29% pick 2-time Oscar-nominee David Fincher (‘Mank’) as most overdue director, while Spike Lee and Christopher Nolan tie at 24% [Poll Results]

29% pick 2-time Oscar-nominee David Fincher (‘Mank’) as most overdue director, while Spike Lee and Christopher Nolan tie at 24% [Poll Results]
The coronavirus pandemic has thrown a curveball at the film industry and theater chains, as productions went on hiatus and moviegoers got cut off from indoor screenings. Meanwhile, the fall festivals that usually signal the start of the awards season will be more virtual and less physical experiences. But Covid be damned, the Oscars will carry on even if the 93rd Academy Awards has been pushed to April 25 next year.

But somehow, some way, the contenders will be seen and ballots will be filled out. One helmer who doesn’t have to worry is Spike Lee, whose Vietnam-war-themed “Da 5 Bloods” bowed on Netflix in June. For whatever reason, Lee’s only Oscar nomination as a director arrived last year for “BlacKkKlansman” despite a career that nearly spans four decades.

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