Wednesday, January 28, 2004

Academy Award nominees



Picture: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Lost in Translation, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Mystic River, Seabiscuit.

Actor: Johnny Depp, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl; Ben Kingsley, House of Sand and Fog; Jude Law, Cold Mountain; Bill Murray, Lost in Translation; Sean Penn, Mystic River.

Actress: Keisha Castle-Hughes, Whale Rider; Diane Keaton, Something's Gotta Give; Samantha Morton, In America; Charlize Theron, Monster; Naomi Watts, 21 Grams.

Supporting actor: Alec Baldwin, The Cooler; Benicio Del Toro, 21 Grams; Djimon Hounsou, In America; Tim Robbins, Mystic River; Ken Watanabe, The Last Samurai.

Supporting actress: Shohreh Aghdashloo, House of Sand and Fog; Patricia Clarkson, Pieces of April; Marcia Gay Harden, Mystic River; Holly Hunter, Thirteen; Renee Zellweger, Cold Mountain.

Director: Fernando Meirelles, City of God; Peter Jackson, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King; Sofia Coppola, Lost in Translation" Peter Weir, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World; Clint Eastwood, Mystic River.

Foreign film: The Barbarian Invasions, Canada; Zelary, Czech Republic; The Twilight Samurai, Japan; Twin Sisters, The Netherlands; Evil, Sweden.

Adapted screenplay: Robert Pulcini and Shari Springer Berman, American Splendor; Braulio Mantovani, City of God; Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens and Peter Jackson, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King; Brian Helgeland, Mystic River; Gary Ross, Seabiscuit.

Original screenplay: Denys Arcand, The Barbarian Invasions; Steven Knight, Dirty Pretty Things; Andrew Stanton, Bob Peterson and David Reynolds, Finding Nemo; Jim Sheridan, Naomi Sheridan and Kirsten Sheridan, In America; Sofia Coppola, Lost in Translation.

Animated feature film: Brother Bear; Finding Nemo; The Triplets of Belleville.

Art direction: Girl with a Pearl Earring, The Last Samurai, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Seabiscuit.

Cinematography: City of God, Cold Mountain, Girl with a Pearl Earring, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Seabiscuit.

Sound mixing: The Last Samurai, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Seabiscuit.

Sound editing: Finding Nemo, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.

Original score: Big Fish, Danny Elfman; Cold Mountain, Gabriel Yared; Finding Nemo, Thomas Newman; House of Sand and Fog, James Horner; The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Howard Shore.

Original song: "Into the West" from The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Fran Walsh, Howard Shore and Annie Lennox; "A Kiss at the End of the Rainbow" from A Mighty Wind, Michael McKean and Annette O'Toole; "Scarlet Tide" from Cold Mountain, T Bone Burnett and Elvis Costello; "The Triplets of Belleville" from The Triplets of Belleville, Benoit Charest and Sylvain Chomet; "You Will Be My Ain True Love" from Cold Mountain, Sting.

Costume: Girl with a Pearl Earring, The Last Samurai, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Seabiscuit.

Documentary feature: Balseros, Capturing the Friedmans, The Fog of War, My Architect, The Weather Underground.

Documentary short subject: Asylum, Chernobyl Heart, Ferry Tales.

Film editing: City of God, Cold Mountain, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of The King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Seabiscuit.

Makeup: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.

Animated short film: Boundin', Destino, Gone Nutty, Harvie Krumpet, Nibbles.

Live action short film: Die Rote Jacke (The Red Jacket), Most (The Bridge), Squash, (A) Torzija (A Torsion), Two Soldiers.

Visual effects: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.

Previously announced winners

Honorary Academy Award: Blake Edwards.

Gordon E. Sawyer Award (technical achievement): Peter D. Parks.

Academy Award of Merit (technical achievement): Digidesign.

Academy Award of Merit (technical achievement): Bill Tondreau.




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