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2017 Oscar Nominations

by Lisa Dib

 

The Oscar nominations have just been released! There's a lot of un-surprises, some left-field nods and a lot of debate. Here's the full list.

 

Best Picture: Arrival, Fences, Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Hidden Figures, La La Land, Lion, Manchester by the Sea, Moonlight

Best Director: Denis Villeneuve (Arrival), Mel Gibson (Hacksaw Ridge), Damien Chazelle (La La Land), Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea), Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)

Best Actor: Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea), Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge), Ryan Gosling (La La Land), Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic), Denzel Washington (Fences)

Best Actress: Isabelle Huppert (Elle), Ruth Negga (Loving), Natalie Portman (Jackie), Emma Stone (La La Land), Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins)

Best Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water), Lucas Hedges (Manchester by the Sea) Dev Patel (Lion), Michael Shannon (Nocturnal Animals)

Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis (Fences), Naomie Harris (Moonlight), Nicole Kidman (Lion), Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures), Michelle Williams (Manchester by the Sea)

Best Original Screenplay: Hell or High Water, La La Land, The Lobster, Manchester by the Sea, 20th Century Women

Best Adapted Screenplay: Arrival, Fences, Hidden Figures, Lion, Moonlight Cinematography: Arrival, La La Land, Lion, Moonlight, Silence

Best Film Editing: Arrival, Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, La La Land, Moonlight

 

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La La Land

 

Best Visual Effects: Deepwater Horizon, Doctor Strange, The Jungle Book, Kubo and the Two Strings, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Best Production Design: Arrival, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Hail, Caesar!, La La Land, Passengers

Best Costume Design: Allied, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Florence Foster Jenkins, Jackie, La La Land

Best Makeup and Hairstyling: A Man Called Ove, Star Trek Beyond, Suicide Squad

Best Original Score: Jackie, La La Land, Lion, Moonlight, Passengers

Best Original Song: Audition (La La Land), Can't Stop the Feeling (Trolls), City of Stars (La La Land), The Empty Chair (Jim: The James Foley Story), How Far I'll Go (Moana)

Best Sound Editing: Arrival, Deepwater Horizon, Hacksaw Ridge, La La Land, Sully

Best Sound Mixing: Arrival, Hacksaw Ridge, La La Land, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Best Animated Feature: Kubo and the Two Strings, Moana, My Life as a Zucchini, The Red Turtle, Zootopia

 

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Hidden Figures

 

Best Documentary: Fire at Sea, I Am Not Your Negro, Life Animated, O.J.: Made in America, 13th

Best Foreign Language Film: Land of Mine, A Man Called Ove, The Salesman, Tanna, Toni Erdmann

Best Documentary Short Subject: Extremis, 4.1 Miles, Joe's Violin, Watani: My Homeland, The White Helmets

Best Live Action Short: Ennemis Entreniers, La Femme et le TGV, Silent Nights, Sing, Timecode Best Animated Short: Blind Vaysha, Borrowed Time, Pear Cider and Cigarettes, Pearl, Piper

 

The Oscars will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on February 26, 2017.

 

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