‘Shape of Water’ got the Oscar award for Best Picture. Many people predicted the result and finally, it has come true. It’s a wonderful sci-fi romantic film and here are the reasons why it was selected as the best picture winner.
It’s a fairy tale about a woman falling in love with a fish-like creature. The wonderful friendship that develops between them has been portrayed beautifully by the director.
The acting of both Doug Jones and Sally Hawkins were noteworthy. There was no dialogue, only the expressions and movements could tell about the relationship they were developing. They both portrayed the characters beautifully and captured the audiences’ attention throughout the movie.
Below the line support
A movie cannot be so successful without a strong support team. The costume design, cinematography, editing, sound, etc. were amazing. The movie got an award in some of these categories as well. It was the combined effort of many people to make this movie so successful.
The visuals of the film are just amazing. Each frame is shot beautifully. People loved the visual effects used in the movie. It just made the movie so much alive.
It was a box office success
The movie was very successful in the box office. People loved the movie and it was after many years that a movie got such wide acceptance from people all around the world.
‘Shape of Water’ is simply a magical movie. You will not feel bored watching it. It’s heartwarming and a great movie to watch. It has been liked by the critics as well. There were not many contenders to beat this film. So, it won the best picture award.