Thimblerig’s Picks, Oscars 2017

2017-oscars-89th-academy-awardsSupporting Actor

Mahershala Ali, Moonlight 



La La Land

Documentary Feature

Life Animated

O.J.: Made In America

Best Documentary Short Subject

The White Helmets 

Best Foreign Language Film

A Man Called Ove

The Salesman

Lead Actor

Denzel Washington, Fences

Casey Affleck, Manchester By The Sea

Live Action Short Film

Silent Nights


Sound Editing

La La Land


Sound Mixing

La La Land

Hacksaw Ridge

Production Design

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them

La La Land

Visual FX

Kubo And The Two Strings

Jungle Book

Costume Design

La La Land

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

Makeup and Hair

Star Trek: Beyond

Suicide Squad

Original Score

La La Land, Justin Herwitz 

Original Song

“How Far I’ll Go” Moana

“City Of Stars,” La La Land

Original Screenplay

La La Land

Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester By The Sea

Adapted Screenplay


Animated Feature

Kubo And The Two Strings


Animated Short

Pear Cider and Cigarettes


Supporting Actress

Viola Davis, Fences 

Film Editing

La La Land

Hacksaw Ridge

Lead Actress

Ruth Negga, Loving

Emma Stone, La La Land


La La Land, Damien Chazelle 

Best Picture

La La Land 

Moonlight (what just happened?)


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