be able to tweet their favorite scene, from a movie released in 2021, using the hashtag #OscarsCheerMoment . The winning scenes will be shown at the Oscars ceremony, along with fan tweets.
The audience prize
This is not a formal category of the Oscars, but it will give fans the opportunity to express their opinions on the best films of 2021. This way, the films that have been snubbed will be able to gain recognition.
In 2019, the Academy considered the creation of a category dedicated to the most popular films, for the 91st edition of the Academy Awards. But the operation was opposed by critics and members of the Academy, went up in smoke and was never repeated.
The film that gets the most votes by March 3 will be recognized at the awards ceremony on March 27 . Three users, among all those who voted between February 14 and March 3, will win a paid trip for them and a companion, to Los Angeles, where they will attend the ceremony.
Five users who have participated in the #OscarsCheerMoment will receive a prize package that includes a full year of free tickets to a cinema of their choice, subscriptions to streaming services and exclusive items from the Academy’s museum shop.
Who can participate
For both campaigns, only legal residents of the fifty states of the US and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, who are at least eighteen years old, (or attained the age of majority in the jurisdiction of residence, whichever is greater) at the time are eligible to participate. of participation.