Posted by Alan C. Baird
Taylor C. Baker Taylor C. Baker

No matter what role(s) you play in the entertainment industry, it is essential to stay tuned into market trends and top-performing projects. As you have likely heard, the 2020 Oscars® nominations were announced yesterday. When it comes to "what's hot" in Hollywood - Oscar nominations take the cake. 

So, as a well-informed industry aficionado, take some time this week to do your homework and check out some of the industry's favorite films of the past year.

Today, we have a special treat for you! Stage 32-er and fellow filmmaker, Alan C. Baird, has gathered up all the Oscar-nominated screenplays for your reading pleasure. Enjoy!

Read the screenplay nominees for the 2020 Oscars®.

Download the ones you find interesting - these links will expire soon!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, February 9, 2020.

Best Adapted Screenplay 


The Irishman

Written by Steven Zaillian


Jojo Rabbit

Written by Taika Waititi



Written by Todd Phillips & Scott Silver


Little Women

Written by Greta Gerwig


The Two Popes

Written by Anthony McCarten


Read the 2020 OscarNominated Screenplays


Best Original Screenplay


Knives Out

Written by Rian Johnson


Marriage Story

Written by Noah Baumbach



Written by Sam Mendes & Krysty Wilson-Cairns


Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (transcript)

Written by Quentin Tarantino 



Written by Bong Joon Ho and Han Jin Won

What screenplays would you have nominated for an Oscar®? Which of the above screenplays do you think might win Hollywood's most coveted prize? Comment below!



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