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2012 Academy Award Nominations - By Movie

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©A.M.P.A.S.®The nominations for the 84th annual Academy Awards were announced earlier today by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak and actress Jennifer Lawrence, who was nominated for her work in Winter's Bone in 2010 and is starring in the upcoming action/adventure movie The Hunger Games.

Academy members from each of the branches vote to determine the nominees in their respective categories – actors nominate actors, film editors nominate film editors, etc. In the Animated Feature Film and Foreign Language Film categories, nominations are selected by vote of multi-branch screening committees. All voting members are eligible to select the Best Picture nominees.

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Oscar®-nominated actress Jennifer Lawrence (left) and Academy President Tom Sherak announced the nominees for the 84th Annual Academy Awards in the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
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All active and life members of the Academy are eligible to select the winners in all categories, although in five of them – Animated Short Film, Live Action Short Film, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject and Foreign Language Film – members can vote only if they have seen all of the nominated films in those categories.

The ceremony for the Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2012, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, California. It will be televised on ABC beginning at 7pm Eastern Time (4pm Pacific Time), and will be hosted by Billy Crystal.

Below is a list of all the nominees and the categories in which they were nominated. To see the list sorted by category, see 2012 Academy Award Nominations - By Category.

Academy Award Nominees

The Adventures of Tintin Original Score
Albert Nobbs Glenn Close - Actress in a Leading Role
Janet McTeer - Actress in a Supporting Role
Makeup
Anonymous Costume Design
The Artist Jean Dujardin - Actor in a Leading Role
Bérénice Bejo - Actress in a Supporting Role
Art Direction
Cinematography
Costume Design
Directing
Film Editing
Original Score
Best Picture
Original Screenplay
The Barber of Birmingham: Foot Soldier of the Civil Rights Movement Documentary Short Subject
Beginners Christopher Plummer - Actor in a Supporting Role
A Better Life Demián Bichir - Actor in a Leading Role
Bridesmaids Melissa McCarthy - Actress in a Supporting Role
Original Screenplay
Bullhead (Rundskop) Foreign Language Film (Belgium)
A Cat in Paris (Une vie de chat) Animated Feature Film
Chico & Rita Animated Feature Film
The Descendants George Clooney - Actor in a Leading Role
Directing
Film Editing
Best Picture
Adapted Screenplay
Dimanche/Sunday Animated Short Film
Drive Sound Editing
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Max von Sydow - Actor in a Supporting Role
Best Picture
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore Animated Short Film
Footnote Foreign Language Film (Israel)
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Rooney Mara - Actress in a Leading Role
Cinematography
Film Editing
Sound Editing
Sound Mixing
God Is The Bigger Elvis Documentary Short Subject
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 Art Direction
Makeup
Visual Effects
Hell and Back Again Documentary Feature
The Help Viola Davis - Actress in a Leading Role
Jessica Chastain - Actress in a Supporting Role
Octavia Spencer - Actress in a Supporting Role
Best Picture
Hugo Art Direction
Cinematography
Costume Design
Directing
Film Editing
Original Score
Best Picture
Sound Editing
Sound Mixing
Visual Effects
Adapted Screenplay
The Ides of March Adapted Screenplay
If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Documentary Feature
In Darkness Foreign Language Film (Poland)
Incident in New Baghdad Documentary Short Subject
The Iron Lady Meryl Streep - Actress in a Leading Role
Makeup
Jane Eyre Costume Design
Kung Fu Panda 2 Animated Feature Film
La Luna Animated Short Film
Margin Call Original Screenplay
Midnight in Paris Art Direction
Directing
Best Picture
Original Screenplay
Moneyball Brad Pitt - Actor in a Leading Role
Jonah Hill - Actor in a Supporting Role
Film Editing
Best Picture
Sound Mixing
Adapted Screenplay
Monsieur Lazhar Foreign Language Film (Canada)
A Morning Stroll Animated Short Film
The Muppets Original Song - "Man or Muppet"
My Week with Marilyn Kenneth Branagh - Actor in a Supporting Role
Michelle Williams - Actress in a Leading Role
Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory Documentary Feature
Pentecost Live Action Short Film
Pina Documentary Feature
Puss in Boots Animated Feature Film
Raju Live Action Short Film
Rango Animated Feature Film
Real Steel Visual Effects
Rio Original Song - "Real in Rio"
Rise of the Planet of the Apes Visual Effects
Saving Face Documentary Short Subject
A Separation (Jodaeiye Nader az Simin) Foreign Language Film (Iran)
Original Screenplay
The Shore Live Action Short Film
Time Freak Live Action Short Film
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Gary Oldman - Actor in a Leading Role
Original Score
Adapted Screenplay
Transformers: Dark of the Moon Sound Editing
Sound Mixing
Visual Effects
The Tree of Life Cinematography
Directing
Best Picture
The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom Documentary Short Subject
Tuba Atlantic Live Action Short Film
Undefeated Documentary Feature
War Horse Art Direction
Cinematography
Original Score
Best Picture
Sound Editing
Sound Mixing
Warrior Nick Nolte - Actor in a Supporting Role
W.E. Costume Design
Wild Life Animated Short Film


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