The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the shortlists in 10 categories for the 95th Academy Awards: Documentary Feature Film, Documentary Short Film, International Feature Film, Makeup and Hairstyling, Music (Original Score), Music (Original Song), Animated Short Film, Live Action Short Film, Sound and Visual Effects.

Members of the Academy will begin voting on Thursday, January 12th, 2023, and conclude on Tuesday, January 17th, 2023.  The nominations for the 95th Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, January 24th, 2023.

Disney has had many of its films shortlisted for the Oscar nominations, including “Avatar: The Way Of Water” and “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” being nominated in multiple categories, with “Doctor Strange And The Multiverse Of Madness” getting a visual effects nod.   While National Geographic’s “Retrograde”, “Fire Of Love”, and “The Territory” all made the selection in the documentary category.  “Le Pupille” also made the shortlist in the shorts category.  While the 20th Century Studios films, “Amsterdam” and “The Banshees of Inisherin” also got a nod.

The 95th Oscars will be held on Sunday, March 12th, 2023, at the Dolby Theatre at Ovation Hollywood and will be televised live on ABC and in more than 200 territories worldwide.

Here is the shortlist:


  • “All That Breathes”
  • “All the Beauty and the Bloodshed”
  • “Bad Axe”
  • “Children of the Mist”
  • “Descendant”
  • “Fire of Love”
  • “Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, a Journey, a Song”
  • “Hidden Letters”
  • “A House Made of Splinters”
  • “The Janes”
  • “Last Flight Home”
  • “Moonage Daydream”
  • “Navalny”
  • “Retrograde”
  • “The Territory”


  • “American Justice on Trial: People v. Newton”
  • “Anastasia”
  • “Angola Do You Hear Us? Voices from a Plantation Prison”
  • “As Far as They Can Run”
  • “The Elephant Whisperers”
  • “The Flagmakers”
  • “Happiness Is £4 Million”
  • “Haulout”
  • “Holding Moses”
  • “How Do You Measure a Year?”
  • “The Martha Mitchell Effect”
  • “Nuisance Bear”
  • “Shut Up and Paint”
  • “Stranger at the Gate”
  • “38 at the Garden”



  • Argentina, “Argentina, 1985”
  • Austria, “Corsage”
  • Belgium, “Close”
  • Cambodia, “Return to Seoul”
  • Denmark, “Holy Spider”
  • France, “Saint Omer”
  • Germany, “All Quiet on the Western Front”
  • India, “Last Film Show”
  • Ireland, “The Quiet Girl”
  • Mexico, “Bardo, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths”
  • Morocco, “The Blue Caftan”
  • Pakistan, “Joyland”
  • Poland, “EO”
  • South Korea, “Decision to Leave”
  • Sweden, “Cairo Conspiracy”



  • “All Quiet on the Western Front”
  • “Amsterdam”
  • “Babylon”
  • “The Batman”
  • “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”
  • “Blonde”
  • “Crimes of the Future”
  • “Elvis”
  • “Emancipation”
  • “The Whale”


  • “All Quiet on the Western Front”
  • “Avatar: The Way of Water”
  • “Babylon”
  • “The Banshees of Inisherin”
  • “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”
  • “Devotion”
  • “Don’t Worry Darling”
  • “Everything Everywhere All at Once”
  • “The Fabelmans”
  • “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery”
  • “Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio”
  • “Nope”
  • “She Said”
  • “The Woman King”
  • “Women Talking”


  • “Time” from “Amsterdam”
  • “Nothing Is Lost (You Give Me Strength)” from “Avatar: The Way of Water”
  • “Lift Me Up” from “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”
  • “This Is A Life” from “Everything Everywhere All at Once”
  • “Ciao Papa” from “Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio”
  • “Til You’re Home” from “A Man Called Otto”
  • “Naatu Naatu” from “RRR”
  • “My Mind & Me” from “Selena Gomez: My Mind & Me”
  • “Good Afternoon” from “Spirited”
  • “Applause” from “Tell It like a Woman”
  • “Stand Up” from “Till”
  • “Hold My Hand” from “Top Gun: Maverick”
  • “Dust & Ash” from “The Voice of Dust and Ash”
  • “Carolina” from “Where the Crawdads Sing”
  • “New Body Rhumba” from “White Noise”


  • “Black Slide”
  • “The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse”
  • “The Debutante”
  • “The Flying Sailor”
  • “The Garbage Man”
  • “Ice Merchants”
  • “It’s Nice in Here”
  • “More than I Want to Remember”
  • “My Year of Dicks”
  • “New Moon”
  • “An Ostrich Told Me the World Is Fake and I Think I Believe It”
  • “Passenger”
  • “Save Ralph”
  • “Sierra”
  • “Steakhouse”



  • “All in Favor”
  • “Almost Home”
  • “An Irish Goodbye”
  • “Ivalu”
  • “Le Pupille”
  • “The Lone Wolf”
  • “Nakam”
  • “Night Ride”
  • “Plastic Killer”
  • “The Red Suitcase”
  • “The Right Words”
  • “Sideral”
  • “The Treatment”
  • “Tula”
  • “Warsha”


The films, listed in alphabetical order by title, are:

  • “All Quiet on the Western Front”
  • “Avatar: The Way of Water”
  • “Babylon”
  • “The Batman”
  • “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”
  • “Elvis”
  • “Everything Everywhere All at Once”
  • “Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio”
  • “Moonage Daydream”
  • “Top Gun: Maverick”


  • “All Quiet on the Western Front”
  • “Avatar: The Way of Water”
  • “The Batman”
  • “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”
  • “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness”
  • “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore”
  • “Jurassic World Dominion”
  • “Nope”
  • “Thirteen Lives”
  • “Top Gun: Maverick”

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