88th Academy Awards Predictions

Best Picture: “The Big Short”

alt. “The Revenant”


Best Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu (“The Revenant”)

alt. George Miller (“Mad Max: Fury Road”)


Best Actor: Leonardo Dicaprio (“The Revenant”)

alt. Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs”)


Best Actress: Brie Larson (“Room”)

alt. Charlotte Rampling (“45 Years”)


Best Supporting Actor: Sylvester Stallone (“Creed”)


Best Supporting Actress: Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”)

alt. Kate Winslet (“Steve Jobs”)


Best Adapted Screenplay: “The Big Short”

alt. “Room”


Best Original Screenplay: “Spotlight”

alt. “Inside Out”


Best Production Design: “Mad Max: Fury Road”

alt. “The Revenant”


Best Cinematography: “The Revenant”

alt. “Sicario”


Best Film Editing: “Mad Max: Fury Road”

alt. “The Revenant”


Best Costume Design: “Mad Max: Fury Road”

alt. “Carol”


Best Makeup and Hairstyling: “Mad Max: Fury Road”

alt. “The Revenant”


Best Visual Effects: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

alt. “Mad Max: Fury Road”

Best Sound Editing: “The Revenant”

alt. “Mad Max: Fury Road”


Best Sound Mixing: “The Revenant”

alt. “Mad Max: Fury Road”


Best Original Score: “The Hateful Eight”

alt. “Carol”


Best Original Song: “The Hunting Ground”

alt. “Spectre”


Best Animated Feature: “Inside Out”

alt. “Anomalisa”


Best Documentary Feature: “Amy”


Best Foreign Language Film: “Son of Saul”


Best Documentary Short: “Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah”

alt. “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness”


Best Live Action Short: “Stutterer”

alt. “Shok”


Best Animated Short: “World of Tomorrow”

alt. “Bear Story”

February 28, 2016

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Marc Rivers Marc Rivers, a film major at Howard University, is the cultural critic for TruthBeTold.news and managing editor of ATribeCalledNews.com. He writes our Big Brotha column, where you will find perceptive and playful musings on the latest happenings in pop culture and fact checks. Whether it's TV, film or the latest Adele music video, remember, Big Brotha is watching ...