Oscar Nominations

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2020 Oscar Nominations are here! Four LAFS Alumni worked on 6 films earning 19 Oscar nominations

It’s January and you know what that means—Awards Season! The 92nd Academy Award nominations were released on Monday and three alumni worked on Oscar-nominated films. Our alumni worked on a total of six films earning 19 nominations. We are incredibly proud of their outstanding contributions to the entertainment industry and beyond! We’ll be cheering on our alumni during the Academy Awards airing Sunday, February 9.

Congrats, Ariana Georgescu, Eddie Apodaca, Danielle Adams and Sophia Ochoa!


Harriet the movie

Ariana (Miller) Georgescu

Program Computer Animation 2012
Position Compositor

Harriet has two Oscar nominations, including Best Actress and Best Original Song.

Toy Story 4

Toy Story 4

Danielle Adams

Program Recording Arts 2015
Position Mix Technician

Toy Story 4 has two Oscar nominations, including Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song.

The Lion King
The Lion King

Danielle Adams

Position Assistant Re-recording Mixer (uncredited on screen)

The Lion King has one Oscar nomination for Best Visual Effects

Avengers Endgame
Avengers Endgame

Danielle Adams

Position Assistant Re-recording Mixer (uncredited on screen)

Avengers Endgame has one nomination for Best Visual Effects

Once Upon A Time in Hollywood

Once Upon a time in hollywood blog

Eddie Apodaca

Program Film 2006
Position Grip

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood received ten Oscar nominations. The film was also nominated for five Golden Globes and won three!


Sophia Ochoa

Program Film 2013
Position Key Assistant Location Manager

Bombshell received three Oscar nominations and had two Golden Globe nominations.

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