The nominations for this year’s 92nd Academy Awards were announced this morning. As was the case with the Baftas a week prior, Todd Phillips’ Joker led the way with a huge eleven nominations, followed by Sam Mendes’ 1917, Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman and Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood all on ten.

Best Picture
Ford v Ferrari*
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Little Women
Marriage Story
Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood

Best Director
Bong Joon-ho, Parasite
Sam Mendes, 1917
Todd Phillips, Joker
Martin Scorsese, The Irishman
Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood

Best Actor
Joaquin Phoenix, Joker
Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Antonio Banderas, Pain and Glory
Adam Driver, Marriage Story
Jonathan Pryce, The Two Popes*

Best Actress
Cynthia Erivo, Harriet*
Scarlett Johansson, Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan, Little Women
Charlize Theron, Bombshell
Renée Zellweger, Judy*

Best Supporting Actor
Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Al Pacino, The Irishman
Joe Pesci, The Irishman
Anthony Hopkins, The Two Popes*
Tom Hanks, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates, Richard Jewell*
Laura Dern, Marriage Story
Scarlett Johansson, Jojo Rabbit
Florence Pugh, Little Women
Margot Robbie, Bombshell

Best Original Screenplay
Rian Johnson, Knives Out
Sam Mendes and Krysty Wilson-Cairns, 1917
Noah Baumbach, Marriage Story
Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Bong Joon-ho and Han Jin-won, Parasite

Best Adapted Screenplay
Steven Zaillian, The Irishman
Todd Phillips and Scott Silver, Joker
Taika Waititi, Jojo Rabbit
Greta Gerwig, Little Women
Anthony McCarten, The Two Popes*

Best International Feature
Corpus Christi*
Les Misérables*
Pain and Glory

Best Animated Feature
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World*
I Lost My Body
Missing Link
Toy Story 4

Best Documentary Feature
American Factory
The Cave
The Edge of Democracy
For Sama

Best Original Score
Thomas Newman, 1917
Hildur Guðnadóttir, Joker
Alexandre Desplat, Little Women
Randy Newman, Marriage Story
John Williams, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Best Original Song
“I Can’t Let You Throw Yourself Away,” Toy Story 4
“I’m Standing With You,” Breakthrough
“Into the Unknown,” Frozen 2
“(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again,” Rocketman*
“Stand Up,” Harriet

Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins, 1917
Jarin Blaschke, The Lighthouse
Rodrigo Prieto, The Irishman
Lawrence Sher, Joker
Robert Richardson, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood

Best Costume Design
Sandy Powell, The Irishman
Jacqueline Durran, Little Women
Mayes C. Rubeo, Jojo Rabbit
Mark Bridges, Joker
Arianne Phillips, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood

Best Editing
Ford v. Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil*

Best Production Design
Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit

Best Sound Editing
Ford v. Ferrari*
Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Best Sound Mixing
Ad Astra
Ford v. Ferrari
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Best Visual Effects
Avengers: Endgame
The Irishman
The Lion King
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Best Animated Short
Dcera (Daughter)
Hair Love

Best Live Action Short
Nefta Football Club
The Neighbors’ Window
A Sister

Best Documentary Short
In the Absence
Learning to Skateboard in a War Zone (If You’re A Girl)
Life Overtakes Me
St. Louis Superman
Walk Run Cha-Cha

The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony take place on 9 February 2020 at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.

Daniel Green