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Academy Awards: Oscars nominations

The latest news as the nominees for best film, actor, actress and others are announced

  • Watch the nominations as they are read out live by Emma Stone and Seth MacFarlane at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theatre, Beverly Hills, California. And get minute-by-minute responses from The Independent's arts correspondents.

    1/10/2013 12:45:40 PM
  • RT @Michael_Haneke: . @benaffleck thanx 4 lendin me ur oscar nominayshun 4 best director!!1! i guess daredevil 2 mite happen aftr all lo ...
  • As you might expect, the @Michael_Haneke fake Twitter account is really coming into it's own today.
  • RT @norah_tweets: @TheAcademy exciting, different, accurate.
  • Skyfall's Roger Deakins gets a well deserved nomination for cinematography, as does Seamus McGarvey's Anna Karenina
    1/10/2013 2:21:59 PM
  • Read an interview with Amour director Michael Haneke Michael Haneke: A tender look at life as it slowly slips away
    1/10/2013 2:22:10 PM
  • Wow, Mirror Mirror gets an Oscar nomination... Did not expect to type those words, even it it was for Costume Design
    1/10/2013 2:23:05 PM
  • The Brit casualties keep piling up. Sadly, the excellent documentary The Imposter misses out.
    1/10/2013 2:23:59 PM
  • Best actress nominee Naomi Watts told The Independent's James Mottram about the time she nearly drowned - an event that informed her performance in tsunami film The Impossible. Read it here
    1/10/2013 2:24:10 PM
  • Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God, which picked up the award at the London Film Festival, also fails to make the shortlist
    1/10/2013 2:25:29 PM
  • Lincoln has a total of 12 Oscar nominations - could it do a Return of the King and take them all?
    1/10/2013 2:26:38 PM
  • The Foreign Language Film category has some really strong contenders with No and A Royal Affair, but it's hard to look past Amour
    1/10/2013 2:26:38 PM
  • This is Daniel Day-Lewis' fifth best actor nomination - having won twice before in 1989 for My Left Foot and in 2007 for There Will be Blood
    1/10/2013 2:28:22 PM
  • "These 5 people are the best at sitting in a chair and watching other people make a movie." - @sethmacfarlane on #OscarNoms directors
  • Five Oscar nominations each for Michael Haneke's Amour, Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained and Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty,
    1/10/2013 2:30:13 PM
  • Nothing at all for The Dark Knight Rises, even in the Visual Effects category, which strikes me as extraordinary. The Hobbit, Prometheus, Life of Pi, Avengers Assemble and Snow Whilte and the Huntsman make up that category
    1/10/2013 2:30:27 PM
  • Film editing nominations for Argo, Lincoln, Life of Pi, Silver Linings Playbook and Zero Dark Thirty
    1/10/2013 2:31:54 PM
  • Right, that's all from me. Thanks for joining
    1/10/2013 2:34:58 PM
  • That's all from us folks. See you at the awards!
    1/10/2013 2:36:29 PM
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