Leading up to the 88th Academy Awards, I’ve had the pleasure of speaking with dozens of filmmakers responsible for the Best Picture nominees. In our new Focus On… series, you can catch up with all the conversations I’ve had with many of the nominees and other collaborators on behalf of Awards Daily. Starting with Spotlight, read what screenwriters Josh Singer and Tom McArdle, and composer Howard Shore have to say about their work on one of this year’s Oscar frontrunners.
Spotlight is nominated for six Academy Awards including: Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Film Editing, Tom McCarthy is nominated for Best Director, Mark Ruffalo for Best Supporting Actor and Rachel McAdams for Best Supporting Actress.
Howard Shore Interview
Brian D’Arcy James Interview: From Broadway to Hollywood
Nominated for Best Original Screenplay – Josh Singer – Spotlight
Nominated for Best Film Editing – Tom McArdle – Spotlight