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2001/00 Oscar Season
73rd Academy Awards

best actor in a leading role

👑 Russell Crowe – Gladiator (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Javier Bardem – Before Night Falls (Globes, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tom Hanks – Cast Away (Globes, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ed Harris — Pollock (Oscars)

⭐︎ Geoffrey Rush – Quills (Globes, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)


Jamie Bell – Billy Elliot (SAG, BAFTA)

Michael Douglas – Wonder Boys (Globes, BAFTA)

Adrien Brody – Restaurant (Spirit)

Jim Carrey – How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Globes)

George Clooney – O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Globes)

Billy Crudup – Jesus' Son (Spirit)

John Cusack – High Fidelity (Globes)

Robert De Niro – Meet the Parents (Globes)

Benicio del Toro – Traffic (SAG)

Mel Gibson – What Women Want (Globes)

Hill Harper – The Visit (Spirit)

Mark Ruffalo – You Can Count On Me (Spirit)

best actress in a leading role

👑 Julia Roberts - Erin Brockovich (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Joan Allen – The Contender (Globes, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Juliette Binoche – Chocolat (Globes, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ellen Burstyn – Requiem for a Dream (Globes, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Laura Linney – You Can Count On Me (Globes, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)


Björk – Dancer in the Dark (Globes)

Brenda Blethyn – Saving Grace (Globes)

Sandra Bullock – Miss Congeniality (Globes)

Kate Hudson — Almost Famous (BAFTA)

Sanaa Lathan – Love & Basketball (Spirit)

Kelly Macdonald – Two Family House (Spirit)

Hilary Swank — Boys Don’t Cry (BAFTA)

Tracey Ullman – Small Time Crooks (Globes)

Michelle Yeoh — Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (BAFTA)

Renée Zellweger – Nurse Betty (Globes)

best actor in a supporting role

👑 Benicio del Toro – Traffic (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Jeff Bridges – The Contender (Globes, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Willem Dafoe – Shadow of the Vampire (Globes, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Albert Finney – Erin Brockovich (Globes, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Joaquin Phoenix — Gladiator (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)


Gary Oldman — The Contender (SAG, Spirit)

Cole Hauser – Tigerland (Spirit)

Gary Lewis — Billy Elliot (BAFTA)

Joaquin Phoenix — Quills (Critics)

Joaquin Phoenix — The Yards (Critics)

Oliver Reed — Gladiator (BAFTA)

Giovanni Ribisi – The Gift (Spirit)

Billy Dee Williams – The Visit (Spirit)

best actress in a supporting role

👑 Marcia Gay Harden – Pollock (Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Judi Dench – Chocolat (Globes, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Kate Hudson – Almost Famous (Globes, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Frances McDormand – Almost Famous (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Julie Walters – Billy Elliot (Globes, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)


Zhang Ziyi — Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (BAFTA, Spirit)

Pat Carroll – Songcatcher (Spirit)

Jennifer Connelly – Requiem for a Dream (Spirit)

Frances McDormand — Wonder Boys (Critics)

Lena Olin — Chocolat (BAFTA)

Lupe Ontiveros – Chuck & Buck (Spirit)

Kate Winslet — Quills (SAG)

Catherine Zeta-Jones – Traffic (Globes)

best picture

👑 Gladiator (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Chocolat (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Erin Brockovich (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Traffic (Globes, Critics, Oscars)


Billy Elliot (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA)

Almost Famous (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA)

Wonder Boys (Globes, Critics)

Before Night Falls (Spirit)

Best in Show (Globes)

Cast Away (Critics)

Chicken Run (Globes)

George Washington (Spirit)

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (Spirit)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Globes)

Quills (Critics)

Requiem for a Dream (Spirit)

Sunshine (Globes)

Thirteen Days (Critics)

best director

👑 Steven Soderbergh — Traffic (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Stephen Daldry — Billy Elliot (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ang Lee – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Globes, DGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ridley Scott – Gladiator (Globes, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Steven Soderbergh — Erin Brockovich (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)


Darren Aronofsky – Requiem for a Dream (Spirit)

Miguel Arteta – Chuck & Buck (Spirit)

Cameron Crowe — Almost Famous (DGA)

Christopher Guest – Best in Show (Spirit)

Julian Schnabel – Before Night Falls (Spirit)

Istvan Szabo – Sunshine (Globes)

best original song

👑 "Things Have Changed" – Wonder Boys (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ "A Fool In Love" — Meet the Parents (Oscars)

⭐︎ "I've Seen It All" – Dancer in the Dark (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ "A Love Before Time" — Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Oscars)

⭐︎ "My Funny Friend and Me" – The Emperor's New Groove (Globes, Critics, Oscars)


"One in a Million" – Miss Congeniality (Globes)

"When You Come Back to Me Again" – Frequency (Globes)

best original score

👑 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Chocolat (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ Gladiator (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Malèna (Globes, Oscars)
⭐︎ The Patriot (Oscars)


All the Pretty Horses (Globes)

Almost Famous (BAFTA)
Billy Elliot (BAFTA)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (BAFTA)

Sunshine (Globes)

best film editing

👑 Traffic (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Almost Famous (ACE Eddie1, Oscars)

⭐︎ Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Gladiator (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Wonder Boys (Oscars)


Billy Elliot (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2)

Best in Show (ACE Eddie1)

Cast Away (ACE Eddie2)

Chocolat (ACE Eddie1)

Erin Brockovich (BAFTA)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (ACE Eddie1)

Shanghai Noon (ACE Eddie1)


American Cinema Editors Awards rewards Comedy or Musical1 and Dramatic2 Features

best cinematography

👑 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Gladiator (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Malèna (Oscars)

⭐︎ O Brother, Where Art Thou? (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Patriot (ASC, Oscars)


Before Night Falls (Spirit)

Billy Elliot (BAFTA)

Chocolat (BAFTA)

George Washington (Spirit)

Hamlet (Spirit)

The Perfect Storm (ASC)

Requiem for a Dream (Spirit)

Shadow of the Vampire (Spirit)

best production design

👑 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Gladiator (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Quills (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Vatel (Oscars)


Chocolat (ADG1, BAFTA)

Almost Famous (ADG1)

Billy Elliot (ADG1)

The Cell (ADG2)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (BAFTA)

The Patriot (ADG2)

The Perfect Storm (ADG1)

Wonder Boys (ADG1)

Art Directors Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period/Fantasy2

best visual effects

👑 Gladiator (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Hollow Man (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Perfect Storm (BAFTA, Oscars)


Chicken Run (BAFTA)

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (BAFTA)

Vertical Limit (BAFTA)


*Visual Effects Society Awards category here is Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture

best documentary feature

👑 Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (Oscars)

⭐︎ Legacy (Oscars)

⭐︎ Long Night's Journey into Day (Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (Oscars)

⭐︎ Sound and Fury (Spirit, Oscars)


Broken Child (DGA)

Dark Days (Spirit)

The Eyes of Tammy Faye (Spirit)

High School Boot Camp (DGA)

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (Critics)

The Natural History of the Chicken (DGA)

Nuyorican Dream (DGA)

Paragraph 175 (Spirit)

The True Story of the Bridge on the River Kwai (DGA)

best sound

“U-571” - Editing

“Gladiator” - Mixing

👑 U-571 (CAS, MPSE, Oscars1, Oscars2)

👑 Gladiator (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Cast Away (CAS, MPSE, Oscars2)

⭐︎ The Patriot (CAS, MPSE, Oscars2)

⭐︎ The Perfect Storm (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Space Cowboys (MPSE, Oscars1)


Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (MPSE, BAFTA)

Almost Famous (BAFTA)

Billy Elliot (BAFTA)

Gone in 60 Seconds (MPSE)

Mission: Impossible 2 (MPSE)

X-Men (MPSE)

Cinema Audio Society rewards “sound mixing”

Motion Picture Sound Editors rewards “sound editing”

BAFTA rewards “sound”

Oscar rewards “sound editing1” and “sound mixing2”

best costume design

👑 Gladiator (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ 102 Dalmatians (Oscars)
⭐︎ Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (
BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Quills (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)


Chocolat (BAFTA, CDG2)

Almost Famous (CDG2)

Charlie's Angels (CDG1)

Erin Brockovich (CDG1)

High Fidelity (CDG1)

The House of Mirth (BAFTA)

Traffic (CDG1)

X-Men (CDG1)


Costume Designers Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

best makeup + HAIrstyling

👑 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Cell (Oscars)

⭐︎ Shadow of the Vampire (Oscars)


Chocolat (BAFTA)

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (BAFTA)

Gladiator (BAFTA)

Quills (BAFTA)

best international film

👑 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Taiwan (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Amores perros, Mexico (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ Divided We Fall, Czech Republic (Oscars)

⭐︎ Everybody's Famous!, Belgium (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Taste of Others, France (Oscars)


In the Mood for Love, Hong Kong (BAFTA, Spirit)

Malèna, Italy (Globes, BAFTA)

Girl on the Bridge, France (BAFTA)

Dancer in the Dark, Denmark (Spirit)

Harry, He's Here to Help, France (BAFTA)

The Hundred Steps, Italy (Globes)

Malli, India (Spirit)

A Time for Drunken Horses, Iran (Spirit)

The War Zone, United Kingdom (Spirit)

The Widow of Saint-Pierre, France (Globes)

best adapted screenplay

👑 Traffic (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Chocolat (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Oscars)

⭐︎ Wonder Boys (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)


High Fidelity (WGA, BAFTA)

Quills (Globes)

Waking the Dead (Spirit)

best original screenplay

👑 Almost Famous (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Billy Elliot (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Erin Brockovich (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Gladiator (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ You Can Count On Me (Globes, WGA, Spirit, Oscars)


Best in Show (WGA)

Chuck & Buck (Spirit)

Love & Sex (Spirit)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (BAFTA)

Two Family House (Spirit)

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