Oscar Predictions – Nadia Dalimonte

Here are Nadia Dalimonte’s 2023 Oscar Predictions. Ranking is updated in real-time, and is constantly changing until the end of the year. Accuracy will be calculated after the winners are announced at The 96th Annual Academy Awards.

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Best Picture

Nadia Dalimonte
1Oppenheimer
2The Holdovers
3Killers Of The Flower Moon
4Poor Things
5Barbie
6Anatomy Of A Fall
7American Fiction
8Past Lives
9The Zone Of Interest
10Maestro

Best Director

Nadia Dalimonte
1Christopher Nolan (OPPENHEIMER)
2Martin Scorsese (KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON)
3Justine Triet (ANATOMY OF A FALL)
4Jonathan Glazer (THE ZONE OF INTEREST)
5Yorgos Lanthimos (POOR THINGS)

Best Actress

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1Lily Gladstone (KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON)
2Emma Stone (POOR THINGS)
3Sandra Huller (ANATOMY OF A FALL)
4Carey Mulligan (MAESTRO)
5Annette Bening (NYAD)

Best Actor

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1Cillian Murphy (OPPENHEIMER)
2Paul Giamatti (THE HOLDOVERS)
3Bradley Cooper (MAESTRO)
4Jeffrey Wright (AMERICAN FICTION)
5Colman Domingo (RUSTIN)

Best Supporting Actress

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1Da'Vine Joy Randolph (THE HOLDOVERS)
2Danielle Brooks (THE COLOR PURPLE)
3Emily Blunt (OPPENHEIMER)
4Jodie Foster (NYAD)
5America Ferrera (BARBIE)

Best Supporting Actor

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1Robert Downey Jr. (OPPENHEIMER)
2Ryan Gosling (BARBIE)
3Robert De Niro (KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON)
4Mark Ruffalo (POOR THINGS)
5Sterling K. Brown (AMERICAN FICTION)

Best Adapted Screenplay

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1AMERICAN FICTION (Cord Jefferson)
2OPPENHEIMER (Christopher Nolan)
3BARBIE (Greta Gerwig & Noah Baumbach)
4POOR THINGS (Tony McNamara)
5THE ZONE OF INTEREST (Jonathan Glazer)

Best Original Screenplay

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1ANATOMY OF A FALL (Justine Triet & Arthur Harari)
2THE HOLDOVERS (David Hemingson)
3PAST LIVES (Celine Song)
4MAESTRO (Bradley Cooper & Josh Singer)
5MAY DECEMBER (Samy Burch)

Best Animated Feature

Nadia Dalimonte
1The Boy and the Heron
2Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse
3Elemental
4Nimona
5Robot Dreams

Best Documentary Feature

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120 Days In Mariupol
2Four Daughters
3The Eternal Memory
4Bobi Wine: The People's President
5To Kill A Tiger

Best International Feature

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1THE ZONE OF INTEREST (United Kingdom)
2SOCIETY OF THE SNOW (Spain)
3PERFECT DAYS (Japan)
4IO CAPITANO (Italy)
5THE TEACHERS' LOUNGE (Germany)

Best Cinematography

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1OPPENHEIMER (Hoyte Van Hoytema)
2KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON (Rodrigo Prieto)
3MAESTRO (Matthew Libatique)
4POOR THINGS (Robbie Ryan)
5EL CONDE (Edward Lachman)

Best Costume Design

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1Barbie
2Poor Things
3Killers Of The Flower Moon
4Oppenheimer
5Napoleon

Best Film Editing

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1Oppenheimer
2Killers Of The Flower Moon
3The Holdovers
4Poor Things
5Anatomy Of A Fall

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

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1Maestro
2Poor Things
3Oppenheimer
4Golda
5Society of the Snow

Best Production Design

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1Poor Things
2Barbie
3Killers Of The Flower Moon
4Oppenheimer
5Napoleon

Best Original Score

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1OPPENHEIMER (Ludwig Göransson)
2KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON (Robbie Robertson)
3POOR THINGS (Jerskin Fendrix)
4INDIANA JONES AND THE DIAL OF DESTINY (John Williams)
5AMERICAN FICTION (Laura Karpman)

Best Original Song

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1"What Was I Made For?" (BARBIE)
2"I'm Just Ken" (BARBIE)
3"The Fire Inside" (FLAMIN' HOT)
4"It Never Went Away" (AMERICAN SYMPHONY)
5"Wahzhazhe (A Song For My People)" (KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON)

Best Sound

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1Oppenheimer
2Maestro
3The Zone Of Interest
4Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One
5The Creator

Best Visual Effects

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1The Creator
2Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3
3Godzilla Minus One
4Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One
5Napoleon

Best Animated Short Film

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1OUR UNIFORM
2NINETY-FIVE SENSES
3WAR IS OVER! INSPIRED BY THE MUSIC OF JOHN & YOKO
4LETTER TO A PIG
5PACHYDERME

Best Documentary Short Film

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1THE LAST REPAIR SHOP
2THE ABCS OF BOOK BANNING
3THE BARBER OF LITTLE ROCK
4NǍI NAI & WÀI PÓ
5ISLAND IN BETWEEN

Best Live Action Short Film

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1THE WONDERFUL STORY OF HENRY SUGAR
2THE AFTER
3INVINCIBLE
4RED, WHITE AND BLUE
5KNIGHT OF FORTUNE