The 86th Annual Academy Awards Nominations


Best Motion Picture of the Year
American Hustle (2013)
Captain Phillips (2013)
Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Gravity (2013)
Her (2013)
Nebraska (2013)
Philomena (2013)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Christian Bale for American Hustle (2013)
Bruce Dern for Nebraska (2013)
Leonardo DiCaprio for The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Chiwetel Ejiofor for 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Matthew McConaughey for Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Amy Adams for American Hustle (2013)
Cate Blanchett for Blue Jasmine (2013)
Sandra Bullock for Gravity (2013)
Judi Dench for Philomena (2013)
Meryl Streep for August: Osage County (2013)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Barkhad Abdi for Captain Phillips (2013)
Bradley Cooper for American Hustle (2013)
Jonah Hill for The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Michael Fassbender for 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Jared Leto for Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Sally Hawkins for Blue Jasmine (2013)
Julia Roberts for August: Osage County (2013)
Lupita Nyong’o for 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Jennifer Lawrence for American Hustle (2013)
June Squibb for Nebraska (2013)

Best Achievement in Directing
Alfonso Cuarón for Gravity (2013)
Steve McQueen for 12 Years a Slave (2013)
David O. Russell for American Hustle (2013)
Martin Scorsese for The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Alexander Payne for Nebraska (2013)

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
American Hustle (2013): Eric SingerDavid O. Russell
Blue Jasmine (2013): Woody Allen
Her (2013): Spike Jonze
Nebraska (2013): Bob Nelson
Dallas Buyers Club (2013): Craig BortenMelisa Wallack

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Before Midnight (2013): Richard Linklater
Captain Phillips (2013): Billy Ray
12 Years a Slave (2013): John Ridley
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013): Terence Winter
Philomena (2013): Steve CooganJeff Pope

Best Animated Feature Film of the Year
The Croods (2013)
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Ernest & Celestine (2012)
Frozen (2013)
The Wind Rises (2013)

Best Foreign Language Film of the Year
The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012): Felix Van Groeningen(Belgium)
The Missing Picture (2013): Rithy Panh(Cambodia)
The Hunt (2012): Thomas Vinterberg(Denmark)
The Great Beauty (2013): Paolo Sorrentino(Italy)
Omar (2013): Hany Abu-Assad(Palestine)

Best Achievement in Cinematography
Gravity (2013): Emmanuel Lubezki
Inside Llewyn Davis (2013): Bruno Delbonnel
Nebraska (2013): Phedon Papamichael
Prisoners (2013): Roger Deakins
The Grandmaster (2013): Philippe Le Sourd

Best Achievement in Editing
12 Years a Slave (2013): Joe Walker
American Hustle (2013): Alan BaumgartenJay CassidyCrispin Struthers
Gravity (2013): Alfonso CuarónMark Sanger
Captain Phillips (2013): Christopher Rouse
Dallas Buyers Club (2013): Martin Pensa, John Mac McMurphy

Best Achievement in Production Design
12 Years a Slave (2013): Adam StockhausenAlice Baker
American Hustle (2013): Judy BeckerHeather Loeffler
Gravity (2013)
The Great Gatsby (2013): Catherine MartinBeverley Dunn
Her (2013): K.K. BarrettGene Serdena

Best Achievement in Costume Design
American Hustle (2013): Michael Wilkinson
The Great Gatsby (2013): Catherine Martin
12 Years a Slave (2013): Patricia Norris
The Grandmaster (2013): William Chang
The Invisible Woman (2013): Michael O’Connor

Best Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling
Dallas Buyers Club (2013): Adruitha LeeRobin Mathews
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013): Steve Prouty
The Lone Ranger (2013): Joel HarlowGloria Pasqua Casny

Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score
The Book Thief (2013): John Williams
Gravity (2013): Steven Price
Her (2013): William Butler, Andy Koyama
Saving Mr. Banks (2013): Thomas Newman
Philomena (2013): Alexandre Desplat

Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
Despicable Me 2 (2013): Pharrell Williams( “Happy”)
Frozen (2013): Kristen Anderson-LopezRobert Lopez(“Let It Go”)
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013): BonoAdam ClaytonThe EdgeLarry Mullen Jr., Brian Burton(“Ordinary Love”)
Alone Yet Not Alone (2013): Bruce Broughton(“Alone Yet Not Alone”)
Her (2013): Karen O(“The Moon Song”)

Best Achievement in Sound Mixing
Gravity (2013): Skip LievsayNiv AdiriChristopher BensteadChris Munro
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013): Christopher BoyesMichael Hedges,Michael SemanickTony Johnson
Captain Phillips (2013): Chris BurdonMark TaylorMike Prestwood SmithChris Munro
Inside Llewyn Davis (2013): Skip LievsayGreg OrloffPeter F. Kurland
Lone Survivor (2013): Andy KoyamaBeau BordersDavid Brownlow

Best Achievement in Sound Editing
All Is Lost (2013): Steve BoeddekerRichard Hymns
Captain Phillips (2013): Oliver Tarney
Gravity (2013): Glenn Freemantle
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013): Brent Burge
Lone Survivor (2013): Wylie Stateman

Best Achievement in Visual Effects
Gravity (2013): Timothy WebberChris LawrenceDavid ShirkNeil Corbould
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013): Joe LetteriEric SaindonDavid Clayton,Eric Reynolds
Iron Man 3 (2013): Christopher TownsendGuy WilliamsErik NashDaniel Sudick
The Lone Ranger (2013): Tim AlexanderGary BrozenichEdson WilliamsJohn Frazier
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013): Roger GuyettPat TubachBen GrossmannBurt Dalton

Best Documentary, Feature
The Act of Killing (2012): Joshua OppenheimerSigne Byrge Sørensen
Cutie and the Boxer (2013): Zachary HeinzerlingLydia Dean Pilcher
Dirty Wars (2013): Rick RowleyJeremy Scahill
The Square (2013): Jehane NoujaimKarim Amer
20 Feet from Stardom (2013): Morgan Neville

Best Documentary, Short Subject
Cavedigger (2013): Jeffrey Karoff
Facing Fear (2013): Jason Cohen
Karama Has No Walls (2012): Sara Ishaq
The Lady In Number 6 (2013): Malcolm ClarkeCarl Freed
Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall (2013): Edgar Barens

Best Short Film, Animated
Feral (2012): Daniel SousaDan Golden
Get a Horse! (2013): Lauren MacMullanDorothy McKim
Mr Hublot (2013): Laurent WitzAlexandre Espigares
Possessions (2012): Shuhei Morita
Room on the Broom (2012) (TV): Max LangJan Lachauer

Best Short Film, Live Action
Aquel no era yo (2012): Esteban Crespo
Just Before Losing Everything (2013): Xavier Legrand
Helium (2013/II): Anders Walter
Do I Have to Take Care of Everything? (2012): Selma Vilhunen
The Voorman Problem (2013): Mark Gill


4 thoughts on “The 86th Annual Academy Awards Nominations”

    1. A worthy analysis my friend.
      My bet’s on :

      American Hustle(Movie)

      Leonardo DiCaprio(Actor)

      Amy Adams(Actress)

      Bradley Cooper(Supporting Actor)

      Jennifer Lawrence(Supporting Actress)

      Alfonso Cuarón(Director)

      Frozen(Animated Movie)


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