Thursday, December 18, 2014

The 15th Annual Black Reel Film Award Nominations

Outstanding Motion Picture
Beyond the Lights
Dear White People
Top Five

Outstanding Actor, Motion Picture
Chadwick Boseman "Get on Up"
David Oyelowo "Selma"
Nate Parker "Beyond the Lights"
Chris Rock "Top Five"
Denzel Washington "The Equalizer"

Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture
Rosario Dawson "Top Five"
Gugu Mbatha-Raw "Belle"
Gugu Mbatha-Raw "Beyond the Lights"
Tessa Thompson "Dear White People"
Quvenzhane Wallis "Annie"

Outstanding Supporting Actor, Motion Picture
Nelsan Ellis "Get On Up"
David Oyelowo "A Most Violent Year"
Tyler Perry "Gone Girl"
Wendell Pierce "Selma"
Michael K. Williams "The Gambler"

Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture
Viola Davis "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby"
Carmen Ejogo "Selma"
Teyonah Parris "Dear White People"
Zoe Saldana "Guardians of the Galaxy"
Octavia Spencer "Snowpiercer"

Outstanding Director, Motion Picture
Amma Asante "Belle"
Gina Prince-Bythewood "Beyond the Lights"
Ava DuVernay "Selma"
Chris Rock "Top Five"
Justin Simien "Dear White People"

Outstanding Screenplay (Original or Adapted), Motion Picture
Gina Prince-Bythewood "Beyond the Lights"
John Ridley "Jimi: All is by My Side"
Chris Rock "Top Five"
Misan Sagay "Belle"
Justin Simien "Dear White People"

Outstanding Documentary
Anita: Speaking Truth to the Power
I Am Ali
Keep on Keepin’ On
Time is Illmatic

Outstanding Ensemble
Dear White People
Get On Up
Top Five

Outstanding Foreign Film
Difret (Ethiopia)
The Double! (U.K.)
Fishing Without Nets (Kenya)
Freedom Road (South Africa)
Half of a Yellow Sun (Nigeria)

Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Male
Brandon Bell "Dear White People"
David Gyasi "Interstellar"
Andre Holland "Selma"
Stephan James "Selma"
Tyler James Williams "Dear White People"

Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Female
Jillian Estell "Black or White"
Patina Miller "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1"
Teyonah Parris "Dear White People"
Amber Stevens "22 Jump Street"
Kuoth Wiel "The Good Lie"

Outstanding Voice Performance
Vin Diesel "Guardians of the Galaxy"
Morgan Freeman "The LEGO Movie"
Maya Rudolph "Big Hero 6"
Zoe Saldana "The Book of Life"
Damon Wayans Jr. "Big Hero 6"

Outstanding Score
Terence Blanchard "Black or White"
Kathryn Bostic "Dear White People"
Danny Bramson & Waddy Wachtel "Jimi: All is by My Side"
Mask Isham "Beyond the Lights"
Jason Moran "Selma"

Outstanding Original Song
“It Ain’t Easy” from Top Five - Written & Performed by: Questlove & Elza Colby
“It’s On Again” from The Amazing Spider-Man 2 - Performed by: Alicia Keys & Kendrick Lamar; Written by: Alicia Keys, Pharrell Williams, Hans Zimmer & Kendrick Lamar
“Glory” from Selma - Performed by: John Legend & Common; Written by: John Legend, Common & Che Smith
“Grateful” from Beyond the Lights - Performed by: Rita Ora; Written by: Diane Warren
“What is Love” from Rio 2 - Performed by: Janelle Monae; Written by: Janelle Monae, Nathaniel Irvin III and Roman Irvin

Outstanding Independent Feature
Christmas Wedding Baby
The Retrieval
Una Vida: A Fable of Music and the Mind

Outstanding Independent Documentary
25 to Life
Evolution of a Criminal
Let the Fire Burn
Oscar Micheaux: The Czar of Black Hollywood
Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

Outstanding Independent Short
The Voodoo

Outstanding Television Documentary or Special
Finding the Funk
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown
On the Run Tour: Jay-Z & Beyonce
The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip-Hop
Terror at the Mall

Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series
A Day Late and a Dollar Short
Gun Hill
Rosemary’s Baby
Seasons of Love
The Trip to Bountiful

Outstanding Actor, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Charles S. Dutton "Comeback Dad"
David Alan Grier "An En Vogue Christmas"
Ving Rhames "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Keith Robinson "Lyfe’s Journey"
Larenz Tate "Gun Hill"

Outstanding Actress, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Whoopi Goldberg "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Imani Hakim "The Gabby Douglas Story"
Letoya Luckett "Seasons of Love"
Zoe Saldana “Rosemary’s Baby”
Cicely Tyson "The Trip to Bountiful

Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Richard T. Jones "Lyfe’s Journey"
Harry Lennix "The Fright Night Files"
Mekhi Phifer "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Blair Underwood "The Trip to Bountiful"
Bokeem Woodbine "The Fright Night Files"

Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Tichina Arnold "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Kimberly Elise "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Aisha Hinds "Gun Hill"
Anika Noni Rose "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Vanessa L. Williams "The Trip to Bountiful"

Outstanding Director, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Reggie Rock Bythewood "Gun Hill"
Stan Foster "My Other Mother"
Princess Monique "Seasons of Love"
Russ Parr & R.L. Scott "The Fright Night Files"
Ryan Richmond "Lyfe’s Journey"

Outstanding Writing, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Reggie Rock Bythewood "Gun Hill"
Shernold Edwards "A Day Late and a Dollar Short"
Dayna Lynne North "An En Vogue Christmas"
Peres Owino & Sharon Brathwaite-Sanders "Seasons of Love"
Kimberly Walker "Comeback Dad"

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