SXSW Alumni Among Oscar Nominees

Written by Jim Kolmar | January 16, 2014

Photo of Joshua Oppenheimer at Act of Killing screening, SXSW 2013. Photo by Steve RogersSocial media channels are hitting fever pitch, so that can only mean that, yes, it's finally awards season! The dust has settled on the Golden Globes (more or less), and Oscar season is upon us. We're thrilled to again see so many SXSW alumni among the nominees for 2014. See the list below, and stay tuned for new of alumni among the winners, this March 2.

Congratulations to:

Best Picture

Dana Brunetti (SXSW 2014 Speaker) with Scott Rudin & Michael De Luca
Captain Phillips

Actor in a Leading Role

Matthew McConaughey (SXSW 2013 Speaker)
Dallas Buyers Club

Actors in a Supporting Role

Jonah Hill
The Wolf of Wall Street

Jared Leto
Dallas Buyers Club

Documentary Feature

20 Feet from Stardom
Nominees to be determined

The Act of Killing
Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sørensen

Writing - Adapted Screenplay

Before Midnight
Written by Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke

Photo of Joshua Oppenheimer by Steve Rogers