Oscars Nominations 2016: The Revenant Leads the Race

The Revenant leads with 12 nominations; Mad Max follows with 10.

by | January 14, 2016 | Comments

The Academy Awards nominations for 2016 are in! Read through for the full list of nominees announced this morning  by actor John Krasinski, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, and filmmakers Guillermo del Toro and Ang Lee. The 88th Oscars will be hosted by comedian Chris Rock on Sunday, February 28, 2016.

Best Picture

Best Directing

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Christian Bale

The Big Short

Tom Hardy

The Revenant


Mark Rylance

Bridge of Spies

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Jennifer Jason Leigh

The Hateful Eight


Alicia Vikander

The Danish Girl

Kate Winslet

Steve Jobs

Best Foreign Language Film

Best Animated Feature Film

Best Documentary Feature

Best Writing – Original Screenplay

Best Writing – Adapted Screenplay

Best Cinematography

Best Film Editing

Best Music – Original Score

Best Music – Original Song

“Earned It”

Fifty Shades of Grey

“Manta Ray”

Racing Extinction

“Simple Song #3”


“Til It Happens To You”

The Hunting Ground

“Writing’s On The Wall”


Best Production Design

Best Costume Design

Best Sound Editing

Best Sound Mixing

Best Visual Effects

Best Make Up and Hairstyling

Best Short Film – Live Action

  • Ave Maria
  • Day One
  • Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut)
  • Shok
  • Stutterer

Best Short Film – Animated

  • Bear Story
  • Prologue
  • Sanjay’s Super Team
  • We Can’t Live Without Cosmos
  • World of Tomorrow

Best Documentary Short

  • Body Team 12
  • Chau, Beyond the Lines
  • Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah
  • A Girl on the River: The Price of Forgiveness
  • Last Day of Freedom

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