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Here is the full list of nominees for the 88th Academy Awards.

15 Jan 2016 - 7:09 AM  UPDATED 15 Jan 2016 - 7:10 AM

The ceremony, hosted by Chris Rock for the second time, will be held on Feb. 28 and air live on ABC.

Here is the full list of nominees for the 2016 Oscars:

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Best motion picture of the year

The Big Short

Bridge of Spies 


Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian 

The Revenant




Performance by an actor in a leading role

Bryan Cranston in Trumbo

Matt Damon in The Martian

Leonardo DiCaprio in The Revenant

Michael Fassbender in Steve Jobs

Eddie Redmayne in The Danish Girl


Performance by an actress in a leading role

Cate Blanchett in Carol

Brie Larson in Room

Jennifer Lawrence in Joy

Charlotte Rampling in 45 Years

Saoirse Ronan in Brooklyn


Performance by an actor in a supporting role

Christian Bale in The Big Short

Tom Hardy in The Revenant

Mark Ruffalo in Spotlight

Mark Rylance in Bridge of Spies

Sylvester Stallone in Creed


Performance by an actress in a supporting role

Jennifer Jason Leigh in The Hateful Eight

Rooney Mara in Carol

Rachel McAdams in Spotlight

Alicia Vikander in The Danish Girl

Kate Winslet in Steve Jobs

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Achievement in directing

The Big Short - Adam McKay

Mad Max: Fury Road - George Miller

The Revenant - Alejandro G. Inarritu

Room - Lenny Abrahamson

Spotlight - Tom McCarthy


Adapted screenplay

The Big Short
Screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay

Screenplay by Nick Hornby

Screenplay by Phyllis Nagy

The Martian
Screenplay by Drew Goddard

Room Screenplay by Emma Donoghue


Original screenplay

Bridge of Spies 
Written by Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen

Ex Machina 
Written by Alex Garland

Inside Out
Screenplay by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley; Original story by Pete Docter, Ronnie del Carmen

Written by Josh Singer & Tom McCarthy

Straight Outta Compton 
Screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff; Story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff


Best animated feature film of the year

Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson and Rosa Tran

Boy and the World 
Ale Abreu

Inside Out 
Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera

Shaun the Sheep Movie
Mark Burton and Richard Starzak

When Marnie Was There 
Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Yoshiaki Nishimura


Best documentary feature

Asif Kapadia and James Gay-Rees

Cartel Land 
Matthew Heineman and Tom Yellin

The Look of Silence 
Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sorensen

What Happened, Miss Simone? 
Liz Garbus, Amy Hobby and Justin Wilkes

Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom 
Evgeny Afineevsky and Den Tolmor


Best foreign language film of the year

Embrace of the Serpent, Colombia

Mustang, France

Son of Saul, Hungary

Theeb, Jordan

A War, Denmark


Achievement in cinematography

Carol - Ed Lachman

The Hateful Eight - Robert Richardson

Mad Max: Fury Road - John Seale

The Revenant  - Emmanuel Lubezki

Sicario  - Roger Deakins


Achievement in costume design

Carol  - Sandy Powell

Cinderella - Sandy Powell

The Danish Girl - Paco Delgado

Mad Max: Fury Road - Jenny Beavan

The Revenant - Jacqueline West


Best documentary short subject

Body Team 12  - David Darg and Bryn Mooser

Chau, beyond the Lines - Courtney Marsh and Jerry Franck

Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah - Adam Benzine

A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness - Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

Last Day of Freedom - Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman


Achievement in film editing

The Big Short  - Hank Corwin

Mad Max: Fury Road - Margaret Sixel

The Revenant - Stephen Mirrione

Spotlight - Tom McArdle

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey


Achievement in makeup and hairstyling

Mad Max: Fury Road 
Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared 
Love Larson and Eva von Bahr

The Revenant 
Sian Grigg, Duncan Jarman and Robert Pandini


Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original score)

Bridge of Spies - Thomas Newman

Carol - Carter Burwell

The Hateful Eight - Ennio Morricone

Sicario - Johann Johannsson

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - John Williams


Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song)

'Earned It' from Fifty Shades of Grey 
Music and Lyric by Abel Tesfaye, Ahmad Balshe, Jason Daheala Quenneville and Stephan Moccio

'Manta Ray' from Racing Extinction 
Music by J. Ralph and Lyric by Antony Hegarty

'Simple Song #3' from Youth
Music and Lyric by David Lang

'Til It Happens To You' from The Hunting Ground 
Music and Lyric by Diane Warren and Lady Gaga

'Writing's On The Wall' from Spectre 
Music and Lyric by Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith


Achievement in production design

Bridge of Spies 
Production Design: Adam Stockhausen; Set Decoration: Rena DeAngelo and Bernhard Henrich

The Danish Girl 
Production Design: Eve Stewart; Set Decoration: Michael Standish

Mad Max: Fury Road 
Production Design: Colin Gibson; Set Decoration: Lisa Thompson

The Martian 
Production Design: Arthur Max; Set Decoration: Celia Bobak

The Revenant 
Production Design: Jack Fisk; Set Decoration: Hamish Purdy



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Best animated short film

Bear Story - Gabriel Osorio and Pato Escala

Prologue - Richard Williams and Imogen Sutton

Sanjay's Super Team - Sanjay Patel and Nicole Grindle

We Can't Live without Cosmos - Konstantin Bronzit

World of Tomorrow - Don Hertzfeldt


Best live action short film

Ave Maria - Basil Khalil and Eric Dupont

Day One - Henry Hughes

Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut) - Patrick Vollrath

Shok - Jamie Donoughue

Stutterer - Benjamin Cleary and Serena Armitage


Achievement in sound editing

Mad Max: Fury Road - Mark Mangini and David White

The Martian - Oliver Tarney

The Revenant - Martin Hernandez and Lon Bender

Sicario - Alan Robert Murray

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Matthew Wood and David Acord


Achievement in sound mixing

Bridge of Spies - Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom and Drew Kunin

Mad Max: Fury Road - Chris Jenkins, Gregg Rudloff and Ben Osmo

The Martian - Paul Massey, Mark Taylor and Mac Ruth

The Revenant - Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montano, Randy Thom and Chris Duesterdiek

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Andy Nelson, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson


Achievement in visual effects

Ex Machina - Andrew Whitehurst, Paul Norris, Mark Ardington and Sara Bennett

Mad Max: Fury Road - Andrew Jackson, Tom Wood, Dan Oliver and Andy Williams

The Martian - Richard Stammers, Anders Langlands, Chris Lawrence and Steven Warner

The Revenant - Rich McBride, Matthew Shumway, Jason Smith and Cameron Waldbauer

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Neal Scanlan and Chris Corbould


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