China News Agency, Los Angeles, January 24 (Reporter Zhang Shuo) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for the 95th Academy Awards at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills on the 24th. Everything Everywhere All at Once led the way with 11 nominations.
"The Instant Universe" tells stories that happened in the multiverse with unrestrained imagination, sweeping the Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Original Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Editing , Best Original Soundtrack, Best Original Song and Best Costume Design and other 11 nominations.
It was followed by war action drama "All Quiet on the Western Front" and comedy drama "The Banshees of Inisherin," both with nine nominations .
All three films were in the best picture category.
A total of 10 films were nominated for the award this year, including fantasy adventure action film "Avatar: The Way of Water," musical biography drama "Elvis" and drama film "The House of Dreams." (The Fabelmans), musical drama Tár, action drama Top Gun: Maverick, comedy-drama Triangle of Sadness and drama Women Talking is also on this intense track.
The nominees for the best director of another important award include Steven Spielberg, director of "The House of Dreams", Kwan Ka-wing and Daniel Schnatter, directors of "The Universe", Demon director Martin Macdonald, Todd Field, director of Tarr and Ruben Ostlund, director of The Triangle.
Michelle Yeoh was nominated for Best Actress for "The Instant Universe", becoming the first Chinese actress in Oscar history to be nominated for this award.
On January 10, she won the Best Actress in a Musical/Comedy Film at the 80th American Film and Television Golden Globe Awards.
This time, she will enter the Oscars with Cate Blanchett starring in "Tal", Michelle Williams starring in "The House of Dreams", and Ana Delaware starring in the biographical drama "Blonde". Armas is up for Best Actress alongside Andrea Riseborough, star of the drama "To Leslie."
Best actor will go to Austin Butler in "Elvis Presley," Colin Farrell in "The Banshee of Enisherin," and Brendan Faye in the drama "The Whale." She, the drama "Aftersun" star Paul Mescal and the drama "Living" star Bill Nighy.
"All Quiet on the Western Front", historical drama "Argentina, 1985", drama "Close", drama "Donkey Bray" (EO) and drama "Summer Whispers" (The Quiet Girl will compete for Best International Film.
Among them, "Argentina, 1985" has won the Best Non-English Film Award at the 80th American Film and Television Golden Globe Awards.
It is worth mentioning that "Turning Red" (Turning Red), directed by Chinese-American director Shi Zhiyu, was nominated for Best Animated Feature Film.
She previously directed "Bao Bao" (Bao), which won the 91st Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film.
In addition, Kwan Ji-wai was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for "The Instant Universe", and Xu Weilun and Jamie Lee Curtis were nominated for Best Supporting Actress for this film.
On March 12, the 95th Academy Awards will be announced at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.