The Oscars are tonight! I have a small pick ‘em pool with some friends and I’d like to share my picks, along with who I’d vote for, in advance. If you’d like to join the pool let me know and I’ll email you a link.
My pick | My vote
Best Picture: Gravity | Her
Best Actor: McConaughey | McConaughey
Best Actress: Blanchett | Blanchett - slam dunk.
Supporting Actor: Leto | Leto - slam dunk.
Supporting Actress: Nyong’o | Squibb
Best Directing: Cuarón | Cuarón
Best Adapted Screenplay: 12 Years a Slave | The Wolf of Wall Street
Best Original Screenplay: Her | Her
"Minor/technical awards" - I don’t have a whole lot of authority on these, so my guess and my vote are the same-ish.
Costume Design: American Hustle
Documentary Feature: The Square
Documentary Short: The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life
Film Editing: Gravity
Foreign Language Film: The Great Beauty
Makeup and Hairstyling: Dallas Buyers Club
Original Score: Gravity
Production Design: Gravity
Animated Short: Get a Horse!
Live Action Short: The Voorman Problem
Sound Editing: Gravity
Sound Mixing: Gravity
Visual Effects: Gravity