The 2017 Oscar noms have just been released

The 2017 Oscar noms have finally been revealed!

*Note the absence of Empire Magazine's 'Film of the Year' and the highest-grossing Kiwi film ever 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople'. The Taika Waititi-directed film was eligible for Best Picture and Best Score but was sadly snubbed in both categories.

Check out the list below...

Best Picture:

  • Arrival 
  • Fences 
  • Hacksaw Ridge 
  • Hell or High Water 
  • Hidden Figures 
  • La La Land 
  • Lion 
  • Manchester by the Sea 
  • Moonlight

Best Actress:

  • Isabelle Huppert, Elle 
  • Ruth Negga, Loving 
  • Natalie Portman, Jackie 
  • Emma Stone, La La Land 
  • Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins

Best Actor:

  • Casey Afleck, Machester by the Sea 
  • Andrew Garfield, Hackshaw Ridge 
  • Ryan Gosling, La La Land 
  • Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic 
  • Denzel Washington, Fences

Best Director:

  • Denis Villeneuve, Arrival 
  • Mel Gibson, Hackshaw Ridge 
  • Damien Chazelle, La La Land 
  • Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea 
  • Barry Jenkins, Moonlight