Carol is a 2015 film starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara as a lesbian couple in 1960s New York City, based on the novel The Price of Salt, by Patricia Highsmith. It was critically acclaimed, receiving six Academy Award nominations, five Golden Globe Award nominations, and nine BAFTA Award nominations, as well as awards from the New York Film Critics Circle, Los Angeles Film Critics Association, and National Society of Film Critics. It was also selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, where Mara tied for the Best Actress award.
- Official Website
- Why Carol is Misunderstood
- By mostly snubbing Carol, the Oscars continue to exclude queer cinema
- Why Did Carol Get Shut Out of Oscar’s Biggest Categories?
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