Ana de Armas is among the five nominees for the award for the best leading actress on the 95th Oscars for his role in ‘Blonde’. A gala that will be held on March 12, 2023 at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles and that will once again be hosted by the presenter Jimmy Kimmel,who will act as master of ceremonies for the third time.
Ana de Armas, who was also nominated for a Golden Globe for her role as Marilyn Monroe in the biopic ‘Blonde’, will fight for the best actress award with Andrea Riseborough (‘To leslie’), Michelle Yeoh (‘Everything at once everywhere’), Michelle Williams (‘The Fabelmans’) and Cate Blanchett (‘LIBRARY’)
There was no luck, however, for the Spanish short films. Four were the Spanish titles that had options to be among the nominees for the best short fiction: ‘Tula’ by Beatriz de Silva; ‘Plastic Killer’ by José Pozo, ‘El tratamiento’ by Álvaro Carmona and ‘Votamos’ by Santiago Requejo. But finally no one slipped between the five candidates.
‘Everything at once everywhere‘, with eleven nominations and ‘No news at the front’ y ‘Inisherin’s Banshees’, both with nine nominations each, start as favorites in an edition in which ‘Argentina, 1985’ will compete for the award for best international film.
An award for which the film by Santiago Miter starring Ricardo Darín, who has already won the Golden Globe in this same category, will compete with ‘Close’ (Belgica) de Lukas Dhont, ‘The Quiet Girl’ (Ireland) of Colm Barrett, ‘EO’ (Poland) and ‘No news at the front‘ (Germany) by Edward Berger.
The German film is also among the ten nominees for the Oscar for best film of the year. A list completed by ‘Avatar: The Sense of Water’, ‘Inisherin’s Banshees’, ‘Elvis’, ‘Everything at Once Everywhere’, ‘The Fabelmans’, ‘Top Gun: Maverick’, ‘The Triangle of sadness’, ‘They speak’ and ‘TÁR’.
Steven Spielberg by ‘The Fabelmans’, Martin McDonagh for ‘Inisherin’s Banshees’, Todd Field powder ‘LIBRARY’ Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan for ‘Everything at once everywhere’ and Ruben Östlund for ‘The triangle of sadness’ they are nominated for an Oscar for best direction.
The actress Allison Williams (‘Let me out’) and the actor Rice Ahmad (‘Sound of Metal’) were in charge of announcing the list of nominees for the 23 categories of the Hollywood Academy Awards which, after the protests of the last edition, this year will indeed deliver all its awards live during the ceremony. Gala that was marked by Will Smith’s live assault on Chris Rock after the comedian made a joke about his wife’s alopecia.
The gala of the 95th edition of the Oscars will take place on Sunday, March 12. On November 19, 2022, the Academy presented the honorary Oscar awards. Awards that went to director and producer Euzhan Palcy, composer and thirteen-time award nominee Diane Warren, and director Peter Weir. In addition, actor Michael J. Fox received the Jean Hersholt Award in recognition of his humanitarian work.