5 Interesting VFX Oscar facts

93rd Academy Awards is almost here.The award ceremony takes place on Sunday, April 25, 2021 in Los Angeles. For India it will be Monday, April 26, starting at 5:30am.


7,000 Voters

Around 7,000+ active members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science vote across all categories to determine the winner. The voting is held online before the ceremony. Graphic


Most Award Winners

ILM VFX supervisor Dennis Muren won 9 Oscars in total: eight for Best Visual Effects and a Technical Achievement Academy Award (15 nominations).Gordon Jennings and Ken Ralston won 5 Academy Award for Best Visual Effects.
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No award

46th Academy Awards 1973, no award is given for Visual effects. Other times, a single film is given the award outright.

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Combined Award

From 1939 until 1962, visual effects and sound effects artists competed in a combined Best Special Effects category


Animated films in VFX oscar

Some animated and stop motion films nominated in Visual effects Oscar category: The Nightmare Before Christmas, Kubo and the Two Strings, and The Lion King. Incredibles 2 ,Isle of Dogs and Soul



Oscar VISUAL EFFECTS nominees for this year are Love and Monsters,The Midnight Sky,Mulan,The One and Only Ivan, Tenet. Aricle source Wikipedia, Image credits: Pixabay