Best Original Song

  • “Everything is Awesome” Music and Lyric by Shawn Patterson The Lego Movie
  • “Glory” Music and Lyric by John Stephens and Lonnie Lynn Selma
  • “Grateful” Music and Lyric by Diane Warren Beyond the Lights
  • “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” Music and Lyric by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me
  • “Lost Stars” Music and Lyric by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois Begin Again

Visual Effects

  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier Dan DeLeeuw, Russell Earl, Bryan Grill and Dan Sudick
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Joe Letteri, Dan Lemmon, Daniel Barrett and Erik Winquist
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Stephane Ceretti, Nicolas Aithadi, Jonathan Fawkner and Paul Corbould
  • Interstellar Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter and Scott Fisher
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past Richard Stammers, Lou Pecora, Tim Crosbie and Cameron Waldbauer

Short Documentary

  • Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 Ellen Goosenberg Kent and Dana Perry
  • Joanna Aneta Kopacz
  • Our Curse Tomasz Sliwinski and Maciej Slesicki
  • The Reaper (La Parka) Gabriel Serra Arguello
  • White Earth J. Christian Jensen

Feature Documentary

  • Citizen Four Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy and Dirk Wilutzky
  • Finding Vivian Maier John Maloof and Charlie Siskel
  • Last Days in Vietnam Rory Kennedy and Keven McAlester
  • The Salt of the Earth Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado and David Rosier
  • Virunga Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara

Film Editing

  • American Sniper Joel Cox and Gary D. Roach
  • Boyhood Sandra Adair
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel Barney Pilling
  • The Imitation Game William Goldenberg
  • Whiplash Tom Cross

Sound Editing

  • American Sniper Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman
  • Birdman Martin Hernandez and Aaron Glascock
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Brent Burge and Jason Canovas
  • Interstellar Richard King
  • Unbroken Becky Sullivan and Andrew DeCristofaro

Sound Mixing

  • American Sniper John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff and Walt Martin
  • Birdman Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño and Thomas Varga
  • Interstellar Gary A. Rizzo, Gregg Landaker and Mark Weingarten
  • Unbroken Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño and David Lee
  • Whiplash Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley

Production Design

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel Adam Stockhausen (Production Design); Anna Pinnock (Set Decoration)
  • The Imitation Game Maria Djurkovic (Production Design); Tatiana Macdonald (Set Decoration)
  • Interstellar Nathan Crowley (Production Design); Gary Fettis (Set Decoration)
  • Into the Woods Dennis Gassner (Production Design); Anna Pinnock (Set Decoration)
  • Mr. Turner Suzie Davies (Production Design); Charlotte Watts (Set Decoration)

Live Action Short Film

  • Aya Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis
  • Boogaloo and Graham Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney
  • Butter Lamp (La Lampe au Beurre de Yak) Hu Wei and Féret
  • Parvaneh Talkhon Hamzavi and Stefan Eichenberger
  • The Phone Call Mat Kirkby and James Lucas

Animated Short Film

  • The Bigger Picture Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees
  • The Dam Keeper Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi
  • Feast Patrick and Kristina Reed
  • Me and My Moulton Torill Kove
  • A Single Life Joris Oprins

Animated Feature Film

  • Big Hero 6 Don Hall, Chris Williams and Roy Conli
  • The Boxtrolls Anthony Stacchi, Graham Annable and Travis Knight
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2 Dean DeBlois and Bonnie Arnold
  • Song of the Sea Tomm Moore and Paul Young
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Isao Takahata and Yoshiaki Nishimura

Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Robert Duval The Judge
  • Ethan Hawke Boyhood
  • Edward NortonBirdman
  • Mark RuffaloFoxcatcher
  • J.K. SimmonsWhiplash

Actress in a Supporting Role

  • Patricia Arquette Boyhood
  • Laura Dern Wild
  • Keira Knightley The Imitation Game
  • Emma Stone Birdman
  • Meryl Streep Into the Woods

Makeup & Hairstyling

  • Bill Corso & Dennis Liddiard Foxcatcher
  • Frances Hannon & Mark Coulier The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou & David White Guardians of the Galaxy

Costume Design

  • Milena Canonero The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Mark Bridges Inherent Vice
  • Colleen Atwood Into the Woods
  • Anna B. Sheppard and Jane Clive Maleficent
  • Jacqueline Durran Mr. Turner


  • Emmanuel Lubezki Birdman
  • Robert YeomanThe Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Lukasz Zal & Ryszard Lenczewski Ida
  • Dick Pope Mr Turner
  • Roger Deakins Unbroken

Adapted Screenplay

  • Jason Hall American Sniper
  • Graham Moore The Imitation Game
  • Paul Thomas Anderson Inherent Vice
  • Anthony McCarten The Theory of Everything
  • Damien Chazelle Whiplash

Original Screenplay

  • Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo Birdman
  • Richard Linklater Boyhood
  • E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman Foxcatcher
  • Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Dan Gilroy Nightcrawler

Original Score

  • Alexandre Desplat The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Alexandre Desplat The Imitation Game
  • Hans Zimmer Interstellar
  • Gary Yershon Mr. Turner
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson Theory of Everything

Foreign Language Film

  • Ida Poland; Directed by Pawel Pawlikowski
  • Leviathan Russia; Directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev
  • Tangerines Estonia; Directed by Zaza Urushadze
  • Timbuktu Mauritania; Directed by Abderrahmane Sissako
  • Wild Tales Argentina; Directed by Damián Szifron


  • Alejandro G. Iñárritu Birdman
  • Richard Linklater Boyhood
  • Bennett Miller Foxcatcher
  • Wes Anderson The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Morten Tyldum The Imitation Game

Actress in a Leading Role

  • Marion Cotillard Two Days, One Night
  • Felicity Jones The Theory of Everything
  • Julianne Moore Still Alice
  • Rosamund Pike Gone Girl
  • Reese Witherspoon Wild

Actor in a Leading Role

  • Steve Carell Foxcatcher
  • Bradley Cooper American Sniper
  • Benedict Cumberbatch The Imitation Game
  • Michael Keaton Birdman
  • Eddie Redmayne The Theory of Everything

Best Picture

  • American Sniper Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper and Peter Morgan
  • Birdman Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher and James W. Skotchdopole
  • Boyhood Richard and Cathleen Sutherland
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel Wes Anderson, Scott Rudin, Steven Rales and Jeremy Dawson
  • The Imitation Game Nora Grossman, Ido Ostrowsky and Teddy Schwarzman
  • Selma Christian Colson, Oprah Winfrey, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner
  • The Theory of Everything Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce and Anthony McCarten
  • Whiplash Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook and David Lancaster

2015 Academy Award Nominations. Winners will be announced on Feb 22, 2015, 7PM EST, ABC.