Sean Baker, "Tangerine" and "The Florida Project" director suggested that Netflix add a "theatrical tier" to its pricing plans.
Alfonso Cuarón's Spanish-language drama Roma won three trophies - best director, best foreign language film and best cinematography.
The issue's expected to come up at an Academy meeting next month, according to IndieWire.
"Steven feels strongly about the difference between the streaming and theatrical situation", an Amblin spokesperson. "Once you commit to a television format, you're a TV movie", Spielberg said previous year. "He will see what happens".
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Several Hollywood insiders are speaking out against a reported plan by Steven Spielberg to block Netflix films from Academy Awards consideration. "You certainly, if it's a good show, deserve an Emmy, but not an Oscar..."
Among them is Steven Spielberg, who's sounding a lot like Shooter McGavin these days, essentially running around The Academy saying, "Yeah, yeah, everyone seems to be coming around ... I don't believe films that are just given token qualifications in a couple of theaters for less than a week should qualify for the Academy Award nomination".
Steven Spielberg, the legendary director who has made films such as Jurassic Park and ET, is part of the Academy - the organisation which gives out the awards. Studios have had other complaints regarding Netflix spending too much on Awards campaigns and not reporting box-office, but neither of these are violations of the Academy guidelines.
"Dear Academy, this is a Board of Governors meeting. But we need to find solutions like this in which everybody bends a bit in order to keep the film community...alive and kicking".
"Dear @TheAcademy, This is a Board of Governors meeting". Netflix changed its own distribution models to release Roma in limited theatrical runs, but opted for the four-walling model, where it rented out movie theaters and kept the box office revenue. "And those smaller films that studios used to make routinely are now going to Amazon, Hulu, and Netflix".