Seeing as everyone was a little Oscar’d out yesterday, I thought I’d wait until today to put these up. I’m not going to say too much, as I think I exhausted my point over on Twitter (@iamnotwaynegale) and said everything I wanted to when predicting my nominations here.
‘Snubs’ aside, all I’ll say is that I’m absolutely thrilled for Benh Zeitlin and little Quvenzhané and really pleased Eiko Ishioka gets a fitting tribute.
Check out the full list of nominees for the 85th Academy Awards below: Continue reading
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Now, I’m sure you’re pretty sick and tired of hearing peoples’ two cents on today’s BAFTA nominations and how they might correlate with tomorrow’s (well, today now) Oscar nominations, yadda yadda, blah blah blahhh.
So I’m simply going to post the list of nominations below with no preamble. That can come with whatever tomorrow’s Academy Award nominations bring!
Check out the full list of the EE (eurghh) British Academy Film Award nominations below: Continue reading
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This list only includes films I watched for the first time this month. My most recent viewing is the top entry:
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Dir: Peter Jackson, 2012) ***
Nativity (Dir: Debbie Isitt, 2009) ***
Life Of Pi (Dir: Ang Lee, 2012) *****
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