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2018 Oscar Predictions: Best Editing

Two World War II war movies are vying for this year's editing Oscar. Updated 1/14//2018.


Melinda Sue Gordon

The Editing nominations are often a strong indicator of Best Picture contenders. This year’s Oscar frontrunners include period dramas “Dunkirk” and Guillermo del Toro’s sumptuous romantic fantasy “The Shape of Water,” and Martin McDonagh’s angry dramedy “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.”

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”


Jon Gregory (“Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri”)
Paul Machliss (“Baby Driver”)
Gregory Plotkin (“Get Out”)
Lee Smith (“Dunkirk”)
Sidney Wolinsky (“The Shape of Water”)


Michael Kahn (“The Post”)
Joe Walker (“Blade Runner 2049”)

Long Shots:

Valerio Bonelli (“Darkest Hour”)
Walter Fasano (“Call Me By Your Name”)

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