Columbia Alumni Filmmakers at the 2018 Oscars

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Columbia Alumni Filmmakers at the 2018 Oscars


Congratuations to the Columbia alumni filmmakers nominated for the 90th Annual Academy Awards! This year, six Columbia filmmakers were nominated in several categories including Best Picture, Directing, and Best Adapted Screenplay. Lady Bird written and directed by Greta Gerwig '06BC was nominated for five Academy Awards. Don't forget to tune in on Sunday, March 4 for the 90th Annual Academy Awards and cheer on your fellow Columbians!

CAA Arts Access congratulates the amazing work of the talented Columbia filmmakers nominated this year!

Best Picture Nominee

Call Me By Your Name: Margarethe Baillou '06GSAS Executive Producer, Abdi Nazemian '98CC Associate Producer

Lady Bird: Eli Bush '09CC Producer

Documentary Nominee

Icarus: Maiken Baird '89CC Executive Producer

Directing Nominee

Lady Bird: Greta Gerwig '06BC

*Lady Bird was nominated for a total of 5 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Eli Bush '09CC Producer, Saoirse Ronan as Christine "Lady Bird" for Actress in a Leading Role, Laurie Metcalf as Marion McPherson for Actress in a Supporting Role, and Writing (Original Screenplay) by Greta Gerwig 

Best Adapted Screenplay

Logan: James Mangold '99SOA Director, Screenwriter

Writing (Original Screenplay)

Lady Bird: Greta Gerwig '06BC

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