Ten films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 93rd Academy Awards. The Visual Effects Branch Executive Committee determined the shortlist. All members of the Visual Effects Branch will be invited virtually to view 10-minute excerpts from each of the shortlisted films on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Following the screenings, members will vote to nominate five films for final Oscar consideration.
The films, listed in alphabetical order by title, are:
- “Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn”
- “Love and Monsters”
- “The Midnight Sky”
- “The One and Only Ivan”
- “Welcome to Chechnya”