2008/07 Oscar Season
80th Academy Awards

best actor in a leading role

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

14th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Daniel Day-Lewis – There Will Be Blood (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ George Clooney – Michael Clayton (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Johnny Depp – Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tommy Lee Jones — In the Valley of Elah (Oscars)

⭐︎ Viggo Mortensen – Eastern Promises (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Ryan Gosling – Lars and the Real Girl (Globes, Critics, SAG)

Emile Hirsch — Into the Wild (Critics, SAG)

James McAvoy – Atonement (Globes, BAFTA)

Philip Seymour Hoffman – The Savages (Globes, Spirit)

Pedro Castaneda – August Evening (Spirit)

Don Cheadle – Talk to Me (Spirit)

Tom Hanks – Charlie Wilson's War (Globes)

Frank Langella – Starting Out in the Evening (Spirit)

Tony Leung – Lust, Caution (Spirit)

Ulrich Mühe – The Lives of Others (BAFTA)

John C. Reilly – Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (Globes)

Denzel Washington – American Gangster (Globes)

best actress in a leading role

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

14th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Marion Cotillard – La Vie en Rose (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Cate Blanchett – Elizabeth: The Golden Age (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Julie Christie – Away from Her (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Laura Linney — The Savages (Oscars)

⭐︎ Elliot Page – Juno (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

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Angelina Jolie – A Mighty Heart (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit)

Amy Adams – Enchanted (Globes, Critics)

Keira Knightley – Atonement (Globes, BAFTA)

Nikki Blonsky – Hairspray (Globes)

Helena Bonham Carter – Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Globes)

Jodie Foster – The Brave One (Globes)

Sienna Miller – Interview (Spirit)

Parker Posey – Broken English (Spirit)

Tang Wei – Lust, Caution (Spirit)

best actor in a supporting role

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

14th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Javier Bardem – No Country for Old Men (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Casey Affleck – The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Philip Seymour Hoffman – Charlie Wilson's War (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Hal Holbrook — Into the Wild (Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tom Wilkinson – Michael Clayton (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Tommy Lee Jones — No Country for Old Men (SAG, BAFTA)

Paul Dano — There Will Be Blood (BAFTA)

Chiwetel Ejiofor – Talk to Me (Spirit)

Marcus Carl Franklin – I'm Not There (Spirit)

Kene Holliday – Great World of Sound (Spirit)

Irrfan Khan – The Namesake (Spirit)

John Travolta – Hairspray (Globes)

Steve Zahn – Rescue Dawn (Spirit)

best actress in a supporting role

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

14th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Tilda Swinton – Michael Clayton (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Cate Blanchett – I'm Not There (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ruby Dee – American Gangster (SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Saoirse Ronan – Atonement (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Amy Ryan – Gone Baby Gone (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

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Catherine Keener — Into the Wild (Critics, SAG)

Anna Kendrick – Rocket Science (Spirit)

Jennifer Jason Leigh – Margot at the Wedding (Spirit)

Kelly Macdonald – No Country for Old Men (BAFTA)

Samantha Morton – Control (BAFTA)

Tamara Podemski – Four Sheets to the Wind (Spirit)

Vanessa Redgrave — Atonement (Critics)

Julia Roberts – Charlie Wilson's War (Globes)

Marisa Tomei – Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (Spirit)

best picture

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 No Country for Old Men (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Atonement (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Juno (Globes, Critics, PGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Michael Clayton (Globes, Critics, PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ There Will Be Blood (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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American Gangster (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Critics, PGA, Spirit)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Globes, Critics)

Across the Universe (Globes)

Charlie Wilson's War (Globes)

Eastern Promises (Globes)

The Great Debaters (Globes)

Hairspray (Globes)

I'm Not There (Spirit)

Into the Wild (Critics)

The Kite Runner (Critics)

The Lives of Others (BAFTA)

A Mighty Heart (Spirit)

Paranoid Park (Spirit)

best director

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

60th Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Joel Coen and Ethan Coen — No Country for Old Men (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tony Gilroy – Michael Clayton (DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Jason Reitman – Juno (Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Julian Schnabel — The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Globes, Critics, DGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Paul Thomas Anderson – There Will Be Blood (DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Joe Wright — Atonement (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Tim Burton — Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Globes, Critics)

Sean Penn – Into the Wild (Critics, DGA)

Paul Greengrass – The Bourne Ultimatum (BAFTA)

Todd Haynes – I'm Not There (Spirit)

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck – The Lives of Others (BAFTA)

Tamara Jenkins – The Savages (Spirit)

Sidney Lumet – Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (Critics)

Ridley Scott — American Gangster (Globes)

Gus Van Sant – Paranoid Park (Spirit)

best original song

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 "Falling Slowly" – Once (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Happy Working Song" — Enchanted (Oscars)

⭐︎ "Raise It Up" — August Rush (Oscars)

⭐︎ "So Close" — Enchanted (Oscars)

⭐︎ "That's How You Know" — Enchanted (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

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"Guaranteed" — Into the Wild (Globes, Critics)

"Come So Far (Got So Far to Go)" – Hairspray (Critics)

"Despedida" — Love in the Time of Cholera (Globes)

"Do You Feel Me" – American Gangster (Critics)

"Grace Is Gone" — Grace Is Gone (Globes)

"Walk Hard" — Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (Globes)

best original score

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Atonement (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ 3:10 to Yuma (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Kite Runner (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Michael Clayton (Oscars)

⭐︎ Ratatouille (Oscars)

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Grace Is Gone (Globes, Critics)

There Will Be Blood (Critics, BAFTA)

American Gangster (BAFTA)

Eastern Promises (Globes)

Enchanted (Critics)

Into the Wild (Globes)

La Vie en Rose (BAFTA)

Lust, Caution (Critics)

best film editing

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

58th American Cinema Editors Awards (ACE Eddie)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 The Bourne Ultimatum (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Oscars)

⭐︎ Into the Wild (ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ No Country for Old Men (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ There Will Be Blood (ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

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Michael Clayton (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2)

American Gangster (BAFTA)

Atonement (BAFTA)

Hairspray (ACE Eddie1)

Juno (ACE Eddie1)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (ACE Eddie1)

Ratatouille (ACE Eddie1)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (ACE Eddie1)

 

American Cinema Editors Awards rewards Comedy or Musical1 and Dramatic2 Features

best cinematography

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

22nd American Society of Cinematographers Awards (ASC)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 There Will Be Blood (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Atonement (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (ASC, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ No Country for Old Men (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

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American Gangster (BAFTA)

The Bourne Ultimatum (BAFTA)

Lust, Caution (Spirit)

The Savages (Spirit)

Vanaja (Spirit)

Youth Without Youth (Spirit)

best production design

12th Art Directors Guild Awards (ADG)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ American Gangster (ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Atonement (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Golden Compass (ADG3, Oscars)

⭐︎ There Will Be Blood (ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Elizabeth: The Golden Age (ADG2, BAFTA)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (ADG3, BAFTA)

300 (ADG3)

The Bourne Ultimatum (ADG1)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (ADG1)

The Kite Runner (ADG1)

La Vie en Rose (BAFTA)

Michael Clayton (ADG1)

No Country for Old Men (ADG1)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (ADG3)

Ratatouille (ADG3)

 

Art Directors Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

best visual effects

6th Visual Effects Society Awards (VES)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 The Golden Compass (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Transformers (VES, Oscars)

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Spider-Man 3 (VES, BAFTA)

The Bourne Ultimatum (BAFTA)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (BAFTA)

I Am Legend (VES)

 

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

best documentary feature

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

60th Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Taxi to the Dark Side (DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ No End in Sight (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience (DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sicko (Critics, PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ War/Dance (Oscars)

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Body of War (PGA)

Crazy Love (Spirit)

Darfur Now (Critics)

Ghosts of Cité Soleil (DGA)

Hear and Now (PGA)

In the Shadow of the Moon (Critics)

The King of Kong (Critics)

Lake of Fire (Spirit)

Manufactured Landscapes (Spirit)

The Monastery (Spirit)

Pete Seeger: The Power of Song (PGA)

The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair (Spirit)

Sharkwater (Critics)

Terror's Advocate (DGA)

The War (DGA)

White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (PGA)

best animated feature

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

35th Annie Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Ratatouille (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Persepolis (Critics, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Surf's Up (Globes, Annie, Oscars)

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The Simpsons Movie (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie)

Bee Movie (Globes, Critics, PGA, Annie)

Shrek the Third (Critics, BAFTA)

Beowulf (Critics)

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best sound

“The Bourne Ultimatum” - Editing

“The Bourne Ultimatum” - Mixing

 

44th Cinema Audio Society, USA Awards (CAS)

55th Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA Awards (MPSE)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 The Bourne Ultimatum (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ 3:10 to Yuma (MPSE, Oscars2)

⭐︎ No Country for Old Men (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Ratatouille (Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ There Will Be Blood (BAFTA, Oscars1)

⭐︎ Transformers (CAS, MPSE, Oscars1, Oscars2)

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300 (CAS)

American Gangster (MPSE)

Atonement (BAFTA)

I Am Legend (MPSE)

Into the Wild (CAS)

La Vie en Rose (BAFTA)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (MPSE)

Spider-Man 3 (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

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

10th Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDG)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 Elizabeth: The Golden Age (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Across the Universe (Oscars)

⭐︎ Atonement (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ La Vie en Rose (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

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300 (CDG3)

3:10 to Yuma (CDG2)

Blades of Glory (CDG1)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (CDG1)

Enchanted (CDG3)

The Golden Compass (CDG3)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (CDG3)

Into the Wild (CDG1)

Juno (CDG1)

Lust, Caution (BAFTA)

Ocean's Thirteen (CDG1)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (CDG3)

 

Costume Designers Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

best makeup + HAIrstyling

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 La Vie en Rose (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Norbit (Oscars)

⭐︎ Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (Oscars)

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Atonement (BAFTA)

Elizabeth: The Golden Age (BAFTA)

Hairspray (BAFTA)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (BAFTA)

best international film

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 The Counterfeiters, Austria (Oscars)

⭐︎ 12, Russia (Oscars)

⭐︎ Beaufort, Israel (Oscars)

⭐︎ Katyń, Poland (Oscars)

⭐︎ Mongol, Kazakhstan (Oscars)

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4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days, Romania (Globes, Critics, Spirit)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, France (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Lust, Caution, Taiwan (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

The Kite Runner, United States (Globes, BAFTA)

La Vie en Rose, France (Critics, BAFTA)

Persepolis, France (Globes, Spirit)

The Band’s Visit, Israel (Spirit)

Lady Chatterley, France (Spirit)
The Lives of Others, Germany (
BAFTA)

Once, Ireland (Spirit)

The Orphanage, Spain (Critics)

best adapted screenplay

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

60th Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

👑 No Country for Old Men (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Atonement (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Away from Her (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Globes, WGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ There Will Be Blood (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Charlie Wilson's War (Globes, Critics)

Into the Wild (Critics, WGA)

The Kite Runner (BAFTA)

Starting Out in the Evening (Spirit)

Zodiac (WGA)

best original screenplay

65th Golden Globes

13th Critics’ Choice Awards

60th Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

61st British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Independent Spirit Awards

80th Academy Awards

 

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

⭐︎ Lars and the Real Girl (Critics, WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Michael Clayton (Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ratatouille (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Savages (WGA, Spirit, Oscars)

~~

American Gangster (BAFTA)

Knocked Up (WGA)

The Lives of Others (BAFTA)

This Is England (BAFTA)

Waitress (Spirit)

Year of the Dog (Spirit)