The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC have announced that the 96th Academy Awards will officially take place on Sunday, March 10, 2024.
The Academy Awards will once again be broadcast live on ABC and broadcast worldwide to more than 200 areas at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles.
Other important dates on the calendar include the general entry category submission deadline on November 15, the Governors Awards on November 18, the announcement of Oscar nominations on December 21 and the announcement of Oscar nominations on January 23, 2024.
Interestingly, the most recent Best Picture winner, Everything Everywhere All at Once, which premiered in South by Southwest, has been put in the festival spotlight as a possible trigger for other Oscar contenders (such as Ben Affleck’s Air in 2023). as SXSW premiere), the new date of the 96th Academy Awards coincides again with the festival in Austin, Texas, starting on March 8, 2024. IndieWire has reached out to a SXSW representative for comment.
While it’s unclear who will be the producers and hosts of the 96th Academy Awards, the Academy’s new leaders, CEO Bill Kramer and President Janet Yang, have indicated they want to retain producers Glenn Weiss and Ricky Kirshner and host Jimmy Kimmel, who they did too. without a problem the corresponding positions at the last Oscars. Last year, during a roundtable discussion with the press, Kramer said: “Our goal is to have a multi-year partnership with the producers.”
Some of the 2023 films already expected to be in the awards conversation include Martin Scorsese’s “Killers of the Flower Moon,” Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer,” and Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie.”
Check out all the key dates for the 2024 Oscars season below.
Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Submission deadline for general entry categories
Saturday, November 18, 2023
Thursday, December 14, 2023
Early voting begins at 9 a.m. PT.
Monday, December 18, 2023
Early voting ends at 5pm PT
Thursday, December 21, 2023
Announcement of the Oscar shortlists
Sunday, December 31, 2023
Eligibility period expires
Thursday, January 11, 2024
Voting for nominations begins at 9 a.m. PT.
Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Nomination voting ends at 5pm PT
Tuesday, January 23, 2024
Oscar nominations announced
Monday, February 12, 2024
Oscar nominees luncheon
Thursday, February 22, 2024
Voting for the finals begins at 9 a.m. PT.
Friday, February 23, 2024
Scientific and Technical Awards
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Voting for the finals ends at 5:00 p.m
Sunday, March 10, 2024
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