Matteo Garrone con Io Capitano candidato all’Oscar 2024 e le altre nomination

Matteo Garrone’s ‘Io Capitano’ Nominated for Best Foreign Film at the 2024 Oscars

The 2024 Oscar nominations were announced today, and the film ‘Oppenheimer’ leads the pack with an impressive 13 nominations, followed by ‘Povere creature’ with 11. ‘Barbie’ also secured 4 nominations, with Margot Robbie surprisingly not listed among the best lead actresses. Italy celebrated as ‘Io Capitano’ by Matteo Garrone made the cut as one of the five films in contention for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. It will compete against ‘Perfect Days’, ‘Society of the Snow’, ‘The Teacher’s Lounge, and ‘The Zone of Interest.’

‘Io Capitano’ has already received numerous accolades, including participating in the competition at the 80th Venice International Film Festival and winning the Silver Lion for Best Director.

Best Film: American Fiction; Anatomia di una caduta; Barbie; The Holdovers; Killers of the Flower Moon; Maestro; Oppenheimer; Past Lives; Povere creature!; La zona d’interesse

Best Director: Christopher Nolan – Oppenheimer, Jonathan Glazer – La zona d’interesse, Justine Triet – Anatomia di una caduta, Martin Scorsese – Killers of the Flower Moon, Yorgos Lanthimos – Povere creature!

Best Actress: Annette Bening – Nyad; Carey Mulligan – Maestro; Emma Stone – Povere creature!; Lily Gladstone – Killers of the Flower Moon, and Sandra Hüller – Anatomia di una caduta

Best Actor: Bradley Cooper – Maestro; Colman Doming – Rustin; Paul Giamatti – The Holdovers; Cillian Murphy – Oppenheimer; Jeffrey Wright – American Fiction

Best Foreign Language Film: Io capitano (Italy); Perfect Days (Japan); La società della neve (Spain); Das Lehrerzimmer/The Teachers’ Lounge (Germany); The Zone of Interest (United Kingdom)

Best Supporting Actress: Emily Blunt – Oppenheimer; Danielle Brooks – The Color Purple; America Ferrera – Barbie; Jodie Foster – Nyad; Da’VineJoy Randolph – The Holdovers

Best Supporting Actor: Mark Ruffalo – Povere creature!; Robert De Niro – Killers of the Flower Moon; Robert Downey Jr. – Oppenheimer; Ryan Gosling – Barbie; Sterling K. Brown – American Fiction

Best Cinematography: El Conde; Killers of the Flower Moon; Maestro; Oppenheimer; Povere creature!

Best Editing: Anatomia di una caduta; The Holdovers; Killers of the Flower Moon; Oppenheimer; Povere creature!

Best Sound: The Creator; Maestro; Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One; Oppenheimer; La zona d’interesse

Best Costumes: Barbie; Killers of the Flower Moon; Napoleon; Oppenheimer; Povere creature!

Best Makeup: Golda; Maestro; Oppenheimer; Povere creature!; La società della neve

Best Original Score: American Fiction; Indiana Jones and the Fate Quadrant; Killers of the Flower Moon; Oppenheimer; Povere creature!

Best Song: “It Never Went Away”, American Symphony; “I’m Just Ken”, Barbie; “The Fire Inside”, Flamin’ Hot; “Wahzhazhe (A Song for My People)”, Killers of the Flower Moon; “What Was I Made For?”, Barbie

Best Original Screenplay: Anatomia di una caduta; The Holdovers; Maestro; May December; Past Lives

Best Adapted Screenplay: American Fiction – Cord Jefferson; Barbie – Greta Gerwig, Noah Baumbach; Oppenheimer – Christopher Nolan; Povere creature! – Tony McNamara; The Zone of Interest – Jonathan Glazer

Best Visual Effects: The Creator; Godzilla: Minus One; Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3; Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One; Napoleon

Best Animated Feature Film: Il ragazzo e l’airone; Elemental; Nimona; Robot Dreams; Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse

Best Animated Short: Letter to a Pig; Ninety-Five Senses; Our Uniform; Pachyderme; War is Over! Inspired by the Music of John & Yoko

Best Live-Action Short: The After; Invincible; Knight of Fortune; Red, White and Blue; The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar

Best Documentary: Bobi Wine: The People’s President; The Eternal Memory; Four Daughters; To Kill a Tiger; 20 Days in Mariupol

Best Documentary Short: The ABCs of Book Banning; The Barber of Little Rock; Island in Between; The Last Repair Shop; Nai Nai & Wai Po