Although Apple’s victory was overshadowed by the shameful show starring Chris Rock and Will Smith, the truth is that the Cupertino company also went down in history at the last edition of the Oscar Awards.
CODAthe film by Siân Heder, became the first film distributed by a content platform in streaming (in this case, Apple TV +) to win the Oscar for best film. And this is how Apple has contributed its grain of sand in achieving this record.
As always, the Oscar-winning films generate a lot of interest and, if you are here, it is probably because you would be interested in seeing CODA from home. However, as you have also probably verified, it is not so easy to do it from Spain.
When is the CODA movie released in theaters?
CODA It first arrived in American theaters on August 13, 2021. In Spain, on the other hand, we had to wait until last 18th of February. It is difficult to find some theaters that continue to broadcast it, so you will be interested in knowing your options for streaming.
When does the CODA movie premiere on streaming?
In United States, CODA It was released simultaneously in theaters and in streaming, so the film also arrived on Apple TV + on August 13. For now, however, it has not yet been released on-line in Spain, but it will do so very soon on Movistar +.
Movistar+ subscribers will be able to enjoy the film exclusively starting this Friday, June 10. They will have the whole summer to enjoy it, since the Oscar winner will no longer be available on September 7.
How to watch CODA online
As we said, Apple made history, but it made it a little less in Spain, one of the few countries where CODA It is not yet part of the Apple TV + catalog. That doesn’t mean there aren’t ways to watch the winning film on streaming.
From June 10 to September 7, 2022, all Movistar+ subscribers will be able to enjoy the film at home, whether they access the platform on television or through the online service. streaming from a mobile or laptop.
Alternatively, countries like the United States, the United Kingdom or France do have the film available in their Apple TV+ catalogue, so you can use these local versions of the platform to enjoy it from Spain. But how?
First, you will need to install a VPN on your device so that you can browse the Internet as if you were, for example, in the United States. Next, you’ll need to open an Apple TV+ US account. The easiest is to change the country linked to your Apple ID account to be the United States.
Always with the VPN connected to the US (we highly recommend NordVPN, ExpressVPN or Surfshark), you should now be able to browse the US version of Apple TV+ and enjoy CODA on all your Apple devices.
If you’re having trouble with your payment method (it could happen if it’s not a US bank), your best bet is to buy an iTunes Gift Card, which you can use with any Apple service.
On the other hand, in Mexico, CODA: The sounds of the silence is already available in streaming on Prime Video, so you can follow the same trick that we just explained to you but by opening an Amazon Prime Mexico account and using a server located in this country.
What is CODA about? Who makes up the cast?
CODA revolves around Ruby (Emilia Jones), a 17-year-old girl who is the only listener in her family. Her life is divided between performing for her family and helping them run her family business and trying to make her dreams of becoming a singer come true.
Emilia Jones is joined by Marlee Matlin and Troy Kotsur as her parents Jackie and Frank, Daniel Durant as her brother Leo, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo as her duet partner Miles, and Eugenio Derbez as her music teacher Bernardo Villalobos.
What awards did CODA win at the 2022 Oscars?
CODA made double history thanks to the 2022 Oscars. In addition to becoming the first film in streaming To win Best Picture, Troy Kotsur was the first deaf man to win an acting award (in this case, Best Supporting Actor).
But these aren’t the only awards the film was made with at the 2022 Oscars. In fact, it took home statuettes for every category it was nominated for: Best film, best Actor Y Best Adapted Screenplay.
Why did Apple make history with CODA?
Apple made history at the 94th Academy Awards after CODA won the Oscar for best film. The reason: to be the first film distributed by a platform in streaming in getting it.
But it is not only. It is also the first film with a cast made up mainly of deaf actors and actresses to win this award. And, as we said, Troy Kotsur managed to be the first deaf man to win the Oscar for best supporting actor.