Saturday, 13 December 2014

114 SCORES ELIGIBLE FOR OSCAR CONSIDERATION


Although the Academy publishes lists of eligible films for its main categories, and shortlists for some of its technical ones, one of the most high-profile and unique of these eligibility rosters is for the Original Score category. 114 scores have been submitted and accepted for consideration for Oscar nominations - Antonio Sanchez's for Birdman has been rejected, but five Alexandre Desplat scores will compete for nominations, any and all of which stand fair shots at gaining recognition. Here's the full list:

  • Joshua Abrams (Life Itself)
  • Mark Adler (Merchants of Doubt)
  • Lorne Balfe (Penguins of Madagascar)
  • Will Bates and Phil Mossman (I Origins)
  • Christophe Beck (Cake)
  • Christophe Beck (Edge of Tomorrow)
  • Christophe Beck and Leo Birenberg (Red Army)
  • Christophe Beck and Jake Monaco (Endless Love)
  • Marco Beltrami (The Giver)
  • Marco Beltrami (The Homesman)
  • Marco Beltrami (Snowpiercer)
  • Marco Beltrami and Buck Sanders (The Drop)
  • Danny Bensi and Saunder Jurriaans (The One I Love)
  • Joseph Bishara (Annabelle)
  • Patrick Cassidy (Calvary)
  • Toby Chu (Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return)
  • Elia Cmiral (Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt?)
  • Bruno Coulais (Song of the Sea)
  • Tim Davies and Gustavo Santaolalla (The Book of Life)
  • John Debney (Draft Day)
  • Alexandre Desplat (Godzilla)
  • Alexandre Desplat (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
  • Alexandre Desplat (The Imitation Game)
  • Alexandre Desplat (The Monuments Men)
  • Alexandre Desplat (Unbroken)
  • Ramin Djawadi (Dracula Untold)
  • Gustavo Dudamel (The Liberator)
  • Alex Ebert (A Most Violent Year)
  • Danny Elfman (Big Eyes)
  • Danny Elfman (Mr. Peabody & Sherman)
  • Ilan Eshkeri (Still Alice)
  • Nina Fakhrara (The Signal)
  • George Fenton (Bears)
  • Bill Frisell (The Great Flood)
  • Michael Giacchino (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes)
  • Michael Giacchino (This Is Where I Leave You)
  • Philip Glass (Visitors)
  • Jonny Greenwood (Inherent Vice)
  • Harry Gregson-Williams (The Equaliser)
  • Lili Haydn (Anita)
  • David Hirschfelder (The Railway Man)
  • Hisaishi Jo (The Tale of the Princess Kaguya)
  • Tom Holkenborg (Divergent)
  • Tom Holkenborg (300: Rise of an Empire)
  • Alberto Iglesias (Exodus: Gods and Kings)
  • Steve Jablonsky (Transformers: Age of Extinction)
  • Henry Jackman (Big Hero 6)
  • Henry Jackman (Captain America: The Winter Soldier)
  • Henry Jackman (The Interview)
  • Johann Johannsson (The Theory of Everything)
  • Nathan Johnson (Kill the Messenger)
  • Patrick Jonsson (Virunga)
  • Christopher Lennertz (Horrible Bosses 2)
  • Christopher Lennertz (Ride Along)
  • Martin Leon (The Good Lie)
  • Mica Levi (Under the Skin)
  • Son Lux (The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them)
  • Vivek Maddala (American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs)
  • Nuno Malo (No God, No Master)
  • Clint Mansell (Noah)
  • Dario Marianelli (The Boxtrolls)
  • Joel McNeely (A Million Ways to Die in the West)
  • Pat Metheny (Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed)
  • Mike Mogis (The Fault in Our Stars)
  • Jason Moran (Selma)
  • Trevor Morris (Brick Mansions)
  • Mark Mothersbaugh (22 Jump Street)
  • Mark Mothersbaugh (The LEGO Movie)
  • Blake Neely (The Case Against 8)
  • Thomas Newman (The Judge)
  • James Newton Howard (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1)
  • James Newton Howard (Maleficent)
  • James Newton Howard (Nightcrawler)
  • Sonu Nigam and Bickram Ghosh (Jal)
  • Mark Orton (My Old Lady)
  • John Ottman (Non-Stop)
  • John Ottman (X-Men: Days of Future Past)
  • John Paesano (The Maze Runner)
  • Laurent Petitgand (The Salt of the Earth)
  • Zoe Poledouris-Roche and Angel Roche Jr. (The Hero of Colour City)
  • Rachel Portman (Belle)
  • Rachel Portman (Dolphin Tale 2)
  • John Powell (How to Train Your Dragon 2)
  • Steven Price (Fury)
  • Carlos Rafael Rivera (A Walk Among the Tombstones)
  • A. R. Rahman (The Hundred-Foot Journey)
  • A. R. Rahman (Kochadaiiyaan)
  • A. R. Rahman (Million Dollar Arm)
  • J. Ralph (Finding Vivian Maier)
  • J. Ralph (Garnet's Gold)
  • Nicole Renaud (Cheatin')
  • Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (Gone Girl)
  • Craig Richey (Girl on a Bicycle)
  • Arturo Sandoval (At Middleton)
  • Gustavo Santaolalla (Wild Tales)
  • Anton Sanko (Ouija)
  • Kristian Sensini (Rocks in My Pockets)
  • Eric Serra (Lucy)
  • Theodore Shapiro (St. Vincent)
  • Howard Shore (The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies)
  • Howard Shore (Rosewater)
  • Clinton Shorter (Pompeii)
  • Alan Silvestri (Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb)
  • Garth Stevenson (Tracks)
  • David Torn (That Awkward Moment)
  • Joseph Trapanese (Earth to Echo)
  • Brian Tyler (Into the Storm)
  • Brian Tyler (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Nick Urata (Paddington)
  • Fernando Velazquez (Hercules)
  • Nathan Whitehead (The Purge: Anarchy)
  • Timothy Williams (Walking with the Enemy)
  • Gary Yershon (Mr. Turner)
  • Hans Zimmer (Interstellar)