2013/12 Oscar Season
85th Academy Awards

best actor in a leading role

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Hugh Jackman – Les Misérables (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Joaquin Phoenix – The Master (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Denzel Washington – Flight (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

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John Hawkes – The Sessions (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit)

Jack Black – Bernie (Globes, Spirit)

Ben Affleck — Argo (BAFTA)

Richard Gere – Arbitrage (Globes)

Thure Lindhardt – Keep the Lights On (Spirit)

Matthew McConaughey – Killer Joe (Spirit)

Ewan McGregor – Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (Globes)

Bill Murray – Hyde Park on Hudson (Globes)

Wendell Pierce – Four (Spirit)

best actress in a leading role

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Emmanuelle Riva – Amour (Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Quvenzhane Wallis – Beasts of the Southern Wild (Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Naomi Watts – The Impossible (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

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Marion Cotillard – Rust and Bone (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA)

Helen Mirren – Hitchcock (Globes, SAG, BAFTA)

Emily Blunt – Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (Globes)

Linda Cardellini – Return (Spirit)

Emayatzy Corinealdi – Middle of Nowhere (Spirit)

Judi Dench – The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (Globes)

Maggie Smith – Quartet (Globes)

Meryl Streep – Hope Springs (Globes)

Rachel Weisz – The Deep Blue Sea (Globes)

Mary Elizabeth Winstead – Smashed (Spirit)

best actor in a supporting role

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Alan Arkin – Argo (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Robert De Niro – Silver Linings Playbook (Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Philip Seymour Hoffman – The Master (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Javier Bardem – Skyfall (Critics, SAG, BAFTA)

Matthew McConaughey – Magic Mike (Critics, Spirit)

Leonardo DiCaprio – Django Unchained (Globes)

David Oyelowo – Middle of Nowhere (Spirit)

Michael Peña – End of Watch (Spirit)

Sam Rockwell – Seven Psychopaths (Spirit)

Bruce Willis – Moonrise Kingdom (Spirit)

best actress in a supporting role

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Anne Hathaway – Les Misérables (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Amy Adams – The Master (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sally Field – Lincoln (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Helen Hunt – The Sessions (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Jacki Weaver – Silver Linings Playbook (Oscars)

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Ann Dowd – Compliance (Critics, Spirit)

Judi Dench – Skyfall (Critics, BAFTA)

Nicole Kidman – The Paperboy (Globes, SAG)

Rosemarie DeWitt – Your Sister's Sister (Spirit)

Brit Marling – Sound of My Voice (Spirit)

Maggie Smith – The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (SAG)

Lorraine Toussaint – Middle of Nowhere (Spirit)

best picture

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

24th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

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

⭐︎ Amour (Oscars)

⭐︎ Beasts of the Southern Wild (Critics, PGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Django Unchained (Globes, Critics, PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Les Misérables (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Life of Pi (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lincoln (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Silver Linings Playbook (Globes, Critics, PGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Zero Dark Thirty (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Moonrise Kingdom (Globes, Critics, PGA, Spirit)

Bernie (Spirit)

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (Globes)

Keep the Lights On (Spirit)

The Master (Critics)

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (Globes)

Skyfall (PGA)

best director

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

65th Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Ang Lee – Life of Pi (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Michael Haneke — Amour (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Benh Zeitlin – Beasts of the Southern Wild (Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Steven Spielberg – Lincoln (Globes, Critics, DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ David O. Russell – Silver Linings Playbook (Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

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Ben Affleck – Argo (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA)

Kathryn Bigelow – Zero Dark Thirty (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA)

Tom Hooper – Les Misérables (Critics, DGA)

Quentin Tarantino – Django Unchained (Globes, BAFTA)

Wes Anderson – Moonrise Kingdom (Spirit)

Julia Loktev – The Loneliest Planet (Spirit)

Ira Sachs – Keep the Lights On (Spirit)

best original song

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 "Skyfall" – Skyfall (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Before My Time" — Chasing Ice (Oscars)

⭐︎ "Everybody Needs a Best Friend" — Ted (Oscars)

⭐︎ "Pi's Lullaby" — Life of Pi (Oscars)

⭐︎ "Suddenly" – Les Misérables (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

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"For You" – Act of Valor (Globes, Critics)

"Learn Me Right" – Brave (Critics)

"Not Running Anymore” – Stand Up Guys (Globes)

"Safe & Sound" – The Hunger Games (Globes)

"Still Alive" – Paul Williams Still Alive (Critics)

best original score

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Life of Pi (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Anna Karenina (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Argo (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lincoln (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Skyfall (BAFTA, Oscars)

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Cloud Atlas (Globes)

The Master (Critics)

Moonrise Kingdom (Critics)

best film editing

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

63rd American Cinema Editors Awards (ACE Eddie)

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Argo (Critics, BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Life of Pi (Critics, BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lincoln (Critics, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Silver Linings Playbook (ACE Eddie1, Oscars)

⭐︎ Zero Dark Thirty (Critics, BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

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Les Misérables (Critics, ACE Eddie1)

Skyfall (BAFTA, ACE Eddie2)

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (ACE Eddie1)

Django Unchained (BAFTA)

Moonrise Kingdom (ACE Eddie1)

Ted (ACE Eddie1)

 

American Cinema Editors Awards rewards Comedy or Musical1 and Dramatic2 Features

best cinematography

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

27th American Society of Cinematographers Awards (ASC)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

👑 Life of Pi (Critics, BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Anna Karenina (BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Django Unchained (Oscars)

⭐︎ Lincoln (Critics, BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Skyfall (Critics, BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

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Les Misérables (Critics, BAFTA, ASC)

Beasts of the Southern Wild (Spirit)

End of Watch (Spirit)

Here (Spirit)

The Master (Critics)

Moonrise Kingdom (Spirit)

Valley of Saints (Spirit)

best production design

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

17th Art Directors Guild Awards (ADG)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

85th Academy Awards

👑 Lincoln (Critics, ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Anna Karenina (Critics, ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Critics, ADG3, Oscars)

⭐︎ Les Misérables (Critics, ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Life of Pi (Critics, ADG3, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Skyfall (ADG1, BAFTA)

Argo (ADG2)

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (ADG1)

Cloud Atlas (ADG3)

The Dark Knight Rises (ADG3)

Django Unchained (ADG2)

Flight (ADG1)

The Impossible (ADG1)

Prometheus (ADG3)

Zero Dark Thirty (ADG1)

 

Art Directors Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

best visual effects

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

11th Visual Effects Society Awards (VES)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Life of Pi (Critics, VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Avengers (Critics, VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Critics, VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Prometheus (VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Snow White and the Huntsman (Oscars)

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The Dark Knight Rises (Critics, BAFTA)

Battleship (VES)

Cloud Atlas (Critics)

 

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

best documentary feature

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

24th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

65th Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Searching for Sugar Man (Critics, PGA, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ 5 Broken Cameras (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Gatekeepers (PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ How to Survive a Plague (DGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Invisible War (DGA, Spirit, Oscars)

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The Central Park Five (Critics, Spirit)

The Imposter (Critics, BAFTA)

The Queen of Versailles (Critics, DGA)

West of Memphis (Critics, BAFTA)

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (DGA)

Bully (Critics)

The Island President (PGA)

Marina Abramović: The Artist Is Present (Spirit)

Marley (BAFTA)

McCullin (BAFTA)

The Other Dream Team (PGA)

A People Uncounted (PGA)

The Waiting Room (Spirit)

best animated feature

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

24th Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

40th Annie Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

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

⭐︎ Frankenweenie (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ ParaNorman (Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Wreck-It Ralph (Globes, Critics, PGA, Annie, Oscars)

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Rise of the Guardians (Globes, Critics, PGA, Annie)

Hotel Transylvania (Globes, Annie)

Ice Age: Continental Drift (Critics)

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (Critics)

The Rabbi's Cat (Annie)

best sound

“Skyfall” “Zero Dark Thirty” TIE - Editing

“Les Misérables” - Mixing

 

49th Cinema Audio Society, USA Awards (CAS)

60th Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA Awards (MPSE)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Les Misérables (CAS, BAFTA, Oscars2)

👑 Skyfall (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars1, Oscars2)

👑 Zero Dark Thirty (CAS, Oscars1)

⭐︎ Argo (MPSE, Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Django Unchained (MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars1)

⭐︎ Life of Pi (MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars1, Oscars2)

⭐︎ Lincoln (CAS, Oscars2)

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (CAS, MPSE, BAFTA)

The Avengers (MPSE)

The Dark Knight Rises (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

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

15th Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDG)

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Anna Karenina (Critics, BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Les Misérables (Critics, BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lincoln (Critics, BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mirror Mirror (CDG3, Oscars)

⭐︎ Snow White and the Huntsman (BAFTA, CDG3, Oscars)

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Cloud Atlas (Critics, CDG3)

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Critics, CDG3)

Argo (CDG2)

Beasts of the Southern Wild (CDG1)

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (CDG1)

Great Expectations (BAFTA)

The Hunger Games (CDG3)

Moonrise Kingdom (CDG2)

Silver Linings Playbook (CDG1)

Skyfall (CDG1)

Zero Dark Thirty (CDG1)

 

Costume Designers Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Sci/Fantasy3 Design

best makeup + HAIrstyling

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Les Misérables (Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Hitchcock (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

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Lincoln (Critics, BAFTA)

Anna Karenina (BAFTA)

Cloud Atlas (Critics)

best international film

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Amour, Austria (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Kon-Tiki, Norway (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ No, Chile (Oscars)

⭐︎ A Royal Affair, Denmark (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ War Witch, Canada (Spirit, Oscars)

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Rust and Bone, France (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Spirit)

The Intouchables, France (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Headhunters, Norway (BAFTA)

The Hunt, Denmark (BAFTA)

Once Upon a Time in Anatolia, Turkey (Spirit)

Sister, Switzerland (Spirit)

best adapted screenplay

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

65th Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

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

⭐︎ Beasts of the Southern Wild (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Life of Pi (Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lincoln (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Silver Linings Playbook (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Critics, WGA)

best original screenplay

70th Golden Globes

18th Critics’ Choice Awards

65th Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

66th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

28th Independent Spirit Awards

85th Academy Awards

 

👑 Django Unchained (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Amour (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Flight (Critics, WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Moonrise Kingdom (Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Zero Dark Thirty (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

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The Master (Critics, WGA, BAFTA)

Looper (Critics, WGA)

Keep the Lights On (Spirit)

Ruby Sparks (Spirit)