Oscars 2013: Nominations announced

Oscars 2013: Nominations announced

Oscars 2013: Nominations announced

The shortlist for this year’s Academy Award nominations has been announced ahead of the Oscars ceremony next month.

Quvenzhane Wallis, 9, could be the youngest star to take home a best actress Oscar after being nominated for her role in Beasts of the Southern Wild.

The film is also in the running for best film alongside Quentin Tarantino’s western Django Unchained, Tom Hooper’s musical Les Miserables, Ang Lee’s Life of Pi , David O Russell’s Silver Linings Playbook and Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty.

Other best picture nominees include Michael Haneke’s Amour, Steven Spielberg’s drama Lincoln – which picked up 12 nominations overall – and Ben Affleck’s Argo.

Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announced the nominations on Thursday.

A full list of nominees is available below.

1. Best Picture:

  • Amour
  • Argo
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Django Unchained
  • Les Miserables
  • Life of Pi
  • Lincoln
  • Silver Linings Playbook
  • Zero Dark Thirty

2. Actor:

  • Bradley Cooper, “Silver Linings Playbook”
  • Daniel Day-Lewis, “Lincoln”
  • Hugh Jackman, “Les Miserables”
  • Joaquin Phoenix, “The Master”
  • Denzel Washington, “Flight.”

3. Actress:

  • Jessica Chastain, “Zero Dark Thirty”
  • Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook”
  • Emmanuelle Riva, “Amour”
  • Quvenzhané Wallis, “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
  • Naomi Watts, “The Impossible.”

4. Supporting Actor:

  • Alan Arkin, “Argo”
  • Robert De Niro, “Silver Linings Playbook”
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman, “The Master”
  • Tommy Lee Jones, “Lincoln”
  • Christoph Waltz, “Django Unchained.”

5. Supporting Actress:

  • Amy Adams, “The Master”
  • Sally Field, “Lincoln”
  • Anne Hathaway, “Les Miserables”
  • Helen Hunt, “The Sessions”
  • Jacki Weaver, “Silver Linings Playbook”

6. Directing:

  • Michael Haneke, “Amour”
  • Benh Zeitlin, “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
  • Ang Lee, “Life of Pi”
  • Steven Spielberg, “Lincoln”
  • David O. Russell, “Silver Linings Playbook”

7. Foreign Language Film:

  • “Amour,” Austria
  • “Kon-Tiki,” Norway
  • “No,” Chile
  • “A Royal Affair,” Denmark
  • “War Witch,” Canada

8. Adapted Screenplay:

  • Chris Terrio, “Argo”
  • Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin, “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
  • David Magee, “Life of Pi”
  • Tony Kushner, “Lincoln”
  • David O. Russell, “Silver Linings Playbook.”

9. Original Screenplay:

  • Michael Haneke, “Amour”
  • Quentin Tarantino, “Django Unchained”
  • John Gatins, “Flight”
  • Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola, “Moonrise Kingdom”
  • Mark Boal, “Zero Dark Thirty.”

10. Animated Feature Film:

  • Brave
  • Frankenweenie
  • ParaNorman
  • The Pirates! Band of Misfits
  • Wreck-It Ralph

11. Production Design:

  • Anna Karenina
  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • Les Miserables
  • Life of Pi
  • Lincoln

12. Cinematography:

  • Anna Karenina
  • Django Unchained
  • Life of Pi
  • Lincoln
  • Skyfall

13. Sound Mixing:

  • Argo
  • Les Miserables
  • Life of Pi
  • Lincoln
  • Skyfall

14. Sound Editing:

  • Argo
  • Django Unchained
  • Life of Pi
  • Skyfall
  • Zero Dark Thirty

15. Original Score:

  • “Anna Karenina,” Dario Marianelli
  • “Argo,” Alexandre Desplat;
  • Life of Pi,” Mychael Danna;
  • “Lincoln,” John Williams;
  • “Skyfall,” Thomas Newman.

16. Original Song:

  • “Before My Time” from “Chasing Ice,” J. Ralph
  • “Everybody Needs a Best Friend” from “Ted,” Walter Murphy and Seth MacFarlane
  • “Pi’s Lullaby” from “Life of Pi,” Mychael Danna and Bombay Jayashri
  • “Skyfall” from “Skyfall,” Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth
  • “Suddenly” from “Les Miserables,” Claude-Michel Schonberg, Herbert Kretzmer and Alain Boublil.

17. Costume:

  • Anna Karenina
  • Les Miserables
  • Lincoln
  • Mirror Mirror
  • Snow White and the Huntsman

18. Documentary Feature:

  • 5 Broken Cameras
  • The Gatekeepers
  • How to Survive a Plague
  • The Invisible War
  • Searching for Sugar Man

19. Documentary (short subject):

  • Inocente
  • Kings Point
  • Mondays at Racine
  • Open Heart
  • Redemption

20. Film Editing:

  • Argo
  • Life of Pi
  • Lincoln
  • Silver Linings Playbook
  • Zero Dark Thirty

21. Makeup and Hairstyling:

  • Hitchcock
  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • Les Miserables

22. Animated Short Film:

  • Adam and Dog
  • Fresh Guacamole
  • Head over Heels
  • Maggie Simpson in `The Longest Daycare
  • Paperman

23. Live Action Short Film:

  • Asad
  • Buzkashi Boys
  • Curfew
  • Death of a Shadow (Dood van een Schaduw)
  • Henry

24. Visual Effects:

  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • Life of Pi
  • Marvel’s The Avengers
  • Prometheus
  • Snow White and the Huntsman

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This article is written by Vivid Time Staff member.