Australian Academy Announces Film & TV Nominees for Aacta International Awards

The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (Aacta) announced its nominees in the film and newly-created television categories for its 10th Aacta International Awards.Chloé Zhao’s “Nomadland” leads the film nominations, earning six nods, including best film, best direction in a film and nods for stars Frances McDormand, David Strathairn and Swankie.

The Trial of the Chicago 7” follows with five nominations.

The late Chadwick Boseman earned two nominations posthumously for “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” (for which Boseman’s co-star Viola Davis was also nominated) and “Da 5 Bloods.”For the past ten years, the Aacta International Awards have honored excellence in film, with awards in seven categories.

But in 2021, the Australian Academy expanded the awards to include four television awards.Nominees for the Aacta International Award for best drama series are “The Crown,” “I May Destroy You,” “The Mandalorian,” “Mystery Road” and “The Queen’s Gambit,” with “Afterlife,

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