EDITORS NOTE: These predictions were made in April 2011 and reflect what my thinking was at that time. I have updated my predictions since then, but leave these on the blog for a historical record. For the most updated list of predictions, go to the Tracker Pages in the upper right hand corner of this blog.
I did some research on the directors for the 85th Oscars. There’s more to do, but for now I have added:
Nicole Kassell for The Bell Jar
Pedro Almodovar for Mina
Denzel Washington for Brothers In Arms
Simon West for Dali
Yimou Zhang for The 13 Women Of Nanjing
Lasse Holstrom for The Danish Girl
Joel and Ethan Coen for Gambit
Tom Tykwer and Lana Wachowski for Cloud Atlas
Andrew Dominik for Cogan’s Trade
David Cronenberg for Cosmopolis
Oliver Stone for Savages
Chan-wook Park for Stoker
Terrence Malick for Untitled Terrence Malick Project
Cynthia Mort for Nina
Andy Garcia for Hemingway & Fuentes
Dustin Hoffman for Quartet
Sinohul Hinojosa for A Forgotten Innocence
Clint Eastwood for A Star Is Born
Guillermo Del Toro for Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde
Penny Marshall for Effa
Ken Watanabe for 442nd
Lee Daniels for Anna In The Tropics
Tim Burton for Dark Shadows
Lawrence Kasdan for Darling Companion
Ken Kwapis for Everybody Loves Whales
Dayyan Eng for An American Dream
As always, be sure to check the Tracker Pages in the right hand corner of this blog to see how these directors match up against those already added, and to get the latest predictions.
See Best Director predictions for other years HERE.
See predictions for other categories at the 85th Oscars HERE.
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