Complete List Of Oscars 2023 Nominations: Pakistan’s First Film To Oscar Shortlist!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Tuesday revealed its shortlists for the Oscars 2023 Nominations in 10 categories. These comprise documentary and international features as well as a documentary on a short subject, original score, original song, makeup and hairstyling, animated short, live-action short, sound, and visual effects.

Fifteen International features the most unique out of the films from 92 countries and regions that were eligible. The list includes:

Close (Belgium),

Decision to Leave (South Korea),

All Quiet on the Western Front (Germany),

Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s Bardo (Mexico) and

Joyland, (Pakistan its first shortlisted film in the category.

This time Pakistan got its first film to be shortlisted for Oscar 2023 nominations.

India made its international entry into the nominations list with Last Film Show (Chhello Show). Another Indian film, RRR, also hit the shortlist in the category of the most energetic song “Naatu Naatu.” All Quiet on the Western Front was furthermore shortlisted for makeup and hairstyling, score, sound, and VFX.

Three of the biggest female music stars on the planet – Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga shortlisted for Oscar 2023 Nominations for the best original song for

“Lift Me Up” from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,

“Carolina” from Where the Crawdads Sing, and

“Hold My Hand” from Top Gun: Maverick.

The three stars had formerly been nominated for Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards in the same category for the same songs.

These would be the first Oscar nominations for Rihanna and Swift; the fourth for Gaga, who was previously nominated in this category for “Til It Happens to You” from The Hunting Ground (2015) and “Shallow” from A Star Is Born (2018), which won the award.

Nominations voting will start from Jan. 12-17, and nominations will be announced on January 24.

The 95th Oscars in 2023 are scheduled to be held on March 12 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

The complete Oscars 2023 Nominations shortlist follows.


All That Breathes

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

Bad Axe

Children of the Mist


Fire of Love

Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, a Journey, a Song

Hidden Letters

A House Made of Splinters

The Janes

Last Flight Home

Moonage Daydream



The Territory


American Justice on Trial: People v. Newton


Angola Do You Hear Us? Voices from a Plantation Prison

As Far as They Can Run

The Elephant Whisperers

The Flagmakers

Happiness Is £4 Million


Holding Moses

How Do You Measure a Year?

The Martha Mitchell Effect

Nuisance Bear

Shut Up and Paint

Stranger at the Gate

38 at the Garden


Argentina, Argentina, 1985

Austria, Corsage

Belgium, Close

Cambodia, Return to Seoul

Denmark, Holy Spider

France, Saint Omer

Germany, All Quiet on the Western Front

India, Last Film Show

Ireland, The Quiet Girl

Mexico, Bardo, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths

Morocco, The Blue Caftan

Pakistan, Joyland

Poland, EO

South Korea, Decision to Leave

Sweden, Cairo Conspiracy


All Quiet on the Western Front



The Batman

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever


Crimes of the Future



The Whale


All Quiet on the Western Front

Avatar: The Way of Water


The Banshees of Inisherin

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever


Don’t Worry Darling

Everything Everywhere All at Once

The Fabelmans

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio


She Said

The Woman King

Women Talking


“Time” from Amsterdam

“Nothing Is Lost (You Give Me Strength)” from Avatar: The Way of Water

“Lift Me Up” from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

“This Is A Life” from Everything Everywhere All at Once

“Ciao Papa” from Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio

“Til You’re Home” from A Man Called Otto

“Naatu Naatu” from RRR

“My Mind & Me” from Selena Gomez: My Mind & Me

“Good Afternoon” from Spirited

“Applause” from Tell It like a Woman

“Stand Up” from Till

“Hold My Hand” from Top Gun: Maverick

“Dust & Ash” from The Voice of Dust and Ash

“Carolina” from Where the Crawdads Sing

“New Body Rhumba” from White Noise


Black Slide

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

The Debutante

The Flying Sailor

The Garbage Man

Ice Merchants

It’s Nice in Here

More than I Want to Remember

My Year of Dicks

New Moon

An Ostrich Told Me the World Is Fake and I Think I Believe It


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