Oscar winning films at Gulbenkian
7 Mar 2018
The glitz, the glamour, the excitement…Oscars 2018 winners have been announced.
Make sure you don’t miss out and get these dates in your diary to watch the Oscar winning films at Gulbenkian!
I, Tonya – Winner: Best supporting actress. Nominated for another 2 Oscars – Fri 16 & Sun 18 Mar
Based on the unbelievable but true events, ‘I, Tonya’ is a darkly comedic tale of American figure skater, Tonya Harding with a tour-de-force performance from Allison Janney as her acid-tongued mother.
The Shape Of Water – Winner: Best production design, Best score, Best director, Best picture. Nominated for another 8 Oscars – Fri 23 – Mon 26 & Wed 28 – Thu 29 Mar
From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes ‘The Shape Of Water’ – an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963.
Darkest Hour – Winner: Best makeup and hair, Best actor. Nominated for another 5 Oscars – Thu 5 Apr
Captivating performance by Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill – a must-see!
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – Winner: Best supporting actor, Best actress. Nominated for another 5 Oscars – Fri 7 Apr
A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter’s murder when they fail to catch the culprit. A stunning performance from Frances McDormand (Best Leading Actress) with excellent support from Sam Rockwell (Best supporting actor) and Woody Harrelson who was also nominated for Best Supporting Actor.
And the nominees:
Loveless – Nominated for 1 Oscar – Fri 9 & Sat 10 Mar
Loveless uses its riveting portrait of a family in crisis to offer thought-provoking commentary on modern life in Russia – and the world beyond its borders.
Lady Bird – Nominated for 5 Oscars – Fri 23 – Sun 25 Mar
“Lady Bird” McPherson fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom, a nurse working tirelessly to keep her family afloat after Lady Bird’s father loses his job.
Roman J Israel, Esq – Nominated for 1 Oscar – Fri 9 Mar
A dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system starring Denzel Washington and Colin Farrell