Los Angeles musicians who belong to Local 47 of the American Federation of Musicians were employed on six of the films nominated for an Oscar this year. It’s a testament to the skill and talent that union members bring to the film industry.
Listen to the Local 47 Oscars 2019 #ListenLA Playlist and check out the nominated films below.
- BlacKkKlansman (Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum, Raymond Mansfield, Jordan Peele and Spike Lee, Producers)
- Green Book (Jim Burke, Charles B. Wessler, Brian Currie, Peter Farrelly and Nick Vallelonga, Producers)
- A Star Is Born (Bill Gerber, Bradley Cooper and Lynette Howell Taylor, Producers)
Best Original Song
- “Shallow” (A Star Is Born)
Music and Lyric by Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt
Best Original Score
- BlacKkKlansman (Terence Blanchard)
Best Animated Feature
- Incredibles 2 (Brad Bird, John Walker and Nicole Paradis Grindle)
- Ralph Breaks the Internet (Rich Moore, Phil Johnston and Clark Spencer)
Best Animated Short
- Bao (Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb)