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2019 Oscars: my predictions

Scritto da Damiano Crosina 24 January 2019

As you know, the nominations for the 91st Academy Awards were announced yesterday. Despite the lack of a host, the show must go on, so here are my predictions for the winners of this 2019 edition.

Best Picture

The nominees are: Black PantherBlacKkKlansmanBohemian RapsodyThe FavouriteGreen BookRomaA Star Is Born Vice.

My pick: Roma.

Actor in a Leading Role

Christian Bale (Vice), Bradley Cooper (A Star Is Born), Willem Dafoe (At Eternity’s Gate), Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody) e Viggo Mortensen (Green Book).

My pick : Rami Malek.

Actress in a Leading Role

Yalitza Aparicio (Roma), Glenn Close (The Wife), Olivia Colman (The Favourite), Lady Gaga (A Star Is Born) e Melissa McCarthy (Can You Ever Forgive Me?).

My pick : Glenn Close.

Actor in a Supporting Role

Mahershala Ali (Green BookAdam), Adam Driver (BlacKkKlansman), Sam Elliott (A Star Is Born), Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me?) e Sam Rockwell (Vice).

My pick : Adam Driver.

Actress in a Supporting Role

Amy Adams (Vice), Marina de Tavira (Roma), Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk), Emma Stone (The Favourite) e Rachel Weisz (The Favourite)

My pick : Regina King.


Spike Lee (BlacKkKlansman), Paweł Pawlikowski (Cold War), Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite), Alfonso Cuarón (Roma) e Adam McKay (Vice).

My pick: Spike Lee.

Adapted Screenplay

The Ballad of Buster ScruggsBlacKkKlansmanCan You Ever Forgive Me?If Beale Street Could TalkA Star Is Born.

My pick: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs.

Original Screenplay

The FavouriteFirst ReformedGreen BookRomaVice.

My pick: The Favourite.

Foreign Language Film

CapernaumCold WarNever Look AwayRomaShoplifters.

My pick: Cold War.

Animated Feature

Incredibles 2Isle of DogsRalph Breaks the InternetSpider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

My pick: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

Original Score

Black PantherBlacKkKlansmanIf Beale Street Could TalkIsle of DogsMary Poppins Returns.

My pick: Black Panther.

Original Song

All the Stars (Black Panther), I’ll Fight (RBG), The Place Where Lost Things Go (Mary Poppins Returns), Shallow (A Star Is Born), When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs).

My pick: Shallow (A Star Is Born).

Documentary Short

Black SheepEnd GameLifeboatA Night at the GardenPeriod. End of Sentence.

My pick: Lifeboat.


Lukasz Zal (Cold War), Robbie Ryan (The Favourite),Caleb Deschanel (Never Look Away),Alfonso Cuarón (Roma), Matthew Libatique (A Star Is Born).

My pick: Alfonso Cuaròn (Roma).

Best Documentary Feature

Free SoloHale County, This Morning, This EveningMinding the Gap, Of Fathers and SonsRBG.

My pick: Free Solo.

Production Design

Black PantherThe FavouriteFirst ManMary Poppins ReturnsRoma.

My pick: Black Panther.

Sound Mixing

Black PantherBohemian RhapsodyFirst ManRomaA Star Is Born.

My pick: Roma.

Costume Design

The Ballad of Buster ScruggsBlack PantherThe FavouriteMary Poppins ReturnsMary Queen of Scots.

My pick: Black Panther.

Film Editing

BlacKkKlansmanBohemian RhapsodyThe FavouriteGreen BookVice.

My pick: The Favourite.

Sound Editing

Black PantherBohemian RhapsodyFirst ManA Quiet PlaceRoma.

My pick: A Quiet Place.

Animated Short Film

Animal BehaviorBaoLate AfternoonOne Small StepWeekends.

My pick: Bao.

Live Action Short


My pick: Skin.

Makeup and Hairstyle

BorderMary Queen of ScotsVice.

My pick: Vice.

Visual Effects

Avengers: Infinity WarChristopher RobinFirst ManReady Player One, Solo: A Star Wars Story.

My pick: Avengers: Infinity War.