May 20, 2022

Oscars 2022: ‘The Power of the Dog’ Leads With 12 Nominations

 

The designations for the 94th Oscars were delivered early Tuesday morning, with Jane Campion’s strained Western The Power of the Dog driving the field with 12 selections, including Best Picture.

The current year’s field saw the rundown of Best Picture chosen people grow to 10 in a change to the Academy rules.

Throughout the most recent ten years, a sliding scope of five to 10 movies were assigned for the top prize in light of the number of votes were gotten from individuals, with most years including a field of eight or nine candidates.

Alongside Influence of the Dog, other Best Picture chosen people driving the field incorporate Denis Villeneuve’s science fiction epic Dune with 10 designations, Kenneth Branagh’s Irish show Belfast and Steven Spielberg’s transformation of West Side Story with seven selections each, and Reinaldo Marcus Green’s games biopic King Richard with six.

What’s more two years after Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite turned into the principal non-English film to win Best Picture, another global film has entered the Best Picture race with Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s Drive My Car.

The Japanese section into the Best International Film race was named in four classifications, including Best Directing and Original Screenplay assignments for Hamaguchi.

The remainder of the Best Picture field incorporates Sian Heder’s endearing family show CODA (four assignments), Adam McKay’s provocative environmental change parody Don’t Look Up (four designations), Paul Thomas Anderson’s 70s legacy Licorice Pizza (three selections), and Guillermo Del Toro’s redo of the exemplary noir film Nightmare Alley (four assignments).