Minari, a Korean family film trying to make a life in the United States in the 1980s, catches international viewers’ eyes. Following several awards winning, Minari was nominated for multiple awards. Check out the complete list of the awards nominations and where to watch online Minari.
“Minari” A Korean Family Film Awards Winning and Multiple Awards Nominations
Minari is a film that tells the story of a South Korean family who moves to the United States in the 1980s. They pursued their own American Dream by starting a farm in a rural area in Arkansas.
The film reveals the powerful strength of family and what it makes truly a home amid the uncertainty and hardships of this new life in the new place.
It’s written and directed by Lee Isaac Chung, an American filmmaker of South Korean descent. He wrote the script based on his real-life story.
The starring roles consist of Steven Yeun, Yeri Han, Yuh-Jung Youn, Noel Kate Cho, Alan Kim, Scott Haze, and Will Patton.
Minari means water dropwort or watercress in English. Check out the recipes from “Minari” screen to try at home.
“Super, super delicious!” – Alan Kim— A24 (@A24) February 12, 2021
From the @MinariMovie family table to yours 🍲🍽️ Download and print a set of #Minari recipe cards, featuring Yuh-Jung Youn’s signature kimchi jjigae and chicken wings from @steveyeun’s mom. https://t.co/BAaKf0wcDR
“Minari” Awards Winning
Minari was debuted at the Sundance Film Festival in early 2020. The film has won two awards from the 2020 Sundance Film Festivals for U.S. Dramatic Grand Jury Prize and U.S. Dramatic Audience Award.
Furthermore, the American Film Institute and the National Board of Review named it one of the Top 10 Films of The Year in 2020. The film also won Best Original Screenplay and Best Supporting Actress (Yuh-Jung Youn) on the National Board of Review.
Minari Awards Nominations
Here are Minari awards nominations in 2021.
1. 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations
- Best Feature (Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Christina Oh)
- Best Director (Lee Isaac Chung)
- Best Male Lead (Steven Yeun)
- Best Supporting Female (Yeri Hand, Yuh-Jung Youn)
- Best Screenplay (Lee Isaac Chung)
The 36th Film Independent Spirit Awards in 2021 will take place on April 22. It will air on IFC at 10:00 pm E.T. and 7:00 pm P.T.
2. The 26th Critics Choice Awards (CCA) Nominations
- Best Picture
- Best Actor (Steven Yeun)
- Best Supporting Actress (Yuh-Jung Youn)
- Best Young Actor/Actress (Alan Kim)
- Best Acting Ensemble
- Best Director (Lee Isaac Chung)
- Best Original Screenplay (Lee Isaac Chung)
- Best Cinematography (Lachlan Milne)
- Best Foreign Language Film
- Best Score (Emile Mosseri)
The 26th Critics Choice Awards in 2021 will take place on March 7. It will air on The C.W. from 7–10 pm ET/PT.
3. The 27th SAG (Screen Actors Guild) Awards
- Best Ensemble
- Best Leading Actor (Steven Yeun)
- Best Supporting Actress (Youn Yuh-Jung)
The 2021 SAG Awards will take place on April 4. It will air on TNT and TBS at 6 pm P.T./9 p.m. E.T.
4. The 78th Golden Globe Awards
- Best Motion Pictures – Foreign Language Film
The 78th Golden Globe Awards will be held on February 28. It will air on NBC at 5 pm P.T./8 p.m. E.T.
5. The 93rd Academy Awards (Oscars)
- Best Original Score
- Best Original Song
A24’s @MinariMovie is out today! 🌱— Sony Music Soundtracks (@SonySoundtracks) February 12, 2021
You can now hear the film’s stunning original score, composed by @emilemosseri, wherever you listen to music. (tissues not included 😭)https://t.co/9xgGJKs5XO 🎶 pic.twitter.com/AqZ4I9hRAv
Release date & where to watch online Minari?
Beginning February 12, you can watch online “Minari” on A24’s virtual screening room. On February 26, you can also streaming “Minari” on major streaming platforms for Video-On-Demand, such as Amazon Prime, Google Play, iTunes/Apple T.V., and more. It is also available in theater tickets.minari.movie.
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