26 Apr 2021

Oscars 2021 - All the looks, winners and speeches

3:28 pm on 26 April 2021

Nomadland, a recession-era tale about a community of van dwellers in the American West, won the Oscar for best picture. China native Chloe Zhao, won best director for the film.

Frances McDormand won her third Oscar for Nomadland, cementing her reputation as one of the best actresses of her generation.

And British actor Anthony Hopkins won his second Oscar for his heart-wrenching performance as a man with dementia in The Father.

Andra Day, Maria Bakalova and Amanda Seyfried on the red carpet at the 93rd Academy Awards 2021.

Andra Day, Maria Bakalova and Amanda Seyfried. Photo: AFP

Read back on how the night unfolded here:

Get the RNZ app

for ad-free news and current affairs