2018 Oscar Nominations

And the nominees are….

The Oscar nominations have finally been announced ahead of the ceremony on the 4th of March 2018. The Shape of Water leads with 13 nominations (1 away from equaling the record of 14) with Dunkirk second with 8 nominations. Gary Oldman is among the best actor nominees, Meryl Streep bags yet another nomination (now her 21st across best and supporting actress)  and Mary J Blige is first person ever nominated for acting & best song in the same year!

We will do a full preview of the Oscars later this month as part of our monthly featured content, but for now the full list of nominees are below:

Best Picture
Directing
  • Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
  • Jordan Peele, Get Out
  • Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird
  • Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread
  • Guillermo del Toro, Shape of Water
Actor in a Leading Role
  • Timothée Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name
  • Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread
  • Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
  • Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour
  • Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Actress in a Leading Role
Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Mary J. Blige, Mudbound
  • Allison Janney, I, Tonya
  • Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
  • Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread
  • Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water
Actor in a Supporting Role
Adapted Screenplay
  • Call Me by Your Name
  • The Disaster Artist
  • Logan
  • Molly’s Game
  • Mudbound
Original Screenplay
Animated Feature Film
  • The Boss Baby
  • The Breadwinner
  • Coco
  • Ferdinand
  • Loving Vincent
Foreign Language Film
  • A Fantastic Woman (Chile)
  • The Insult (Lebanon)
  • Loveless (Russia)
  • Body and Soul (Hungary)
  • The Square (Sweden)
Documentary Feature
  • Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
  • Faces/Places
  • Icarus
  • Last Men in Aleppo
  • Strong Island
Cinematography
  • Blade Runner: 2049
  • Darkest Hour
  • Dunkirk
  • Mudbound
  • The Shape of Water
Film Editing
Production Design
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Blade Runner: 2049
  • Darkest Hour
  • Dunkirk
  • The Shape of Water
Costume Design
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Darkest Hour
  • Phantom Thread
  • The Shape of Water
  • Victoria & Abdul
Makeup and Hairstyling
Original Score
Original Song
  • “Mighty River,” Mudbound
  • “Mystery of Love,” Call Me by Your Name
  • “Remember Me,” Coco
  • “Stand Up for Something,” Marshall
  • “This Is Me,” The Greatest Showman
Sound Editing
  • Baby Driver
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Dunkirk
  • The Shape of Water
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Sound Mixing
  • Baby Driver
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Dunkirk
  • The Shape of Water
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Visual Effects
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • Kong: Skull Island
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • War for the Planet of the Apes
Animated Short Film
  • Dear Basketball
  • Garden Party
  • Lou
  • Negative Space
  • Revolting Rhymes
Live Action Short Film
  • DeKalb Elementary
  • The Eleven O’Clock
  • My Nephew Emmett
  • The Silent Child
  • Watu Wote: All of Us
Documentary Short Subject
  • Edith and Eddie
  • Heaven Is a Traffic Jam on the 405
  • Heroin(e)
  • Knife Skills
  • Traffic Stop

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