Posted by Amanda Toney

Monday Motivation 11 Films Up for Oscars Made by Companies that Work with Stage 32


The 91st Annual Academy Awards are around the corner and we're proud to recognize some of the amazing execs and companies we work with whose films received much deserved nominations. This year as we all watch the Oscars we have 12 films we can root for that have been worked on by execs who mentor for Stage 32 & their companies! Please join us in congratulating the amazing group of talent in the Stage 32 family. And, we'll be launching our Oscars contest on Stage 32 soon - stay tuned!


First Reformed - Nominated for Best Screenplay

  • Produced by Stage 32 member Jack Binder


BlacKkKlansman - 6 Oscar Nominations including Best Picture, Director, Adapted Screenplay, Score

  • Scored by Terence Blanchard, Stage 32 Educator
  • Produced by Blumhouse, Stage 32 New Blood Contest Judge
  • Publicity by Theo Dumont at Buffalo 8

Black Panther
- 7 Oscar Nominations including Best Picture

  • Written by Circle of Confusion client Joe Robert Cole
Bohemian Rhapsody - Nominated for Best Picture, Editing, Mixing, Actor, Sound Editing
  • Brillstein Entertainment represents Rami Malek
The Favourite - Nominated for Best Picture, Actress, Supporting Actress, Editing , Screenplay + 5 more
  • Brillstein Entertainment represents Rachle Weiz 
  • Anonymous Content represents Emma Stone
Green Book - Nominated for Best Picture, Editing, Actor, Supporting Actor, Original Screenplay
  • Written by Bohemia Group client Nick Vallelonga
  • Written by Anonymous Content client Peter Farrelly
First Man - Nominated for Visual Effects, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Production Design
  • Written by Anonymous Content client Josh Singer
At Eternity's Gate - Best Actor
  • Circle of Confusion represents Willem Dafoe
A Star is Born - 8 Nominations including Best Picture, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, Adapted Screenplay
  • Produced by Live Nation Production
Ralph Breaks the Internet - Best Animated Feature
  • Written by Hertzberg Media client Pamela Ribon
Isle of Dogs - Nominated for Best Animated Feature
  • Filmmaker and Producer Zara Burdett worked as an assistant on this film
Ready Player One - Nominated for Visual Effects
  • Housefire Management reps Hannah Rosner who was a writers assistant on this film.

Monday Motivation 11 Films Up for Oscars Made by Companies that Work with Stage 32


And...the full list of 2019 Oscar nominations (The Oscars air on February 24):

Best Picture

Black Panther


Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

Green Book


A Star is Born



Best Director

Spike Lee, BlacKkKlansman

Pawel Pawlikowski, Cold War

Yorgos Lanthimos, The Favourite

Alfonso Cuaron, Roma

Adam McKay, Vice


Best Actor

Christian Bale, Vice

Bradley Cooper, A Star is Born

Willem Dafoe, At Eternity's Gate

Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody

Viggo Mortensen, Green Book


Best Actress

Yalitza Aparicio, Roma

Glenn Close, The Wife

Olivia Colman, The Favourite

Lady Gaga, A Star is Born

Melissa McCarthy, Can You Ever Forgive Me?


Best Supporting Actor

Mahershala Ali, Green Book

Adam Driver, BlacKkKlansman

Sam Elliott, A Star is Born

Richard. E. Grant, Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Sam Rockwell, Vice


Best Supporting Actress

Amy Adams, Vice

Emma Stone, The Favourite

Marina de Tavira, Roma

Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk

Rachel Weisz, The Favourite


Best Original Screenplay

The Favourite

First Reformed

Green Book




Best Adapted Screenplay

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs


Can You Ever Forgive Me?

If Beale Street Could Talk

A Star is Born


Best Cinematography

Cold War

The Favourite

Never Look Away


A Star is Born

Best Film Editing


Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

Green Book



Best Sound Mixing

Black Panther

Bohemian Rhapsody

First Man


A Star is Born


Best Sound Editing

Black Panther (Benjamin A. Burtt, Steve Boeddeker)

Bohemian Rhapsody (John Warhurst)

First Man (Ai-Ling Lee, Mildred Iatrou Morgan)

A Quiet Place (Ethan Van der Ryn, Erik Aadahl)

Roma (Sergio Diaz, Skip Lievsay)


Best Original Score

Black Panther, Ludwig Goransson

BlacKkKlansman, Terence Blanchard

If Beale Street Could Talk, Nicholas Britell

Isle of Dogs, Alexandre Desplat

Mary Poppins Returns, Marc Shaiman


Best Original Song

"All the Stars," Black Panther (written byKendrick Lamar, Al Shux, Sounwave, SZA, Anthony Tiffith; performed by Kendrick Lamar and SZA)

"I'll Fight," RBG (written by Diane Warren; performed by Jennifer Hudson)

"The Place Where Lost Things Go," Mary Poppins Returns (written by Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman; performed by Emily Blunt)

"Shallow" A Star is Born (written by Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, Andrew Wyatt; performed by Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga)

"When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings," The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (written by Dave Rawlings, Gillian Welch; performed by Tim Blake Nelson, Willie Watson)


Best Animated Feature

Incredibles 2

Isle of Dogs


Ralph Breaks the Internet

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


Best Costume Design

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (Mary Zophres)

Black Panther (Ruth E. Carter)

The Favourite (Sandy Powell)

Mary Poppins Returns (Sandy Powell)

Mary Queen of Scots (Alexandra Byrne)


Best Visual effects

Avengers: Infinity War

Christopher Robin

First Man

Ready Player One

Solo: A Star Wars Story


Best Animated Short Film

Animal Behaviour


Late Afternoon

One Small Step



Best Documentary Feature

Free Solo

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Minding the Gap

Of Fathers and Sons



Best Documentary Short

Black Sheep

End Game


A Night at the Garden

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Best Foreign Language Film

Capernaum (Lebanon)

Cold War (Poland)

Never Look Away (Germany)

Roma (Mexico)

Shoplifters (Japan)


Best Production Design

Black Panther

The Favourite

First Man

Mary Poppins Returns



Best Makeup and Hairstyling


Mary Queen of Scots



Best Live-Action Short Film







Please help us congratulating all the companies and executives who work with Stage 32 as mentors for our community in the comments! And...cheer them on on Oscars day!

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