Best Picture Predictions

Best Picture contenders

  1. Nomadland (PGA/DGA)
  2. Promising Young Woman (PGA/DGA)
  3. The Trial of the Chicago 7 (PGA/DGA/SAG ensemble)
  4. Minari (PGA/DGA/SAG ensemble)
  5. Judas and the Black Messiah (PGA)
  6. Mank (PGA/DGA)
  7. Sound of Metal (PGA)
  8. The Father

Key points — Chloe Zhao will be the first female of color to wi Picture, Director, Screenplay. Additionally, Nomadland might win Cinematography and Editing.

Nomadland would be the third film to win without a SAG ensemble nomination, after The Shape of Water and Green Book.

The Trial of the Chicago 7 would be the third film in the era of the recent expanded ballot to win Picture without a Best Director nomination.