2010 Oscar nominations

James Cameron's Avatar continues its conquest of the world, as the Oscar nominations are announced...

An Oscar. Yesterday.

Ahead of the ceremony itself on March 7th (hosted by Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin, no less), Anne Hathaway had the job of reading out the 2010 Oscar nominations. Which she did. And here they are…

Best Supporting Actress

Penelope Cruz (Nine)Maggie Gyllenhaal (Crazy Heart)Vera Farmiga (Up In The Air)Anna Kendrick (Up In The Air)Mo’Nique (Precious)

Best Supporting Actor

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Matt Damon (Invictus)Woody Harrelson (The Messenger)Christopher Plummer (Nine)Stanley Tucci (The Lovely Bones)Christoph Waltz (Inglourious Basterds)

Best Actress

Sandra Bullock (The Blind Side)Helen Mirren (The Last Station)Carey Mulligan (An Education)Gabourey Sibide (Precious)Meryl Streep (Julia & Julia)

Best Actor

Jeff Bridges (Crazy Heart)George Clooney (Up In The Air)Colin Firth (A Simple Man)Morgan Freeman (Invictus)Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker)

Best DirectorJames Cameron (Avatar)Kathyrn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker)Quentin Tarantino (Inglourious Basterds)Lee Daniels (Precious)Jason Reitman (Up In The Air)

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Best Original Screenplay

The Hurt LockerInglourious BasterdsThe MessengerA Serious ManUp

Best Adapted Screenplay

District 9An EducationIn The LoopPreciousUp In The Air

Best Foreign Language Feature

AjamiEl Secreto De Sus OjosThe Milk Of SorrowUn PropheteThe White Ribbon

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Best Animation

CoralineFantastic Mr FoxThe Princess & The FrogThe Secret of KellsUp

Best Picture

AvatarThe Blind SideDistrict 9An EducationThe Hurt LockerInglourious BasterdsPreciousA Serious ManUpUp In The Air

Art Direction

AvatarThe Imaginarium of Doctor ParnassusNineSherlock HolmesThe Young Victoria

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Cinematography

Mauro Fiore (Avatar)Bruno Delbonnel (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince)Barry Ackroyd (The Hurt Locker)Robert Richardson (Inglourious Basterds)Christian Berger (The White Ribbon)

Documentary Feature

Burma VJThe CoveFood, Inc.The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon PapersWhich Way Home

Documentary Short

China’s Unnatural Disaster: The Tears of Sichuan ProvinceThe Last Campaign of Governor Booth GardnerThe Last Truck: Closing of a GM PlantMusic by PrudenceRabbit à la Berlin

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Animated Short

French RoastGranny O’Grimm’s Sleeping BeautyThe Lady and the Reaper (La Dama y la Muerte)LogoramaA Matter of Loaf and Death (Wallace & Gromit)

Live Action ShortThe DoorInstead of AbracadabraKaviMiracle FishThe New Tenants

Visual Effects

AvatarDistrict 9Star Trek

Costume Design

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Bright StarCoco before ChanelThe Imaginarium of Doctor ParnassusNineThe Young Victoria

Make Up

Il DivoStar TrekThe Young Victoria

Film Editing

AvatarDistrict 9The Hurt LockerInglourious BasterdsPrecious

Sound Mixing

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AvatarThe Hurt LockerInglourious BasterdsStar TrekTransformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Sound Editing

AvatarThe Hurt LockerInglourious BasterdsStar TrekUp

Original Score

James Horner (Avatar)Alexandre Desplat (Fantastic Mr. Fox)Marco Beltrami & Buck Sanders (The Hurt Locker)Hans Zimmer (Sherlock Holmes)Michael Giacchino (Up)

Original Song

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‘Almost There’ from The Princess and the Frog’Down in New Orleans’ from The Princess and the Frog’Loin de Paname’ from Paris 36’Take It All’ from Nine’The Weary Kind’ from Crazy Heart