Daily Podcast: Let's Talk About The 2019 Academy Award Nominations

On the January 22, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the 2019 Academy Award nominations.

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Opening Banter: The /Film team got up early to cover the 2019 Oscar nominations.

In Our Feature Presentation: We talk about the 2019 Academy Award nominations:

  • Best Picture
  • Jacob: Surprise: Black Panther is the First Superhero Movie to Get a Best Picture Nod
  • HT: Snub: If Beale Street Could Talk in Best Picture and Director Categories
  • Best Actor
  • HT: Surprise: Willem Dafoe's Best Actor Nomination
  • Chris: Snub: Ethan Hawke's Lack of a Best Actor Nomination
  • HT: Snub: Nothing For Bryan Tyree Henry and Hugh Grant
  • Best Actress
  • Chris: Surprise: The Two Acting Nominations For Roma
  • Jacob: Snub: Nothing for Toni Collette, Nicole Kidman, or Emily Blunt
  • Best Director
  • Chris: Snub: Black Panther Director Ryan Coogler Was Not Nominated
  • Jacob: Snub: Bradley Cooper Didn't Get a Best Director Nomination
  • Chris: Snub: Peter Farrelly Didn't Get a Best Director Nomination
  • HT: Surprise: Cold War Landing a Best Director Nod
  • HT: Snub: No Female Best Director Nominees (talk about More Female Directors Were Worthy of a Best Director Nod Than Ever, But Got Shut Out of the Oscars)
  • HT: Snub: No Burning for Best Foreign Language Film
  • Jacob: Snub: First Man Was Completely Shut Out of Major Categories
  • Chris: Surprise: Cold War and Never Look Away Received Cinematography Nominations
  • Jacob: Surprise: Border's Best Make-Up Nomination, Snub: Suspiria Not Receiving a Best Make-Up Nomination
  • HT: Surprise: Paul Schrader Was Nominated for His First Reformed Screenplay
  • Jacob: Snub: Won't You Be My Neighbor Shut Out of Best Documentary
  • Jacob: Surprise: A Strong Showing For Can You Ever Forgive Me
  • Chris: Snub: Not a Single Technical Nod for Mission: Impossible – Fallout

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