The Oscar 2020 nominations were announced earlier this week! The nine nominations for Best Picture include Ford v Ferrari, The Irishman, Jojo Rabbit, Joker, Little Women, Marriage Story, 1917, Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood, and Parasite. Take a look at the lineup and let us know which film you think should win in the comments.
Ford v Ferrari
Director: James Mangold
American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference, the laws of physics and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford and challenge Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.
Director: Martin Scorsese
A mob hitman recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.
Director: Taika Waititi
A young boy in Hitler’s army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.
Director: Todd Phillips
In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.
Director: Greta Gerwig
Jo March reflects back and forth on her life, telling the beloved story of the March sisters – four young women each determined to live life on their own terms.
Director: Noah Baumbach
Noah Baumbach’s incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.
Director: Sam Mendes
Two young British soldiers during the First World War are given an impossible mission: deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men, and one of the soldiers’ brothers, from walking straight into a deadly trap.
Once Upon a Time … In Hollywood
Director: Quentin Tarantino
A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood’s Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.
Director: Bong Joon Ho
All unemployed, Ki-taek and his family take peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks, as they ingratiate themselves into their lives and get entangled in an unexpected incident.
Tune in on Sunday February 9 at 8e/5p to watch the Oscar winners announced live on ABC! For a full list of nominations head to the Oscars website.