The Roma star made her arrival at the Academy Awards for Hollywood's big night out on Sunday, February 24. Not only had Roma nabbed statues in the Cinematography, Director, and Foreign Language Film categories earlier in the night, it had widely been considered the front-runner for weeks. If results go her way, she could go a step further and become the first of either demographic to win an Academy Award tomorrow. The movie's dialogue is in Spanish and Mixtec. He claimed a statue for foreign language film as well.
The support comes as Aparicio faced racist attacks online after she appeared on the cover of Vogue México past year.
The film created history at Oscars for bagging the first-ever nomination in Best Picture for a film based on a comic book. Previously, the streaming service only had two Oscar wins-one in 2017 for The White Helmets, also in the Best Documentary Short category, and the other in 2018 when Icarus won in the Best Documentary Feature category. If you are interested to watch Malek's Oscar-winning act and enjoy Queen's musical legacy, the film is available for purchase on Google Play in the rent or buy option. He virtually recreated his childhood home and many locations from his memories growing up, to tell a story focused on the nanny, Liboria Rodriguez, who helped raise him, and to investigate the trauma of his father leaving the family when Cuaron was just a child. Star Yalitza Aparicio lost the Best Actress trophy to Olivia Colman for her work in The Favourite.