2017 Oscar Nominees + Reviews

Best Picture

Best Director

Best Actor

Best Actress

  • Isabelle Huppert – Elle as Michèle Leblanc
  • Ruth Negga – Loving as Mildred Loving
  • Natalie Portman – Jackie as Jackie Kennedy
  • Emma Stone – La La Land as Mia Dolan
  • Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins as Florence Foster Jenkins

Best Supporting Actor

Best Supporting Actress

Best Original Screenplay

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Eric Heisserer – Arrival from Story of Your Life by Ted Chiang
  • August Wilson – Fences from Fences by August Wilson
  • Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi – Hidden Figures from Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
  • Luke Davies – Lion from A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley and Larry Buttrose
  • Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney – Moonlight from In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue by Tarell Alvin McCraney

Best Animated Feature Film

  • Kubo and the Two Strings – Travis Knight and Arianne Sutner
  • Moana – John Musker, Ron Clements and Osnat Shurer
  • My Life as a Zucchini – Claude Barras and Max Karli
  • The Red Turtle – Michael Dudok de Wit and Toshio Suzuki
  • Zootopia – Byron Howard, Rich Moore and Clark Spencer

Best Foreign Language Film

  • Land of Mine (Denmark) in Danish – Martin Zandvliet
  • A Man Called Ove (Sweden) in Swedish – Hannes Holm
  • The Salesman (Iran) in Persian – Asghar Farhadi
  • Tanna (Australia) in Nauvhal – Martin Butler and Bentley Dean
  • Toni Erdmann (Germany) in German – Maren Ade

Best Documentary – Feature

  • Fire at Sea – Gianfranco Rosa and Donatella Palermo
  • I Am Not Your Negro – Raoul Peck, Rémi Grellety and Hébert Peck
  • Life, Animated – Roger Ross Williams and Julie Goldman
  • O.J.: Made in America – Ezra Edelman and Caroline Waterlow
  • 13th – Ava DuVernay, Spencer Averick and Howard Barish

Best Documentary – Short Subject

  • Extremist
  • 4.1 Miles
  • Joe’s Violin
  • Watani: My Homeland
  • The White Helmets

Best Live Action Short Film

  • Ennemis Intérieurs
  • La Femme et le TGV
  • Silent Nights
  • Sing
  • Timecode

Best Animated Short Film

  • Blind Vaysha
  • Borrowed Time
  • Pear Cider and Cigarettes
  • Pearl
  • Piper

Best Original Score

Best Original Song

  • “Audition (The Fools Who Dream)” from La La Land; music by Justin Hurwitz, lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
  • “Can’t Stop the Feeling” from Trolls; music and lyrics by Justin Timberlake, Max Martin and Karl Johan Schuster
  • “City of Stars” from La La Land; music by Justin Hurwitz, lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
  • “The Empty Chair” from Jim: The James Foley Story; music and lyrics by J. Ralph and Sting
  • “How Far I’ll Go” from Moana; music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda

Best Sound Editing

  • Arrival – Sylvain Bellemare
  • Deepwater Horizon – Wylie Stateman
  • Hacksaw Ridge – Robert Mackenzie and Andy Wright
  • La La Land – Ai-Ling Lee and Mildred Iatrou Morgan
  • Sully – Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman

Best Sound Mixing

  • Arrival – Bernard Gariépy Strobl and Claude La Haye
  • Hacksaw Ridge – Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright, Robert Mackenzie and Peter Grace
  • La La Land – Andy Nelson, Ai-Ling Lee and Steve A. Morrow
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – David Parker, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson
  • 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi – Greg P. Russell, Gary Summers, Jeffrey J. Haboush and Mac Ruth

Best Production Design

Best Cinematography

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

  • A Man Called Ove – Eva von Bahr and Love Larson
  • Star Trek Beyond – Joel Harlow and Richard Alonzo
  • Suicide Squad – Alessandro Bertolazzi, Giorgio Gregorini and Christopher Nelson

Best Costume Design

Best Film Editing

Best Visual Effects

  • Deepwater Horizon – Craig Hammeck, Jason Snell, Jason Billington and Burt Dalton
  • Doctor Strange – Stephane Ceretti, Richard Bluff, Vincent Cirelli and Paul Corbould
  • The Jungle Book – Robert Legato, Adam Valdez, Andrew R. Jones and Dan Lemmon
  • Kubo and the Two Strings – Steve Emerson, Oliver Jones, Brian McLean and Brad Schiff
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – John Knoll, Mohen Leo, Hal Hickel and Neil Corbould