I’ve been going back and forth on this category for a while now. Should I just pick my favourite movie, even though I don’t think it will actually end up the winner? Should I look at the stats and base it on other categories? This is one category that doesn’t seem completely decided just yet.
Martin McDonagh didn’t pick up a nomination for Three Billboards in the director category this year.
Film editing awards have been a great indicator of Best Picture victory in past years, but this year is a little different.
Roger Deakins picked up his 13th nomination in this category for his incredible work with Blade Runner 2049 and it might be his year. Also vying for the… Read more “Best Cinematography — 2018 Oscar Picks”
This year’s nominees come from all over here. We have sci fi, action, romance, and indie drama. What’s not different is the composers for each movie—we still have many of the usual suspects, including John Williams, Hans Zimmer, and Alexandre Desplat.
Blade Runner 2049 and The Shape of Water are clear frontrunners this year. Everything about the visuals in Water is gorgeous, from the greeny-blue tinge of everything juxtaposed with… Read more “Best Production Design — 2018 Oscar Picks”
Earlier today, we talked about the sound editing category and what editors do. A mixer’s job is to make sure all of the different sounds come together… Read more “Best Sound Mixing — 2018 Oscars Picks”
Sound editors are the ones creating the sounds you hear in movies, whether it’s something original (dinosaurs or aliens) or something more common like the noises from… Read more “Best Sound Editing — 2018 Oscar Picks”