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Indiewire’s 2016 Oscars Bible: Every Interview and Review From This Year’s Nominees

Indiewire's 2016 Oscars Bible: Every Interview and Review From This Year's Nominees

READ MORE:  2016 Oscar Predictions

Best Picture Reviews
“The Big Short”
“Bridge of Spies”
“Mad Max: Fury Road”
“The Martian”
“The Revenant”

Best Director Interviews
Adam McKay, “The Big Short”
George Miller, “Mad Max: Fury Road”
Alejandro González Iñárritu, “The Revenant”
Lenny Abrahamson, “Room”
Tom McCarthy, “Spotlight”

Best Actor Interviews
Bryan Cranston, “Trumbo”
Matt Damon, “The Martian”
Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Revenant” (Featurette)
Michael Fassbender, “Steve Jobs”
Eddie Redmayne, “The Danish Girl”

Best Actress Interviews
Cate Blanchett, “Carol”
Brie Larson, “Room”
Jennifer Lawrence, “Joy”
Charlotte Rampling, “45 Years”
Saoirse Ronan, “Brooklyn”

Best Supporting Actor Interviews 
Christian Bale, “The Big Short”
Tom Hardy, “The Revenant”
Mark Ruffalo, “Spotlight” (Featurette)
Mark Rylance, “Bridge of Spies”
Sylvester Stallone, “Creed”

Best Supporting Actress Interviews
Jennifer Jason Leigh, “The Hateful Eight”
Rooney Mara, “Carol”
Rachel McAdams, “Spotlight”
Alicia Vikander, “The Danish Girl”
Kate Winslet, “Steve Jobs”

Best Original Screenplay Interviews
Matt Charman and the Coen Brothers, “Bridge of Spies”
Alex Garland, “Ex Machina”
Pete Doctor, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley, “Inside Out”
Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy, “Spotlight”
Andrea Berloff, Jonathan Herman, S. Leigh Savidge and Alan Wenkus, “Straight Outta Compton”

Best Adapted Screenplay Interviews
Adam McKay and Charles Randolph, “The Big Short”
Nick Hornby, “Brooklyn”
Phyllis Nagy, “Carol”
Drew Goddard, “The Martian”
Emma Donoghue, “Room”

Best Foreign Film Interviews
“Embrace of the Serpent”
“Son of Saul”
“A War”

Best Documentary Feature Interviews
“Cartel Land”
“The Look of Silence”
“What Happened, Miss Simone?”
“Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom”

Best Animated Feature Content
“Boy and the World”
“Inside Out”
“Shaun the Sheep Movie”
“When Marnie Was There”

Best Cinematography Interviews
Ed Lachman, “Carol”
Bob Richardson, “The Hateful Eight”
John Seale, “Mad Max: Fury Road”
Emmanuel Lubezski, “The Revenant”
Roger Deakins, “Sicario”

Additional Technical Content and Interviews

How They Dressed the Oscar-Nominated ‘Carol’ and ‘Cinderella’ (Video)

How They Transformed Eddie Redmayne Into ‘The Danish Girl’

How They Designed the Characters and Sounds for the Oscar-Nominated ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

How They Designed George Miller’s Oscar-Nominated ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

How They Made the Oscar-Nominated ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ VFX

How They Found the Right Rhythm for Oscar Contender ‘The Big Short’

How They Edited the Oscar-Nominated ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

How They Edited ‘Spotlight’ as a Thrilling Journo Procedural

Oscars: Evaluating the Best Editing Nominees

How They Transformed Surprise Oscar Nominee ‘The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared’

How ‘A Simple Song’ Emotionally Elevates Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘Youth’

How They Scored the Oscar-Nominated ‘Carol’ with a Trio of Love Themes

How Quentin Tarantino and Oscar Frontrunner Ennio Morricone Came Together on ‘The Hateful Eight’ Score

How They Made the Percussive Sound and Score for Oscar Nominee ‘Sicario’

How They Designed Cold-War Era New York and Berlin for Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’

How They Mixed the Chilling Sounds for the Oscar-Nominated ‘Bridge of Spies’

How They Crafted Ridley Scott’s ‘The Martian’ into an Epic and Intimate Journey

How They Created the Sounds for Oscar Nominee ‘The Martian’

How They Made ‘The Revenant’ into a Transcendent Journey for Leonardo DiCaprio

How They Created the Bear VFX for the Mauling of Leonardo DiCaprio in ‘The Revenant’

How They Did the Oscar-Nominated Makeup, Hair, and Sound for ‘The Revenant’

Why ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Should Win the VFX Oscar

How They Transported Saoirse Ronan Between Two Worlds in ‘Brooklyn’

Oscars: Evaluating the Best Costume Design Nominees

‘The Revenant’ Producer Mary Parent Explains What It Was Really Like to Make Her Oscar Nominee

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