Friday, January 4, 2013

WGA Nominations

The Writers Guild of America announced their screenplay nominees for the 2012 film year. Many screenplays were ineligible for a variety of reasons. The awards will be announced on February 17, 2013. Here is a list of the Original, Adapted and Documentary screenplay nominees.

  • Flight, written by John Gatins
  • Looper, written by Rian Johnson
  • The Master, written by Paul Thomas Anderson
  • Moonrise Kingdom, written by Wes Anderson & Roman Coppola
  • Zero Dark Thirty, written by Mark Boal
  • Argo, screenplay by Chris Terrio; based on a selection from The Master of Disguise by Antonio J. Mendez and the Wired Magazine article "The Great Escape" by Joshuah Bearman
  • Life of Pi, screenplay by David Magee; based on the novel "Life of Pi" by Yann Martel
  • Lincoln, screenplay by Tony Kushner; based in part from the book "Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln" by Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower, screenplay by Stephen Chbosky; based on his book "The Perks of Being a Wallflower"
  • Silver Linings Playbook, screenplay by David O. Russell; based on the novel "Silver Linings Playbook" by Matthew Quick
  • The Central Park Five, written by Sarah Burns, Ken Burns & David McMahon
  • The Invisible War, written by Kirby Dick
  • Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God, written by Alex Gibney
  • Searching for Sugar Man, written by Mark Bendejelloul
  • We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists, written by Brian Knappenberger
  • West of Memphis, written by Amy Berg & Billy McMillin

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