Everything Everywhere All at Once leads the Oscar nominations this year with 11 total nominations. The official list of nominations was announced Tuesday morning.
The groundbreaking film was nominated for:
- Best Picture
- Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Jamie Lee Curtis
- Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Stephanie Hsu
- Best Actor in a Supporting Role- Key He Quan
- Original Song – “This Is A Life”
- Original Screenplay
- Best Actress – Michelle Yeoh
- Best Director – Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan,
- Costume Design
- Original Score
- Film Editing
Other Asians in the industry were also nominated for Oscars. Hong Chau was nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her work in The Whale. She was previously nominated for a Golden Globe in 2017 for her role in Downsizing.
Kazuo Ishiguro, a Nobel Prize-winning author, was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for living. “The Elephant Whisperers,” which tells the true story of a couple in South India who care for an orphaned baby elephant, is nominated for Best Documentary Short Film.
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