My Oscars Predictions

The Ceremony is in February 26, 2017 on ABC.

You all know the official list of nominees so I will mention who is going to take the gold.

Best Picture

  • Arrival
  • Fences
  • Hell Or High Water
  • La La Land
  • Moonlight
  • Lion
  • Hidden Figures
  • Manchester By the Sea
  • Hacksaw Ridge

Will win: La La Land


Could win: Moonlight (or vice versa)

Long shot: Manchester by The Sea

( I know Arrival or Hacksaw will not make it)

Best Actor in Leading Role

  • Casey Affleck – Manchester By The Sea
  • Denzel Washington- Fences
  • Andrew Garfield- Hacksaw Ridge
  • Viggo Mortensen – Captain Fantastic
  • Ryan Gosling – La La Land

Will win: Casey Affleck


Could win and I wanted to: Denzel Washington.

Long shot: Viggo Mortensen

Best Actress in Leading Role

  • Isabelle Huppert – Elle
  • Emma Stone – La La Land
  • Natalie Portman – Jackie
  • Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Ruth Negga – Loving

Will win: Natalie Portman


Could win: Isabelle Huppert

Long shot: Emma Stone

( Amy Adams snubbed still hurting me)

Best Actor in Supporting Role

  • Mahershala Ali- Moonlight
  • Michael Shannon- Nocturnal Animal
  • Jeff Bridges- Hell of High Water
  • Lucas Hedge – Manchester By the Sea
  • Dev Patel- Lion

Will win: Mahershala Ali


Could win: Michael Shannon

Long shot: Dev Patel

Best Actress in Supporting Role

  • Viola Davis – Fences
  • Nicole Kidman – Lion
  • Naomie Harris – Moonlight
  • Octavia Spencer- Hidden Figures
  • Michelle Williams – Manchester by the Sea

Will win: Viola Davis


Could win: Viola Davis… (Naomie Harris)

Long shot: Viola Davis… (Michelle Williams)

Best Director

  • Damien Chazelle – La La Land
  • Mel Gibson- Hacksaw Ridge
  • Denis Villeneuve- Arrival
  • Barry Jenkins – Moonligh
  • Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by The Sea

Will win: Barry Jenkins


Could win and I wanted to win: Damien Chazelle

Long shot: Mel Gibson

Best Original Screenplay

  • La La Land
  • Hell of High Water
  • The Lobster
  • 20th Century Women
  • Manchester By The Sea

Will win: La La Land


Could win: Manchester By the Sea

Long shot: 20th Century Women


Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Arrival
  • Moonlight
  • Fences
  • Lion
  • Hidden Figures

Will win: Moonlight


Could win: Fences

Long shot: Arrival

Best Foreign Film

  • Land of Mine – Denmark
  • A Man Called Ove – Sweden
  • Tanna – Australia
  • The Salesman – Iran
  • Toni Erdmann- Germany

Will win: A Man called Ove

(I’m assuming. I Haven’t seen them) 

Best Documentary

  • 13th
  • O.J. Made in America
  • I am Not Your Negro
  • Fire at Sea
  • Life, animated.

Will win: 13th


Could win: O.J. Made in America

Best Animated feature

  • Moana
  • Kubo and the two strings
  • My life as a Zucchini
  • Zootopia
  • The Red Turtle

Will win: Zootopia


Could win: Kubo and The Two strings or Moana

( The hardest category. I Love Moana and Zootopia. I don’t mind whoever wins)

Best Editing

  • Arrival
  • La La Land
  • Hell of High Water
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • Moonlight

Will win: La La Land

Could win: Hacksaw Ridge

Long shot: Moonlight

Best Original Song

  • “City of Stars” – La La Land
  • “Audition ( Fool who dream) -La La Land
  • ” How Far I’ll Go – Moana
  • “Can’t Stop the feeling !” – Trolls
  • “The Empty Chair” Jim: The James Foley Story

Will win: “City of Stars”- La La Land

Could win: Moana

Long shot: Audition( Fools who dream) – La La Land

Best Original Score

  • La La Land
  • Moonlight
  • Lion
  • Jackie
  • Passengers

Will win: La La Land

Could win: Moonlight

Long shot: Jackie

Best Visual Effects

  • The Jungle Book
  • Kubo and the two strings
  • Doctor Strange
  • Star Wars: Rogue One
  • Deepwater Horizon

Will Win: The Jungle Book

Could win: Doctor Strange

Long shot: Star Wars: Rogue One

Best Cinematography

  • Arrival – Bradford Young
  • Moonlight -James Laxton
  • La La Land – Linus Sandgren
  • Silence – Rodrigo Prieto
  • Lion- Greig Fraser

Will win: La La Land


Could win: Silence

Long shot: Moonlight

Best Costume Design

  • Allied
  • Fantastic Beast and Where to find Them.
  • Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Jackie
  • La La Land

Will Win: Fantastic Beast


Could win: Jackie

Long shot: La La Land

Best Make up and Hair Styling

  • A Man Called Ove
  • Star Trek Beyond
  • Suicide Squad

Will win: Star Trek Beyond


Could win: A Man called Ove

Best Production Design

  • La La land
  • Arrival
  • Fantastic Beast
  • Hail Caesar!
  • Passengers

Will win: La La Land


Could win: Hail Caesar!

Long shot: Fantastic Beast:

Best Sound Editing

  • Deepwater Horizon
  • Arrival
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • La La Land
  • Sully

 Will win: La La Land

Could win: Hacksaw Ridge

Long shot: Hacksaw Ridge

Best Sound Mixing

  • Arrival
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • Star Wars: Rogue One
  • La La Land
  • 13th Hours

Will win: La La Land

Could win : Star Wars: Rogue One

Long shot: Hacksaw Ridge

Best Short Film, Live action

  • Time Code
  • Sing
  • Silent Night
  • Ennemis Interieurs
  • Le femme et le TGV

Will win: Silent Night

( I suck at this small categories) 


Best Short film, Animated

  • Piper
  • Borrowed Time
  • Pier cider and cigarettes
  • Blind Vaysha
  • Pearl

Will win: Borrowed Time

Could win: Piper

Best Documentary Short

  • Extremis
  • 4.1 miles
  • Joe’s Violin
  • Watani: My homeland
  • The White Helmets

Will win: Joe’s Violin

( or any other , I haven’t seen them) 


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