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SYNOPSIS

Set in the glamour of 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutants and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover. Once controlled and planned, he finds his carefully tailored life disrupted by love. Written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

BEST PICTURE

JoAnne Sellar

Paul Thomas Anderson

Megan Ellison

Daniel Lupi

BEST DIRECTOR

Paul Thomas Anderson

BEST ACTOR

Daniel Day-Lewis

BEST ACTRESS

Vicky Krieps

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Lesley Manville

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Paul Thomas Anderson

BEST FILM EDITING

Dylan Tichenor

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Mark Tildesley

Production Designer

Véronique Melery

Set Decorator

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Mark Bridges

BEST SOUND MIXING

Adrian Bell

Production Sound Mixer

Christopher Scarabosio

Re-Recording Mixer

David Acord

Re-Recording Mixer

BEST SOUND EDITING

Christopher Scarabosio

Supervising Sound Editor & Sound Designer

Matthew Wood

Supervising Sound Editor

BEST MAKE-UP AND HAIRSTYLING

Paul Engelen

Make-Up Designer

Jon Henry Gordon

Hair Designer

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Jonny Greenwood

SCREENINGS

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SYNOPSIS

Victoria & Abdul tells the true story of the amazing and unlikely friendship between Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) and a young clerk, Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), who becomes her teacher, her spiritual advisor, and her devoted friend. In 1887, Abdul travels from India to present a ceremonial medal as part of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee but surprisingly finds favor with the elderly Queen. The unlikely relationship causes a battle royale within the royal household, pitting the Queen against court and family. Victoria & Abdul explores questions of race, religion, power, and Empire through the prism of an unusual and moving friendship.

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

BEST PICTURE

Tim Bevan

Eric Fellner

Beeban Kidron

Tracey Seaward

BEST DIRECTOR

Stephen Frears

BEST ACTRESS

Judi Dench

BEST ACTOR

Ali Fazal

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Eddie Izzard

Adeel Akhtar

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Lee Hall

Based on the book by

Shrabani Basu

BEST FILM EDITING

Melanie Ann Oliver, ACE

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Danny Cohen, BSC

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Alan Macdonald

Production Designer

Michael Standish

Set Decorator

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Consolata Boyle

BEST SOUND MIXING

Peter Lindsay, AMPS

Production Sound Mixer

Mike Dowson

Re-Recording Mixer  

Dafydd Archard

Re-Recording Mixer

BEST SOUND EDITING

Becki Ponting

Supervising Sound Editor

Ian Wilson

Supervising Sound Editor

BEST MAKE-UP AND HAIRSTYLING

Daniel Phillips

Make-Up and Hair Designer

Lou Sheppard

Co-Hair Designer

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Thomas Newman

SCREENINGS

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SYNOPSIS

During the early days of World War II, with the fall of France imminent, Britain faces its darkest hour as the threat of invasion looms. As the seemingly unstoppable Nazi forces advance, and with the Allied army cornered on the beaches of Dunkirk, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the leadership of the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman). While maneuvering his political rivals, he must confront the ultimate choice: negotiate with Hitler and save the British people at a terrible cost or rally the nation and fight on against incredible odds. Directed by Joe Wright. Written by Anthony McCarten. Also starring Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Stephen Dillane, Ronald Pickup, Samuel West and Ben Mendelsohn.

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

BEST PICTURE

Tim Bevan

Eric Fellner

Lisa Bruce

Anthony McCarten

Douglas Urbanski

BEST DIRECTOR

Joe Wright

BEST ACTOR

Gary Oldman

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Stephen Dillane

Ronald Pickup

Ben Mendelsohn

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Kristin Scott Thomas

Lily James

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Anthony McCarten

BEST FILM EDITING

Valerio Bonelli

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Bruno Delbonnel, AFC ASC

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Sarah Greenwood

Production Designer

Katie Spencer

Set Decorator

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Jacqueline Durran

BEST SOUND MIXING

John Casali

Sound Mixer

Craig Berkey

Re-Recording Mixer

Paul Cotterell

Re-Recording Mixer

BEST SOUND EDITING

Craig Berkey

Supervising Sound Editor

Becki Ponting

Supervising Sound Editor

BEST MAKE-UP AND HAIRSTYLING

Ivana Primorac

Make-Up and Hair Designer

Kazuhiro Tsuji

Gary Oldman’s Prosthetics, Make-Up & Hair

David Malinowski

Prosthetic Make-Up Supervisor to Gary Oldman

Lucy Sibbick

Prosthetic Make-Up & Hair Artist to Gary Oldman

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Dario Marianelli

SCREENINGS

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SYNOPSIS

The Beguiled is a thriller from writer/director Sofia Coppola. The story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events.

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

BEST PICTURE

Youree Henley

Sofia Coppola

BEST DIRECTOR

Sofia Coppola

BEST ACTOR

Colin Farrell

BEST ACTRESS

Nicole Kidman

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Kirsten Dunst

Elle Fanning

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Sofia Coppola

Based on the novel by

Thomas Cullinan

and the screenplay by

Albert Maltz and Grimes Grice

BEST FILM EDITING

Sarah Flack, ACE

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Philippe Le Sourd, AFC

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Anne Ross

Production Designer

Amy Silver

Set Decorator

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Stacey Battat

BEST SOUND MIXING

Paul Ledford

Production Sound Mixer

Richard Beggs

Re-Recording Mixer  

Roy Waldspurger

Re-Recording Mixer

BEST SOUND EDITING

Richard Beggs

Sound Designer & Supervising Sound Editor

Roy Waldspurger

Co-Supervising Sound Editor

BEST MAKE-UP AND HAIRSTYLING

Stacy Kelly

Make-Up Department Head

Shandra Page

Hair Department Head

Tony Ward

Hair Department Head

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