Oscars 2021: Where to watch the nominated films

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A guide to where you can see all of the 2021 Oscar-nominated films in the UK, with the Academy Awards coming up this weekend.

With Promising Young Woman finally making its way to UK shores this weekend, it means home viewers can now see 6 of the 8 best picture nominations before the ceremony on the 25th of April. But in the age of streaming, it can be more confusing than ever to know where to find each film. So, for your convenience, here’s a handy guide of where you can find each of the nominated films here in the UK, split up by streaming service.



Crip Camp – Documentary Feature

Da 5 Bloods – Original Score

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga – Original song

Hillbilly Elegy – Supporting Actress (Glenn Close), Makeup and Hairstyling

The Life Ahead – Original Song

Love And Monsters – Visual Effects

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – Actor (Chadwick Boseman), Actress (Viola Davis), Costume Design, Makeup and Hairstyling, Production Design

Mank – Best Picture, Actor (Gary Oldman), Supporting Actress (Amanda Seyfried), Cinematography, Costume Design, Directing, Makeup and Hairstyling, Original Score, Production Design, Sound

The Midnight Sky – Visual Effects

My Octopus Teacher – Documentary Feature

News Of The World – Cinematography, Original Score, Production Design, Sound

Over The Moon – Animated Feature Film

Pieces Of A Woman – Actress (Vanessa Kirby)

The Trial Of The Chicago 7 – Best Picture, Supporting Actor (Sacha Baron Cohen), Cinematography, Editing, Original Song, Original Screenplay

The White Tiger – Adapted Screenplay


Amazon Prime

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm – Supporting Actress (Maria Bakalova), Adapted Screenplay

One Night In Miami – Supporting Actor (Leslie Odom Jr.), Original Song, Adapted Screenplay

A Shaun The Sheep Movie: Farmageddon – Animataed Feature Film (Also available on physical media)

Sound Of Metal – Best Picture, Acotr (Riz Ahmed), Supporting Actor (Paul Raci), Editing, Sound, Original Screenplay

Time – Documentary Feature (NOTE: Amazon have also released Time on YouTube and it is free to watch by all audiences.)



Mulan – Costume Design, Visual Effects

The One and Only Ivan – Visual Effects

Onward – Animated Feature Film

Soul – Animated Feature Film, Original Score, Sound





Greyhound – Sound

Wolfwalkers – Animated Feature Film



Emma. – Costume Design, Makeup and Hairstyling (Also available on physical media)

Promising Young Woman – Best Picture, Actress (Carey Mulligan), Directing, Editing, Original Screenplay

The United States Vs. Billie Holiday – Actress (Andra Day)


VOD – Available to rent from various sites

Better Days – International Feature film

Collective – Documentary Feature film, Internation Feature Film

Judas and the Black Messiah – Best Picture, Supporting Actor (Daniel Kaluuya), Supporting Actor (Lakeith Stanfield), Cinematography, Original Song, Original Screenplay

Minari – Actor (Steven Yeun), Supporting Actress (Yuh-Jung Youn), Directing, Original Score, Best Picture, Original Screenplay

The Mole Agent – Documentary Feature

Pinocchio – Costume Design, Makeup and Hairstyling

Quo Vadis, Aida? – International Feature Film

Tenet – Production Design, Visual Effects (Also available on physical media)


Currently Unavailable

Another Round – Directing, International Feature Film (Expected UK theatrical release 25th June 2021)

The Father – Best Picture, Actor (Anthony Hopkins) Supporting Actress (Olivia Colman), Film Editing, Production Design, Adapted Screenplay (Expected UK theatrical release 11th June 2021)

The Man Who Sold His Skin – International Feature Film (No current information on a UK release date)

Nomadland – Best Picture, Actress (Frances McDormand), Cinematography, Directing, Editing, Adapted Screenplay (Streaming on Disney+ from 30th April 2021)




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