In anticipation for the 91st Academy Awards 2019 Oscars, six films have been nominated for awards in sound mixing and sound editing. The Oscars are to be televised by ABC from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 24.
A Star Is Born, Bradley Cooper’s directorial first, starring himself and Lady Gaga, received eight nominations, though not one for Cooper’s directing. Vice was also recognised with eight nominations.
Black Panther also made history by representing the first superhero film to be nominated for best picture.
As has happened in the past, the academy nominated near identical lists of films in the sound mixing and sound editing categories.
The sound nominations are as follows:
Black Panther – Benjamin A. Burtt and Steve Boeddeker
Bohemian Rhapsody – John Warhurst and Nina Hartstone
First Man – Ai-Ling Lee and Mildred Iatrou Morgan
A Quiet Place – Ethan Van der Ryn and Erik Aadahl
Roma – Sergio Díaz and Skip Lievsay
Black Panther – Steve Boeddeker, Brandon Proctor and Peter Devlin
Bohemian Rhapsody – Paul Massey, Tim Cavagin and John Casali
First Man – Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño, Ai-Ling Lee and Mary H. Ellis
Roma – Skip Lievsay, Craig Henighan and José Antonio García
A Star Is Born – Tom Ozanich, Dean Zupancic, Jason Ruder and Steve Morrow