Four Oscars for The Shape of Water

On Film / The Daily — Mar 5, 2018

Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water has won four Oscars, including best picture, directing, production design, and score. The nominations were announced in January, and you can scan that full list here. Below, a quick overview of all of this year’s winners:

Best Picture: The Shape of Water.

Directing: Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water.

Actress in a Leading Role: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

Actor in a Leading Role: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour.

Actor in a Supporting Role: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

Actress in a Supporting Role: Allison Janney, I, Tonya.

Adapted Screenplay: James Ivory, Call Me by Your Name.

Original Screenplay: Jordan Peele, Get Out.

Cinematography: Roger Deakins, Blade Runner 2049.

Film Editing: Lee Smith, Dunkirk.

Documentary Feature: Icarus.

Best Foreign Language Film: A Fantastic Woman.

Animated Feature: Coco.

Documentary Short Subject: Heaven Is a Traffic Jam on the 405.

Animated Short: Dear Basketball.

Live Action Short: The Silent Child.

Sound Editing: Alex Gibson and Richard King, Dunkirk.

Sound Mixing: Mark Weingarten, Gregg Landaker, and Gary A. Rizzo, Dunkirk.

Production Design: The Shape of Water, Production Design: Paul Denham Austerberry; Set Decoration: Shane Vieau and Jeff Melvin.

Original Score: Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water.

Original Song: “Remember Me,” Coco.

Makeup and Hairstyling: Kazuhiro Tsuji, David Malinowski and Lucy Sibbick, Darkest Hour.

Costume Design: Mark Bridges, Phantom Thread.

Visual Effects: John Nelson, Gerd Nefzer, Paul Lambert, and Richard R. Hoover, Blade Runner 2049.

Update: Commenting on the Academy’s choices and the evening in general are Peter Bradshaw (Guardian), Richard Brody (New Yorker), David Edelstein (Vulture), Ryan Gilbey (New Statesman), Owen Gleiberman (Variety), Aisha Harris (Slate), Mark Harris (Vulture), Linda Holmes (NPR), James Poniewozik (New York Times), Ben Travers (IndieWire), and Alison Willmore (Buzzfeed).

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