How the Oscars Best Picture Winner Is Decided (Video)

An explanation of the Academy’s preferential voting system

The Oscars’ preferential voting system can be confusing, but TheWrap is here to help.

Ahead of this Sunday’s big awards, we’ve put together a handy video guide detailing how the Best Picture winner will be decided by the Academy members’ ballots.

For a full explanation of the complicated process, watch the video above or read Steve Pond’s explainer.