Here’s the list of 20 contenders for the Achievement in Visual Effects Oscar for the 88th Academy Awards
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Bridge of Spies
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
In the Heart of the Sea
Mad Max: Fury Road
Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The Academy’s Visual Effects Branch Executive Committee determined the preliminary shortlist. Ten films will be shortlisted for nominations voting (these ten will go to the traditional VFX Bake-Off).
The 88th Academy Awards nominations will be announced live on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 5:30 a.m. PT at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.
The 88th Oscars® will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood.
So, which films do you think will make the final cut-off list, and be nominated?