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A N D   T H E Y ’ R E   O F F . . .
the final standings on 18.Jan.15 with 114 awards tabulated
**winner       +guild nominee

F I L M
includes foreign, animated and docs...

738 Boyhood*+
490 The Lego Movie+
462 Citizenfour*
452 Ida*
449 Birdman*+
397 The Grand Budapest Hotel*+
320 The Imitation Game*+
300 Whiplash*+
272 Under the Skin
270 Leviathan*
260 Selma*
259 Force Majeure
250 Two Days, One Night
233 Life Itself+
221 The Theory of Everything*+
216 Guardians of the Galaxy
215 How to Train Your Dragon 2*+
213 Big Hero 6*+
196 Nightcrawler+
185 Gone Girl+
176 The Boxtrolls*+
145 Foxcatcher+
122 Pride
122 Interstellar
117 Mr Turner
111 Virunga*+
110 The Tale of Princess Kaguya*
109 The Babadook
107 Wild Tales*
106 Snowpiercer
101 Mommy
101 The Overnighters
99 Goodbye to Language
94 Inherent Vice
90 Timbuktu*
86 The Tribe
84 American Sniper*+
82 Captain America: The Winter Soldier
82 Edge of Tomorrow
81 The Salt of the Earth*
80 We Are the Best!

D I R E C T O R

423 Richard Linklater - Boyhood*+
249 Alejandro G Inarritu - Birdman*+
206 Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel*+
99 Ava DuVernay - Selma
81 Damien Chazelle - Whiplash
64 Jonathan Glazer - Under the Skin
57 Morten Tyldum - The Imitation Game*+
54 David Fincher - Gone Girl
51 Mike Leigh - Mr Turner
34 Bennett Miller - Foxcatcher*

S C R E E N P L A Y

285 The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson.*+
271 Birdman - Inarritu, Giacobone, Dinelaris & Bo.*
219 Boyhood - Richard Linklater.*+
195 Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn+
157 Whiplash - Damien Chazelle.*+
140 Nightcrawler - Dan Gilroy.*+
139 The Imitation Game - Graham Moore*+
110 Inherent Vice - Paul Thomas Anderson*
77 The Theory of Everything - Anthony McCarten*
70 American Sniper - Jason Hall*+

A C T R E S S

378 Julianne Moore - Still Alice*+, Maps to the Stars
285 Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl*+, What We Did on Our Holiday
248 Reese Witherspoon - Wild*+
246 Marion Cotillard - Two Days One Night*, The Immigrant
182 Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything*+
101 Jennifer Aniston - Cake+
97 Scarlett Johansson - Under the Skin, Lucy
85 Amy Adams - Big Eyes
76 Essie Davis - The Babadook
39 Gugu Mbatha-Raw - Belle, Beyond the Lights

A C T O R

403 Michael Keaton - Birdman*+
283 Jake Gyllenhaal - Nightcrawler+, Enemy
271 Eddie Redmayne - The Theory of Everything*+
242 Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game*+
141 Ralph Fiennes - The Grand Budapest Hotel
135 Steve Carell - Foxcatcher*+
121 Timothy Spall - Mr Turner
86 David Oyelowo - Selma
55 Brendan Gleeson - Calvary
54 Tom Hardy - Locke

S U P P O R T I N G   A C T R E S S

433 Patricia Arquette - Boyhood*+
259 Emma Stone - Birdman*+
179 Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game*+
171 Jessica Chastain - A Most Violent Year, Interstellar
134 Tilda Swinton - Snowpiercer, Only Lovers Left Alive
112 Meryl Streep - Into the Woods*+
60 Agata Kulesza - Ida
54 Naomi Watts - St Vincent+
54 Rene Russo - Nightcrawler
47 Imelda Staunton - Pride

S U P P O R T I N G   A C T O R

443 JK Simmons - Whiplash*+
333 Edward Norton - Birdman*+
248 Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher+*
226 Ethan Hawke - Boyhood*+
107 Robert Duvall - The Judge*+
62 Josh Brolin - Inherent Vice
30 Riz Ahmed - Nightcrawler
25 Alfred Molina - Love Is Strange
20 Andrew Scott - Pride
14 Andy Serkis - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

E N S E M B L E

146 Birdman+
97 The Grand Budapest Hotel+
82 Boyhood+
60 The Imitation Game+
50 The Theory of Everything+
39 Guardians of the Galaxy
25 Pride
21 Foxcatcher
20 Divergent
19 Into the Woods

B R E A K T H R O U G H
A C T O R

70 Alex Lawther - The Imitation Game
68 Gugu Mbatha-Raw - Belle, Beyond the Lights
50 Jack O'Connell - Starred Up, Unbroken
45 Ellar Coltrane - Boyhood
30 Sameena Jabeen Ahmed - Catch Me Daddy
24 Ben Schnetzer - Pride, The Riot Club
23 Corey McKinley - '71
22 Jaeden Lieberher – St. Vincent
21 Tessa Thompson - Dear White People
20 Shailene Woodley - Divergent, The Fault in Our Stars

B R E A K T H R O U G H
F I L M M A K E R

65 Yann Demange - '71
64 Dan Gilroy - Nightcrawler
59 Jennifer Kent - The Babadook
51 Hong Khaou - Lilting
41 Justin Simien - Dear White People
40 Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard - 20,000 Days on Earth
40 Elaine Constantine - Northern Soul
38 Ana Lily Amirpour - A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
37 Damien Chazelle - Whiplash
32 Gillian Robespierre - Obvious Child

A R T
design • costumes • makeup

415 The Grand Budapest Hotel*+
242 Into the Woods*+
172 Guardians of the Galaxy*+
147 Mr Turner*
147 Interstellar*+
146 Inherent Vice*+
126 The Theory of Everything+ 121 The Imitation Game*+
91 Birdman+
85 Maleficent*+

M U S I C

150 Under the Skin - Mica Levi
125 Birdman - Antonio Sanchez
108 Interstellar - Hans Zimmer*
97 The Theory of Everything - Johann Johannson*
82 Selma - John Legend, Common
80 The Grand Budapest Hotel - Alexandre Desplat*
77 Gone Girl - Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross
66 The Imitation Game - Alexandre Desplat*
57 The Lego Movie - Mark Mothersbaugh
55 Begin Again - Gregg Alexander*

C I N E M A T O G R A P H Y

269 Birdman - Emmanuel Lubezki*
148 Mr Turner - Dick Pope*
116 The Grant Budapest Hotel - Robert Yeoman*
80 Ida - Ryszard Lenczewski, Lukasz Zal*
75 Interstellar - Hoyte Van Hoytema
44 Unbroken - Roger Deakins*
38 Leviathan - Mikhail Krichman
31 Under the Skin - Daniel Landin
27 The Immigrant - Darius Khondji
25 Nightcrawler - Robert Elswit

TECH
effects • sound • stunts

207 Interstellar*+
139 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes*
130 Guardians of the Galaxy*+
109 American Sniper*+
92 Birdman*+
81 Whiplash*
74 Unbroken*+
70 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies*
64 X-Men: Days of Future Past*
42 Edge of Tomorrow

E D I T I N G

180 Boyhood - Sandra Adair*+
160 Whiplash - Tom Cross*+
92 Birdman - Douglas Crise, Stephen Mirrone+
77 The Grand Budapest Hotel - Barney Pilling*+
71 The Imitation Game - William Goldenberg*+
59 Gone Girl - Kirk Baxter+
50 Nightcrawler - John Gilroy+
45 American Sniper - Gary Roach, Joel Cox*+
41 Inherent Vice - Leslie Jones+
31 Citizenfour - Mathilde Bonnefoy+

W O R S T   F I L M

121 Left Behind
118 The Legend of Hercules
115 Transformers: Age of Extinction 95 A Haunted House 2
88 I, Frankenstein
83 Saving Christmas
81 Endless Love
71 Transcendence
69 A Million Ways to Die in the West
68 Grace of Monaco
A W A R D S   &   B U Z Z   I N C L U D E D . . . back to the top
Guilds: ACE Eddies. ADG. Annies. CAS. CDG. DGA. M&HG. PGA. SAG. WGA. Awards: AFI. Bafta. Bifa. Cinema Eye. EFAs . Golden Globes. Gothams. IDAs. Oscar longlists. People's Choice. Progies. Razzies. Scripters. Spirits. Critics: African-American. Austin. Boston. Boston Online Broadcast Critics Choice. Chicago. Dallas Ft Worth. Detroit. Dublin. Fipresci. Florida. Golden Satellites. Houston. Indiana. IMDb. Kansas City. Las Vegas. London. Los Angeles. Metacritic. National Board of Review. National Society. Nevada. New York. New York Online. North Carolina. Ohio. Online. Phoenix. Rotten Tomatoes. St Louis. San Diego. San Francisco. South Eastern. Toronto. Utah. Vancouver. Washington DC. Women. Festivals: Abu Dhabi. Berlinale. Cannes. Capri Hollywood. Edinburgh. London. Raindance. San Sebastian. Santa Barbara. Sundance. SXSW. Toronto. Tribeca. Venice. And lots of journalists and Oscarwatchers...
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