AND THE OSCAR WENT TO...
Here are your results from last night's presentation of the 88th Academy Awards (Telluride #42 films are in Bold):
Animated Short: Bear Story
Documentary Short: The Girl in the River
Live Action Short: Stutterer
Sound Editing: Mad Max: Fury Road
Sound Mixing: Mad Max:Fury Road
Makeup/Hair: Mad Max; Fury Road
Costumes: Mad Max: Fury Road
Production Design: Mad Max: Fury Road
Visual Effects: Ex Machina
Original Song: Writings on the Wall/Spectre
Original Score: The Hateful Eight
Cinematography: The Revenant
Film Editing: Mad Max: Fury Road
Documentary Feature: Amy
Animated Feature: Inside Out
Foreign Language Film: Son of Saul
Original Screenplay: Spotlight
Adapted Screenplay: The Big Short
Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance
Supporting Actress; Alicia Vikander/The Danish Girl
Lead Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio/The Revenant
Lead Actress: Brie Larson/Room
Direction; Alejandro Inarritu/The Revenant
Best Picture: Spotlight
Telluride 2015 Films with wins:
The Revenant wins three Oscars
Mad Max:Fury Road wins six Oscars.
Spotlight won two Oscars.
The FAC goes 15/24 in its Oscar picks for 63 %. The FAC did have the actual winners in seven of its misses as possible spoilers.
Telluride #42 films won four Oscars: Spotlight two, Son of Saul and Room (Brie Larson/Best Actress) one apiece.
The Telluride streakof the first North American screening of the eventual Best Picture winner continues :
2010- The King's Speech
2013- 12 Years a Slave
Six straight years and seven of the last eight.
Biggest surprise of the night was the Ex Machina win for Visual Effects.
More coverage and a turning of the page coming on Thursday's post from Michael's Telluride Film Blog...What will we see in the San Juans this Labor Day?
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