Power of the Dog Leads Oscar Nominations

Power of the Dog Leads 94th Oscar Nominations


The nominations for the 94th Academy Awards were made this morning in a video announcement hosted by Leslie Jordan and .

Jane Campion's Power of the Dog led the nominations with 12, which includes nods for Best Picture, Best Actor for , Best Supporting Actor for both and , Best Supporting Actress of Kirsten Dunst, and Best Director for Campion. The runner-up for this year's Oscars is Denis Villeneuve's Dune: Part One, including Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Cinematography. The two frontrunners of followed by Kenneth Branagh's Belfast and Steven Speilberg's remake of West Side Story, which both have 7 nominations, including Best Picture. The remaining films nominated for Best Picture are CODA (3 nominations), Don't Look Up (4 nominations), Drive My Car (4 nominations), King Richard (6 nominations), Licorice Pizza (3 nominations), and Nightmare Alley (4 nominations).

The acceptance of Internation Feature Films at the Oscars continue this year as Drive My Car, the arguable front runner in the category, also got nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay. In addition, the film Flee made a hat-trick of sorts getting nominated in the Best International Feature, Best Documentary, and Best Animated Film categories.

Films to get attention in the other major categories includes:

The 94th Oscars will take place on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby® Theatre at Hollywood & Highland® in Hollywood

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