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2022 Oscar Forecast:
The best sound
UPDATED: Sept 23, 2021
Award Prediction Commentary: Coming soon.
Voting for the Oscars begins on Thursday, January 27, 2022, and ends on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. Nominations for the Official Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, February 2022, through a ceremony on Sunday, March 2, 2022.
Prize Se Tu Calendar (2021-2022)
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Award Category History (Word)
The Academy Awards, better known as the Oscars, are the most prestigious artistic awards in the Hollywood film industry. The most award-winning films in Oscar history are “Ben-Hur,” “Titanic” and “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” in 11 statues. The most nominated films in the academy’s history are “All About Eve”, “Titanic” and “La La Land”. The biggest Oscars are “Losing”, meaning the most nominated and gone with zero awards, “The Turning Point” of 1977 and “The Color Purple” of 1985. The history of this class is a little more complicated to track because it has been through many concepts in the history of AMPAS. While it was split between sound mixing and sound editing, there are different record holders. Classic sound engineer Thomas T. Moulton and Greg P. Russell have the most nominations at 16, although the former has won five Oscars in his career. The latter has the record for most nominations and no wins. Moulton holds the record for most wins with Douglas Shearer and Fred Hines, although they have 15 and 7 nominations, respectively. Richard King and Ben Burt have won the most for sound editing, while Alan Robert Murray has won the most with 10.
2022 Academy Awards Forecast
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About Academy Awards (Oscars)
The Academy AwardKnown as the Oscar, it is the most prestigious artistic award in the Hollywood film industry. Since 1927, nominees and winners have been elected by members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). The 17 branches are represented by about 10,000 members. Branches are Actors, Associates, Casting Directors, Cinematographers, Costume Designers, Directors, Documentaries, Executives, Film Editors, Makeup and Hairstylists, Marketing and Public Relations, Member-to-Large, Member-to-Industry, Member-to-Large, Producer, production design, short film and feature animation, sound, visual effects and author.
- The 94th Oscar date will be held on Sunday, March 27, 2022