The Strangest Oscars in History?

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Critics attacked Soderbergh's Academy Award ceremony for its anticlimax and lack of spectacle. But there were deserving winners, intimate moments and a real sense of an industry grappling with reality over fantasy.

Wearing white sneakers and talking about the essential goodness of human beings, Beijing-born Chloé Zhao was without a doubt the face of the 93rd Academy Awards as she accepted the Best Director Oscar for Nomadland.

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