OCTOBER 18 – 22, 2023

14 Oscar Nominations for Films and Actors Featured at SDiFF’16

We’re excited to see 14 nominations for actors & films that screened with the 2016 San Diego International Film Festival! Including: Lion, Hidden Figures, Hell or High Water, Captain Fantastic and the short animated film Borrowed Time.

If you’d like to watch the Academy Awards in style join us at our annual Oscar Awards Viewing Party on February 26th. You’ll have a chance to walk the red carpet enjoy delicious food by some of San Diego’s premier chefs, original cocktails, Oscar Ballot Voting AND help us raise funds for the San Diego Film Foundation (presenting organization of the SDiFF). Learn More.

And the nomination goes to…

Borrowed Time, Best Short Film (Animated)

Captain Fantastic – Best Actor, Viggo Mortensen

Hell or High-water – Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Jeff Bridges, Best Original Screenplay, Best Film Editing

Hidden Figures – Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress, Octavia Spencer, Best Adapted Screenplay,

Lion  – Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress, Nicole Kidman, Best Supporting Actor, Dev Patel, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Music (Original Score)

Click here to check out all of the nominees.