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Let's take a closer look at this year's directing and screenplay Oscar categories

Director Chloé Zhao and Frances McDormand on the set of Nomadland
Director Chloé Zhao and Frances McDormand on the set of Nomadland
Photo: Joshua James Richards (20th Century Studios)

This year’s Academy Awards are still a few weeks off. Leading up to Hollywood’s biggest night, Film Club is taking a close look at each of the major Oscar categories to determine what will win and what should win. On the second installment of their four-week series, critics A.A. Dowd and Katie Rife dive into the writing awards, Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay. After that, they pivot to a discussion of this year’s Best Director race. Aaron Sorkin and David Fincher fans, listen at your own risk.

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