Oscar Predictions – Nadia Dalimonte

Here are Nadia Dalimonte’s 2022 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 95th Annual Academy Awards on March 12, 2023.

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Best Picture

Nadia Dalimonte
1THE FABELMANS
2BABYLON
3WOMEN TALKING
4THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN
5THE WHALE
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7TÁR
8SHE SAID
9AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
10TOP GUN: MAVERICK

Best Director

Nadia Dalimonte
1Steven Spielberg (THE FABELMANS)
2Damien Chazelle (BABYLON)
3Todd Field (TÁR)
4Sarah Polley (WOMEN TALKING)
5Park Chan-wook (DECISION TO LEAVE)
6Ruben Östlund (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
7Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
8Martin McDonagh (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
9Darren Aronofsky (THE WHALE)
10James Cameron (AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER)

Best Actress

Nadia Dalimonte
1Cate Blanchett (TÁR)
2Michelle Williams (THE FABELMANS)
3Olivia Colman (EMPIRE OF LIGHT)
4Naomi Ackie (I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY)
5Michelle Yeoh (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
6Danielle Deadwyler (TILL)
7Ana de Armas (BLONDE)
8Jennifer Lawrence (CAUSEWAY)
9Emma Thompson (GOOD LUCK TO YOU, LEO GRANDE)
10Viola Davis (THE WOMAN KING)

Best Actor

Nadia Dalimonte
1Brendan Fraser (THE WHALE)
2Austin Butler (ELVIS)
3Colin Farrell (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
4Hugh Jackman (THE SON)
5Adam Driver (WHITE NOISE)
6Diego Calva (BABYLON)
7Bill Nighy (LIVING)
8Jeremy Pope (THE INSPECTION)
9Song Kang-ho (BROKER)
10Micheal Ward (EMPIRE OF LIGHT)

Best Supporting Actress

Nadia Dalimonte
1Margot Robbie (BABYLON)
2Claire Foy (WOMEN TALKING)
3Hong Chau (THE WHALE)
4Kerry Condon (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
5Janelle Monáe (GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY)
6Stephanie Hsu (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
7Jessie Buckley (WOMEN TALKING)
8Sadie Sink (THE WHALE)
9Vanessa Kirby (THE SON)
10Dolly de Leon (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)

Best Supporting Actor

Nadia Dalimonte
1Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
3Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
4Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
5Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
6Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
7Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
8Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
9Seth Rogen (THE FABELMANS)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Nadia Dalimonte
1WOMEN TALKING (Sarah Polley)
2THE WHALE (Samuel D. Hunter)
3GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY (Rian Johnson)
4WHITE NOISE (Noah Baumbach)
5SHE SAID (Rebecca Lenkiewicz)
6LIVING (Kazuo Ishiguro)
7BONES & ALL (David Kajganich)
8TILL (Chinonye Chukwu, Michael Reilly, Keith Beauchamp)
9THE SON (Christopher Hampton, Florian Zeller)
10THE WONDER (Alice Birch, Sebastián Lelio)

Best Original Screenplay

Nadia Dalimonte
1THE FABELMANS (Steven Spielberg, Tony Kushner)
2EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE (Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert,)
3BABYLON (Damien Chazelle)
4THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN (Martin McDonagh)
5TÁR (Todd Field)
6DECISION TO LEAVE (Park Chan-wook, Seo-kyeong Jeong)
7EMPIRE OF LIGHT (Sam Mendes)
8TRIANGLE OF SADNESS (Ruben Östlund)
9BROKER (Hirokazu Koreeda)
10BROS (Nicholas Stoller, Billy Eichner)

Best Animated Feature

Nadia Dalimonte
1GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
2STRANGE WORLD
3MY FATHER'S DRAGON
4WENDELL AND WILD
5TURNING RED
6MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON
7THE BAD GUYS
8THE SEA BEAST
9LIGHTYEAR
10MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU

Best Documentary Feature

Nadia Dalimonte
1DESCENDANT
2NAVALNY
3FIRE OF LOVE
4MOONAGE DAYDREAM
5HALLELUJAH: LEONARD COHEN, A JOURNEY, A SONG
6ALL THE BEAUTY AND THE BLOODSHED
7SIDNEY
8THE TERRITORY
9GOOD NIGHT OPPY
10BLACK ICE

Best International Feature

Nadia Dalimonte
1DECISION TO LEAVE (Korea)
2ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (Germany)
3BARDO (Mexico)
4HOLY SPIDER (Denmark)
5SAINT OMER (France)
6CLOSE (Belgium)
7KLONDIKE (Ukraine)
8BOY FROM HEAVEN (Sweden)
9EO (Poland)
10ARGENTINA, 1985 (Argentina)

Best Cinematography

Nadia Dalimonte
1BABYLON (Linus Sandgren)
2EMPIRE OF LIGHT (Roger Deakins)
3AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER (Russell Carpenter)
4ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (James Friend)
5THE FABELMANS (Janusz Kaminski)
6THE BATMAN (Greig Fraser)
7TOP GUN: MAVERICK (Claudio Miranda)
8BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER (Autumn Durald Arkapaw)
9BARDO (Darius Khondji)
10NOPE (Hoyte Van Hoytema)

Best Costume Design

Nadia Dalimonte
1BABYLON
2ELVIS
3BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
4THE FABELMANS
5MRS. HARRIS GOES TO PARIS
6THE WOMAN KING
7BLONDE
8CORSAGE
9CHEVALIER
10THE NORTHMAN

Best Film Editing

Nadia Dalimonte
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
3BABYLON
4GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY
5THE FABELMANS
6AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
7WOMEN TALKING
8ELVIS
9TÁR
10TRIANGLE OF SADNESS

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Nadia Dalimonte
1ELVIS
2THE WHALE
3BABYLON
4BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
5EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
6THE BATMAN
7BLONDE
8THE FABELMANS
9THE NORTHMAN
10THE WOMAN KING

Best Production Design

Nadia Dalimonte
1BABYLON
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE FABELMANS
4ELVIS
5BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
6SEE HOW THEY RUN
7EMPIRE OF LIGHT
8EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
9THE BATMAN
10GLASS ONION: A KNIVES OUT MYSTERY

Best Original Score

Nadia Dalimonte
1BABYLON
2THE FABELMANS
3AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
4WOMEN TALKING
5EMPIRE OF LIGHT
6THE BATMAN
7TOP GUN: MAVERICK
8TÁR
9GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
10BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER

Best Original Song

Nadia Dalimonte
1"Hold My Hand" (TOP GUN: MAVERICK)
2"Untitled" (BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER)
3"Nobody Like U" (TURNING RED)
4"This Is A Life" (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
5"Sunny Side Up Summer" (THE BOB'S BURGERS MOVIE)
6"Naatu Naatu" (RRR)
7"On My Way" (MARRY ME)
8"Untitled" (THE WOMAN KING)
9"Untitled" (GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO)
10"Good Tonight" (THE BAD GUYS)

Best Sound

Nadia Dalimonte
1TOP GUN: MAVERICK
2AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
3THE BATMAN
4BABYLON
5ELVIS
6EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
7BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
8NOPE
9THE NORTHMAN
10THE FABELMANS

Best Visual Effects

Nadia Dalimonte
1AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER
2TOP GUN: MAVERICK
3EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
4BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER
5THE BATMAN
6GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO
7DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS
8THOR: LOVE AND THUNDER
9THREE THOUSAND YEARS OF LONGING
10NOPE