The 2016 Oscars winners list

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Here’s the list of nominees for the 88th Academy Awards. Winners are noted in bold.

Best picture

  • “The Big Short”
  • “Bridge of Spies”
  • “Brooklyn”
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road”
  • “The Martian”
  • “The Revenant”
  • “Room”
  • “Spotlight” (WINNER)

Best actor

  • Bryan Cranston, “Trumbo”
  • Matt Damon, “The Martian”
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Revenant” (WINNER)
  • Michael Fassbender, “Steve Jobs”
  • Eddie Redmayne, “The Danish Girl”

Best actress

  • Cate Blanchett, “Carol”
  • Brie Larson, “Room” (WINNER)
  • Jennifer Lawrence, “Joy”
  • Charlotte Rampling, “45 Years”
  • Saoirse Ronan, “Brooklyn”

Best supporting actor

  • Christian Bale, “The Big Short”
  • Tom Hardy, “The Revenant”
  • Mark Ruffalo, “Spotlight”
  • Mark Rylance, “Bridge of Spies” (WINNER)
  • Sylvester Stallone, “Creed”

Best supporting actress

  • Jennifer Jason Leigh, “The Hateful Eight”
  • Rooney Mara, “Carol”
  • Rachel McAdams, “Spotlight”
  • Alicia Vikander, “The Danish Girl” (WINNER)
  • Kate Winslet, “Steve Jobs”

Best director

  • “The Big Short,” Adam McKay
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” George Miller
  • “The Revenant,” Alejandro G. Iñárritu (WINNER)
  • “Room,” Lenny Abrahamson
  • “Spotlight,” Tom McCarthy

Best original screenplay

  • “Bridge of Spies,” by Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen
  • “Ex Machina,” by Alex Garland
  • “Inside Out,” by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve and Josh Cooley; original story by Pete Docter and Ronnie del Carmen
  • “Spotlight,” by Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy (WINNER)
  • “Straight Outta Compton,” by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff

Best adapted screenplay

  • “The Big Short,” Charles Randolph and Adam McKay (WINNER)
  • “Brooklyn,” Nick Hornby
  • “Carol,” Phyllis Nagy
  • “The Martian,” Drew Goddard
  • “Room,” Emma Donoghue

Best costume design

  • “Carol,” Sandy Powell
  • “Cinderella,” Sandy Powell
  • “The Danish Girl,” Paco Delgado
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” Jenny Beavan (WINNER)
  • “The Revenant,” Jacqueline West

Best production design

  • “Bridge of Spies,” production design by Adam Stockhausen; set decoration by Rena DeAngelo and Bernhard Henrich
  • “The Danish Girl,” production design by Eve Stewart; set decoration by Michael Standish
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” production design by Colin Gibson; set decoration by Lisa Thompson (WINNER)
  • “The Martian,” production design by Arthur Max; set decoration by Celia Bobak
  • “The Revenant,” production design by Jack Fisk; set decoration by Hamish Purdy

Best makeup and hairstyling

  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin (WINNER)
  • “The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared,” Love Larson and Eva von Bahr
  • “The Revenant,” Siân Grigg, Duncan Jarman and Robert Pandini

Best cinematography

  • “Carol,” Ed Lachman
  • “The Hateful Eight,” Robert Richardson
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” John Seale
  • “The Revenant,” Emmanuel Lubezki (WINNER)
  • “Sicario,” Roger Deakins

Best film editing

  • “The Big Short,” Hank Corwin
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” Margaret Sixel (WINNER)
  • “The Revenant,” Stephen Mirrione
  • “Spotlight,” Tom McArdle
  • “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey

Best sound editing

  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” Mark Mangini and David White (WINNER)
  • “The Martian,” Oliver Tarney
  • “The Revenant,” Martin Hernandez and Lon Bender
  • “Sicario,” Alan Robert Murray
  • “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Matthew Wood and David Acord

Best sound mixing

  • “Bridge of Spies,” Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom and Drew Kunin
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” Chris Jenkins, Gregg Rudloff and Ben Osmo (WINNER)
  • “The Martian,” Paul Massey, Mark Taylor and Mac Ruth
  • “The Revenant,” Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño, Randy Thom and Chris Duesterdiek
  • “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Andy Nelson, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson

Best visual effects

  • “Ex Machina,” Andrew Whitehurst, Paul Norris, Mark Ardington and Sara Bennett (WINNER)
  • “Mad Max: Fury Road,” Andrew Jackson, Tom Wood, Dan Oliver and Andy Williams
  • “The Martian,” Richard Stammers, Anders Langlands, Chris Lawrence and Steven Warner
  • “The Revenant,” Rich McBride, Matthew Shumway, Jason Smith and Cameron Waldbauer
  • “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Neal Scanlan and Chris Corbould

Best animated short film

  • “Bear Story,” Gabriel Osorio and Pato Escala (WINNER)
  • “Prologue,” Richard Williams and Imogen Sutton
  • “Sanjay’s Super Team,” Sanjay Patel and Nicole Grindle
  • “We Can’t Live without Cosmos,” Konstantin Bronzit
  • “World of Tomorrow,” Don Hertzfeldt

Best animated feature film

  • “Anomalisa,” Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson and Rosa Tran
  • “Boy and the World,” Alê Abreu
  • “Inside Out,” Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera (WINNER)
  • “Shaun the Sheep Movie,” Mark Burton and Richard Starzak
  • “When Marnie Was There,” Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Yoshiaki Nishimura

Best documentary, short subject

  • “Body Team 12,” David Darg and Bryn Mooser
  • “Chau, Beyond the Lines,” Courtney Marsh and Jerry Franck
  • “Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah,” Adam Benzine
  • “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness,” Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy (WINNER)
  • “Last Day of Freedom,” Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman

Best documentary feature

  • “Amy,” Asif Kapadia and James Gay-Rees (WINNER)
  • “Cartel Land,” Matthew Heineman and Tom Yellin
  • “The Look of Silence,” Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sørensen
  • “What Happened, Miss Simone?” Liz Garbus, Amy Hobby and Justin Wilkes
  • “Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom,” Evgeny Afineevsky and Den Tolmor

Best live-action short film

  • “Ave Maria,” Basil Khalil and Eric Dupont
  • “Day One,” Henry Hughes
  • “Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut),” Patrick Vollrath
  • “Shok,” Jamie Donoughue
  • “Stutterer,” Benjamin Cleary and Serena Armitage (WINNER)

Best foreign-language film

  • “Embrace of the Serpent,” Colombia
  • “Mustang,” France
  • “Son of Saul,” Hungary (WINNER)
  • “Theeb,” Jordan
  • “A War,” Denmark

Best original song

  • “Earned It” from “Fifty Shades of Grey” – Music and lyric by Abel Tesfaye, Ahmad Balshe, Jason Daheala Quenneville and Stephan Moccio
  • “Manta Ray” from “Racing Extinction” – Music by J. Ralph and lyric by Antony Hegarty
  • “Simple Song #3” from “Youth” – Music and lyric by David Lang
  • “Til It Happens To You” from “The Hunting Ground” – Music and lyric by Diane Warren and Lady Gaga
  • “Writing’s on the Wall” from “Spectre” (WINNER) – Music and lyric by Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith

Best original score

  • “Bridge of Spies,” Thomas Newman
  • “Carol,” Carter Burwell
  • “The Hateful Eight,” Ennio Morricone (WINNER)
  • “Sicario,” Jóhann Jóhannsson
  • “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” John Williams


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